Hope Clinic for Women provides a supportive, energetic work environment for those who are committed to the best in professional abortion care. If you are interested in a career with Hope Clinic for Women, please send us your resume with cover letter. We keep resumes on file and will contact you when an appropriate job becomes available.
Those looking for volunteer and internship opportunities may write to us about your interests, skills, and needs. A manager will contact you when positions are available.
Position: Patient Educator
Reports to: Education & Research Coordinator
Direct Reports: None
Professional Level: Mid-level
Classification: Full-time, non-exempt (hourly)
Salary Range: $12-$15/hr
Location: Granite City, Illinois
Diversity is a core value at The Hope Clinic for Women. We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working and growth environment for all employees. We believe every member on our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design and deliver solutions.
The purpose of this role is to provide supports to patients accessing abortion services and other related health care services. Abortion is stigmatized healthcare, and the role of a patient educator is to create a safe, non-judgmental environment where individuals can make informed decisions about their pregnancy options. Patient educators are trained to provide patients of Hope Clinic with medically accurate information through a non-judgmental, patient-centered approach.
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Hope Clinic for Women
Hope Clinic for Women is an independent, LLC, feminist organization that provides approximately 4,000 abortions annually with a growing sexual health practice. We are a state-licensed ambulatory surgery center with more than 30 staff members. Our mission is to advance reproductive health and justice by providing safe, respectful, and accessible abortion and sexual healthcare.
We train health care providers from regional hospitals in first and second trimester abortion care. Hope Clinic for Women is a member of the National Abortion Federation (NAF) and the Abortion Care Network (ACN). We offer comprehensive contraception counseling and will expand our services in the coming years.
Hope Clinic for Women is in the midst of a comprehensive strategic and business planning process to determine our vision for the future, the values by which we will operate, the threats against us and our patients, opportunities to grow and evolve to meet those threats, and a path forward for the next decade. We are currently assembling a team of dynamic and experienced racial equity, healthcare, and organizational development consultants to facilitate a multi-faceted, comprehensive plan that includes business sustainability, organizational vision and values, staff engagement, anti-oppression training, equitable human resources, and a reproductive justice clinic review.
You can find out more about Hope Clinic for Women at https://hopeclinic.com/.