Regional Outreach Assistant

Nile Sisters Development Initiative
July 2, 2021
Glendale, CA, San Diego, California
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Contact Name
Tonya Amy
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Reporting to the Senior Program Manager, the Regional Outreach Assistant is responsible for community engagement and outreach activities for participants enrolled in a health education program across Los Angeles and San Diego Counties.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES (Below functions are not exhaustive and may be altered by Leadership to the extent it aligns with the position.)

  • Conduct outreach to, orient, and enroll participants in a health education program
  • Develop culturally and linguistically proficient program handouts
  • Conduct and promote program workshops and services
  • Promote the program through various outlets including electronic newsletters, social media, presentations, and outreach
  • Manage referrals and provide culturally proficient services/case management to program participants
  • Identify resources available through community programs and services for program participants
  • Develop and support regional health-focused coalitions
  • Assist with accurate and complete data management and program reporting
  • Assist with general office tasks and upkeep
  • Other projects as assigned by leadership


  • Willingness to support and promote the NSDI mission and vision.
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.
  • Must be punctual, with solid time-management skills.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and meet tight deadlines
  • Flexible and able to retain new skills quickly and accurately.
  • Must be resourceful and exhibit excellent problem-solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail with impeccable organizational skills
  • Adhere to confidentiality mandates and professional conduct.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Must be a motivated self-starter able to function both independently and effectively in a collegial manner with co-workers, and decision-makers.
  • Ability to relate to the public and governmental agencies in a pleasant, patient, and professional manner.
  • Ability to function independently and to work
  • Ability to present information to public groups of varying ages effectively.
  • Possess intermediate software skills (Microsoft Office Suite, Google Suite).
  • Must have a valid California Driver’s License, automobile insurance, and a reliable personal vehicle and be willing to use it on the job (standard IRS mileage reimbursement provided).


  • Bilingual in Arabic, Swahili, or French
  • Interest in health advocacy and women's health
  • Experience working with diverse backgrounds
  • Ability to create engaging materials and presentations


  • Full-time – 40 hours/week, $18.00 per hour.
  • Work will be performed in community settings, remotely, and at NSDI headquarters in an office setting and requires electronic equipment, including a computer, telephone, etc.
  • Flexibility in schedule, including scheduled weekends, when necessary.
  • Visual/hearing ability sufficient to comprehend written/verbal and telephone communication. Ability to sit for long periods, standing, computer entry, walking, repeated bending, lifting and carrying up to 20 lbs, reaching.
  • NSDI promotes a safe and healthy work environment and provides appropriate safety training for all personnel as required.
  • Position includes domestic travel to meet with partners and stakeholders.
  • Paid holidays after 6 months of employment; room to advance in the organization.
  • Benefits after 90 days

Application Process:

Please apply to the job posting only.  No phone calls or fax submission.  We currently do not need the assistance of staffing agencies.


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