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Spanish-Language Lupus Support Group Facilitator
Posted July 31, 2014

ORGANIZATION AND PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:
Lupus LA, with offices in Beverly Hills and Boyle Heights, promotes lupus awareness and education, funds novel research and provides a variety of programs and service for people with lupus and their families, helping them to better manage their disease and enhance their quality of life. Our current programs include: bilingual support groups for adults, children and family members, patient education, peer support, referrals to medical specialists and assistance navigating the entitlement and benefits process. Lupus LA is an equal opportunity employer.

HOURS: 
First Thursday of each month 6:30pm-9:00pm (Group meets from 7:00pm-8:30pm)

COMPENSATION:
$30.00-$40.00/hour (Depending on education and experience)

POSITION SUMMARY:
Lupus LA is looking for an experienced support group facilitator. This person will report to the Program Manager. The Spanish-Language Lupus Support Group Facilitator will present educational material and facilitate group discussions relating to lupus. During these groups, the facilitator will provide knowledge, skills and tools for participants to use in order to help them to feel supported.   
Oral and written fluency in Spanish and English is a requirement for this position.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO:
The Support Group Facilitator will:

QUALITIES AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

EDUCATION AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Ability to lift up to 25 lbs.

TO APPLY:
Send Resume and Cover Letter to Katherine McMahon at kmcmahon@lupusla.org, or send via fax to 310 860-9966.

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