About the South Asian Network (SAN):
SAN is a 29-year old grassroots, community-based, nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the health, well-being, and civil rights South Asians living in Southern California. It is one of the only South Asian organizations of its kind, providing outreach, direct services, and advocacy in three key areas: health and well- being, civic engagement, and gender-based violencce. SAN embraces the diversity of the South Asian American community as strength and builds unity among South Asian immigrants in Southern California that does not exist in South Asia itself. It also strives to build alliances among the South Asian community, other immigrant communities, and communities of color in order to advance a shared progressive agenda for Southern California.
The SAN team is composed of highly dedicated, resourceful, accomplished and diverse individuals who are passionate about issues such social justice, empowerment, and diversity and inclusivity. While our work atmosphere is casual, we employ the utmost levels of professionalism, excellence and integrity in our work. For more information about SAN, visit www.sansocal.org.
About the Program Associate, Health role:
Type: Full Time, Non-Exempt
The health unit at SAN, CHAI (Community Health Action Initiative), is an important and growing program at the South Asian Network. We provide outreach and education as well as enrollment and patient navigation support in a variety of public benefit programs and health plans. We also build coalitions with other community-based organizations, service providers, and elected officials to improve community access to quality and affordable physical, oral and behavioral health services. The CHAI Program Associate will service as the program lead and report to the Deputy Director.
To apply, please email a cover letter, resume with salary expectations, and non-academic writing sample to: [email protected]
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.
The South Asian Network is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply.