Servicing the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community

OUT provides direct health services to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, MSM, sex workers, and injecting drug users, including HIV testing, counselling, treatment and general lifestyle advice and support.

OUT has been in existence for more than 21 years and is dedicated to the building of healthy and empowered LGBT communities in South Africa and internationally, while reducing hetrosexism and homophobia in society.

Job openings at OUT: Peer Educators

S/he must have Matric/Equivalent. S/he must have strong people skills and have strong networks within the LGBTI community in and around Pretoria. Other qualities include ability and experience in working with key populations, maturity, must be willing to work long hours/weekends when required, ability to work well with mainstream health services, a focus on achieving outputs and data capturing.

The position is based in Pretoria. It is an initial one year contract renewable pending on funding and performance. There is a three month probation period.

Please forward CV’s to Lerato Phalakatshela at leratop@out.org.za; 012-430 3272. Closing date for applications is 6 November 2015 at 16:30. We would ideally like the position filled as from 16 November 2015. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. We reserve the right not to make an appointment.

OUT is 21-years-old and serves the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) community in Pretoria and beyond. Our focus is on health issues of men who have sex with men (MSM) and LGBTI people as well as hate crimes and community building.

Services
Have you been threatened, hit, raped or had your property damaged or stolen because you are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex (LGBTI)? Then you have been a victim of a hate crime.
OUT offers exciting training to mainstream service providers and other interested parties. The training assists individuals to understand themselves as sexual beings.
Currently OUT distributes safer sex packs to a range of venues in Tshwane that are utilised by gay men and lesbian women. These packs also include responsible sex messaging, appropriate barrier methods and lube.
OUT's Engage Men’s Health project offers free and confidential sexual health services to gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men (MSM).