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Tapestry is committed to providing high quality, compassionate and community-based care to everyone in our region, including the most vulnerable. We are passionate about providing non-judgmental sexual and reproductive healthcare, syringe access and disposal, overdose prevention and education, HIV health and prevention, and WIC family nutrition.

If you are interested in joining a diverse team focused on providing innovative, front-line health care, please review the job postings below and apply by submitting your cover letter and resume to [email protected] or by mailing it to:

Tapestry
Attn: Human Resources Dept.
296 Nonotuck Street, 2nd Floor
Florence, MA 01062

Tapestry provides a comprehensive benefits package to eligible employees, which includes: medical, dental, vision, FSA, 100% employer paid LTD/ADD/life insurance, tuition remission and an Employee Assistance Program.

Tapestry is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.


Harm Reduction Counselor
40 hours per week
Greenfield, MA

Under the direction of the Program Manager, the Harm Reduction Counselor will be responsible for working as part of a team to provide outreach and education to injection drug users and LBGTQAI + individuals in regards to HIV prevention. Primary duties will include: developing effective goals and strategies to identify, access, educate and support injection drug users, MSM and LGBTQAI + individuals in reducing their risk for HIV infection and transmission.

Minimum Required Qualifications:

  • High school graduate or equivalent required along with one year of counseling experience
  • Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Valid Massachusetts Driver’s License
  • Knowledge of HIV/AIDS and Harm Reduction principles and practices
  • Experience with substance use disorder.
  • Experience and ability to work with diverse communities across Western Mass
  • Awareness and involvement with LGBTGAI + culture.
  • Willingness to be trained in blood draws.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to provide high quality non-judgmental services.

For a full job description, please click here.


Nutritionist
40 hours per week
Springfield, MA

Under the direction of the Senior Nutritionist of the WIC Program, the Nutritionist will provide nutrition services to low-risk child applicants and participants. Primary responsibility the Program Nutritionist provides nutrition services to WIC applicants and participants.

Minimum Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in public health nutrition, nutrition, foods and nutrition or nutrition education
  • Demonstrated leadership and decision making capabilities
  • Good communication skills, in both oral and written English
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Sensitivity to the needs of the participant population
  • Availability to work at multiple WIC sites and during program clinic hours as needed
  • Able to sit a desk to use computer and make phone calls
  • Able to carry out typical administrative functions
  • Supports the emission and goals of the agency
  • Valid MA Driver’s License and reliable transportation

For the full job description, please click here.


Harm Reduction Counselor
40 hours per week
Holyoke, MA

Under the direction of the Program Manager, the Harm Reduction Counselor will be responsible for working as part of a team to provide outreach and education to injection drug users and LBGTQAI + individuals in regards to HIV prevention. Primary duties will include: developing effective goals and strategies to identify, access, educate and support injection drug users, MSM and LGBTQAI individuals in reducing their risk for HIV infection and transmission.

Minimum Required Qualifications:

  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Valid Massachusetts Driver’s License and Access to Reliable Transportation
  • Knowledge of HIV/AIDS and Harm Reduction principles and practices
  • Experience with substance abuse
  • Experience and ability to work with diverse communities across Western Mass.
  • Awareness and involvement with LGBTQAI + culture
  • Willingness to be trained in blood draws
  • Ability to work independently and as a team
  • Ability to provide high quality non-judgmental services
  • Strong written and oral communication skill

For full job description, please click here.


Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in volunteering at Tapestry, please complete and submit the Tapestry Volunteer Application for review. For any questions related to volunteering at the agency, please contact us at [email protected] or (413) 586-2016.

Syringe Access Program Volunteer
Hampshire and Hampden Counties
8-16 hours per week

The Syringe Access Program Volunteer will learn about harm reduction, overdose prevention, and the culture and practices of injection drug users. The volunteer will perform administrative duties (answer phones, greet clients, record data of client encounters); offer supplies and education to clients; help to maintain inventory; represent Tapestry at community outreach events; and assist with other tasks as needed. The volunteer may also be responsible for offering supplies and education to clients, assisting with supply inventories, and may represent agency at community outreach events. 

All applicants should have access to reliable transportation and be able to travel between Syringe Access Program sites in both Hampden and Hampshire Counties, as needed (Springfield, Holyoke, Northampton).

Desired Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
  • Spanish language skills strongly preferred.
  • Ability to work independently, quickly and under pressure (essential).
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (essential).
  • Ability to balance multiple responsibilities (essential).
  • Excellent written communication skills (essential).
  • Multi-task oriented with strong organizational skills.
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Access

 

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