Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania (PPSP) welcomes resumes for open positions.
Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania (PPSP) is the local affiliate of the country’s leading sexual and reproductive health care advocate and provider. PPSP operates 10 health centers throughout Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties. Nationwide, Planned Parenthood affiliates operate more than 600 health centers, providing medical services and sexuality education for millions of individuals (adults and teens) each year. We also work with allies worldwide to ensure that all people have the right and the means to meet their sexual and reproductive health care needs.
Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania (PPSP) is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a non-discriminatory work environment, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. PPSP is committed to creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion, respect and integrity, customer focus, and innovation.
We offer competitive salary, excellent benefits, and an opportunity to join a diverse team committed to respectful, confidential, top-quality reproductive health services. People of color, bi-lingual, and LGBTQ+ candidates are encouraged to apply. For each position below, please send resume with cover letter and salary requirements or salary in current position to: [email protected]
Listings current as of 02/17/20:
Clinician (Nurse Practitioner):
The Clinician will function in an expanded role in the provision of reproductive health care for women and men. Job duties include, under written Standing Orders of the Medical Director, performing and supervising medical aspects of patient care in contraceptive center in accordance with PPSP Standing Orders and policies and procedures.
Candidates must be licensed or certified as a Nurse Practitioner in the state of Pennsylvania with training in a recognized program or its equivalent; must have experience in reproductive health care including STD’s, contraception, pregnancy sizing and options, counseling experience is essential, and experience in male examination is desirable. Malpractice coverage assumed by clinician if individual coverage required by the State. Our available full-time, part-time, floater, and on-call (per diem or as needed) positions are listed below by location:
- Floater (must be able to work at all Family Planning health centers in Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties) – full-time, benefits eligible 35 hour/week position.
- Norristown (NOHC), Montgomery County – part-time, 5.5 hour/week position on Saturday.
To apply: Email resume, cover letter w/salary requirements to [email protected] and enter position name CRNP and location Floater or NOHC into email subject line.
Health Center Assistant:
Make a difference in people’s lives! Join Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania as a Health Center Assistant. If you have a high school diploma or GED, strong customer service skills, and a desire to work in a fast-paced team environment, consider a career as a Health Care Assistant in one of our family planning or surgical centers. Our available full-time, part-time, and on-call (per diem or as needed) positions are listed below by location:
- Surgical Locust Health Center (SULO), Center City, Philadelphia for a part-time, benefits-eligible, 25 hour/week position
To apply: Email resume, cover letter w/salary requirements to [email protected] and enter position name HCA and location SULO into email subject line.
On Call (per diem) Clinical Research Coordinator:
The On Call Clinical Research Coordinator is a part-time, per diem, as needed position working from center city Philadelphia. This position is responsible to perform a range of activities in Phase II-IV clinical research studies to include recruiting and enrolling subjects and performing other study activities in accordance with good clinical practices, standard operating procedures, study protocols, and contractual specifications.
A High School diploma or equivalent is required; college graduate preferred with minimum of one year experience in research and/or health care. Candidate must exhibit excellent written/oral communication, organizational, customer service, analytical, and problem solving skills; proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and Outlook) and the Internet; ability to be detail oriented and able to enter, track and manage data in various databases; a commitment to accuracy and quality; the ability to prioritize and handle multiple assignments simultaneously and meet deadlines; the ability to work independently and take initiative to address issues with minimal supervision; and the ability to work flexible hours (which may include evenings and Saturdays) and travel to PPSP sites throughout the four-county service area.
To apply: Email resume, cover letter w/salary requirements to [email protected] and enter position name On-Call Clinical Research Coordinator into the email subject line.
Vice President for Advocacy & Public Policy:
If you are passionate about reproductive health and rights and are seeking the opportunity to contribute in a mission-driven environment, consider joining Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania (PPSP) as Vice President for Advocacy and Public Affairs. This is a full-time position that reports to the President/CEO, serves as a member of senior leadership, oversees staff, supports a committed Board of Directors, and provides strategic leadership, direction, and management for all aspects of PPSP’s public policy initiatives.
Key responsibilities of this position include: 1) directing governmental relations efforts for PPSP (registered lobbyist in PA), including developing lobbying strategy; 2) overseeing electoral activities in southeastern PA through our state office political organizations, including working directly with candidates; 3) overseeing the communications and media efforts of PPSP; 4) creating, evaluating and advancing partnerships and communications that shape the climate in which PPSP pursues its goals and provides its programs, along with those that mobilize and increase community support for PP’s issues and services; 5) managing department staff and select volunteers.
The successful candidate must have direct and significant experience with lobbying and community/political organizing programs, media relations, and oversight of campaign activities along with extremely well developed written and verbal communications skills. Must be committed to protecting access to comprehensive sexual and reproductive healthcare, and be able and willing to perform all of the essential functions of the position.
A Bachelor’s Degree is required, preferably in related area; 5+ years of leadership experience in government relations, lobbying, political advocacy, grassroots organizing and media messaging; significant management and supervisory experience are also required.
To apply: Email resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to [email protected] and enter position name Vice President of Advocacy & Public Policy into the email subject line.
Thank you for your interest in interning or externing with Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania. Year round we are able to offer a variety of internships for undergraduate and graduate students interested in learning more about our community outreach, education, marketing, research, and advocacy work. If you are interested in an internship, please email [email protected] with your resume and a cover letter describing what you would like to get out of an internship with PPSP. Someone will follow up with you to discuss available positions.
Clinical Placements for Students and Externs:
Our capacity to host students is limited by our available staff and our patients' needs. At this time, Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania provides clinical placements for medical residents and medical fellows only. Until further notice, we are not providing clinical placements for nursing students (including advanced practice) or externships for medical assistants.