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 08/19/19:
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:
- Castor Avenue (CAHC). Northeast Philadelphia – 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 CAHC, EBLO or NOHC into email subject line.
Are you passionate about community access to high-quality health services and information? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment, providing urgently-needed services to adults and teens and medical leadership to a diverse and talented team? If so, consider joining Planned Parenthood as a reproductive health center clinician. You will be supported by a superior orientation and training program and a responsive management team who shares your passion for your patients.
You must be licensed as a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner in the state of Pennsylvania with training in a recognized program or its equivalent. A minimum of two (2) years of clinical practice is required. You must possess strong clinical skills and experience and/or interest in reproductive healthcare, women’s healthcare, and family planning, to include STI’s, contraceptive, pregnancy sizing, and options counseling. Experience in male examination is desirable.
We have a full-time, benefits eligible, Floater Clinician position available to work Monday through Saturday to include some evenings. Candidates for this position would be required to work as needed at all PPSP Family Planning health centers located in Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties.
To apply: Email resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to [email protected] and enter position name Floater Clinician into the 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:
- Elizabeth Blackwell Center at Locust Street (EBLO), Center City, Philadelphia - full-time, benefits-eligible, 35 hour/week position; Bilingual Spanish Preferred
- Upper Darby Health Center (UDHC), Delaware County, full-time, benefits-eligible, 35 hour/week position
To apply: Email resume, cover letter w/salary requirements to [email protected] and enter position name HCA and location EBLO or UDHC into email subject line.
Purchasing & Inventory Assistant Manager:
The Purchasing & Inventory Assistant Manager position is full-time, 35 hours/week and responsible for ordering, receiving, and distributing all goods, materials and pharmaceuticals requested by affiliate administrative and program staff; monthly pharmaceutical inventory at warehouse and centers and annual inventory audit; training staff assigned to ordering at all centers; and to act as department Charge Person as needed. This position is also responsible to manage the eMapp ordering system including all vendor relationships and formulary discount management for 340B and 318 including HIN numbers; coordinate all formulary decision with Lead Clinician at both affiliates; relay changes to Next Gen administrators as needed; prepare monthly financial and inventory reports; and to research pricing and manage the competitive bidding process.
Candidate must possess a High School diploma or equivalent with relevant post-secondary education program or approximately two years of equivalent medical environment experience; outstanding written/oral communication, organizational, and customer service skills; arithmetic, analytical, and problem solving skills; advanced computer skills, including mastery of the Microsoft Office suite and ability to learn new applications quickly. Must perform well under stress, be able to work independently and collaboratively, and pay close attention to details. Must maintain confidentiality of sensitive information, demonstrate flexibility and teamwork, and incorporate customer satisfaction into all aspects of operation. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. Experience with Afaxyx, eMapp, and QuickBooks accounting software is a plus.
This position will be based in center city Philadelphia and is required to travel to all 19 health centers.
To apply: Email resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to [email protected] and enter position name Purchasing & Inventory Assistant Manager into the email subject line.
The Security Officer is a part-time, 30 hour/week, benefits-eligible position working primarily at our center city Philadelphia location. Under the direction of the Security Manager, the Security Officer will develop and implement practices and procedures for the safety and security of all PPSP Facilities and events, monitor building entrances/exits at all times during business hours, and screen all persons and packages entering the buildings.
Candidate must be certified under PA Act 235 and possess a High School Diploma and a minimum of five years’ experience in security/law enforcement. Health care security experience is desirable. Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential. Must be assertive and comfortable dealing with diverse groups of people. Must have a strong understanding and commitment to excellent customer service. Must present a professional appearance and courteous manner. Must have demonstrated dependability and good judgment. Saturdays and evening schedule required. Must have an understanding of OSHA regulations.
To apply: Email resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to [email protected] and enter positionname Security Officer into the email subject line.
The Surgical RN position is responsible to provide excellent customer service to patients in compliance with overall PPSP mission, goals and in compliance with federal, state and PPFA regulations. In addition, this position is also responsible to provide nursing care to patients during procedures and in the recovery area.
This position requires a candidate with a BSN Degree, Pennsylvania RN License, BLS, ACLS & PALS certifications and with OB/GYN or emergency room experience preferred; working knowledge of contraceptive technology required; demonstrated ability to relate to persons of diverse background and ability to communicate effectively with clients; previous experience interviewing and educating patients; ability to intervene in crisis situations, and demonstrated ability to effectively manage a medical emergency. Our available full-time, part-time, and on-call (per diem or as needed) positions are listed below by location:
- Surgical Far Northeast Health Center (SUFN) and Surgical Norristown Health Center (SUNO) for a benefits eligible, part-time 32 hour/week position. This position is 25 hours at our Far Northeast Philadelphia location and 7 hours at our Norristown location in Montgomery County.
- Surgical Far Northeast Health Center (SUFN) in Far Northeast Philadelphia for a part-time15 hour/week position
To apply: Email resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to [email protected] and enter Surgical RN and location SUFN into the email subject line.
Vice President for External Affairs:
If you are passionate about reproductive health and the opportunity to contribute in a mission-driven environment, consider joining PPSP as Vice President of External Affairs. This is a full-time position, reports to the President/CEO, supports a committed Board of Directors, serves as a member of senior leadership, oversees a staff of four, and provides strategic leadership, direction, and management for all aspects of PPSP’s external affairs initiatives.
Key priorities of this position will include, but are not limited to, the following: 1) create, evaluate and advance 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 PPSP issues and services; 2) direct governmental relations, political organizing to include working directly with our state office on electoral activities in southeastern PA, public advocacy and media efforts; and 3) manage External Affairs staff and volunteers.
Successful candidate will possess extremely well developed written and verbal communications skills, along with direct experience with public affairs programs, media relations, government processes, campaign, lobbying and community/political organizing programs. Must understand the goals and philosophies of Planned Parenthood, be committed to providing quality healthcare, excellent customer service, 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 also required.
To apply: Email resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to [email protected] and enter position name Vice President of External Affairs 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.