Now hiring


Checkpoint BLN is seeking a:

Sexual Health Counselor

part time/full time (30-39 hrs/wk)
for immediate start

Checkpoint BLN is a community-based sexual health clinic for LGBTIQ* people. We offer PrEP, PEP, HIV/STI testing, sexual health counseling, chemsex counseling and STI treatment. See our website for more information about our work and our services.


Your responsibilities at Checkpoint BLN would include:

  • Counseling before and after HIV, HCV and STI tests
    – Counseling on transmissibility, disease progression and treatment of HIV, HCV and STI
    – Selection of appropriate tests and disclosure of test results
  • Counseling on pre and post exposure prophylaxis
  • Prevention counseling
    – Counseling on safer sex, safer use and harm reduction
    – Developing custom risk management strategies with clients
  • Referral to specialized counseling and treatment providers
  • Multi-session counseling on sexual health and chemsex issues
  • Participation in team meetings and committees


We expect:

  • University degree in Social Work, Education, Public Health or comparable
  • Confidence in using modern communications technology and software
  • Language skills in German (B2 or higher) and English (B2 or higher)
  • Engagement with issues of racism and with discrimination faced by LGBTIQ* people


We value:

  • Language skills in further languages
  • LGBTIQ* identity
  • Comprehensive knowledge of HIV, STI, Hepatitis, substance use, HIV prevention and harm reduction strategies


We offer:

  • Participation in an innovative and community-based project
  • Regular supervision and further training


We expressly welcome applications from trans and inter people, people living with HIV, migrants, Black people and People of Color.


Please email your application to by January 23, 2022 using keyword A3/2022/02.

If you have any questions, please email

Checkpoint BLN

Checkpoint BLN
Hermannstraße 256-258
12049 Berlin

030 40 36 46 121


A cooperation between:

To the website of Berliner Aids-Hilfe e.V.
To the website of dagnä
To the website of Schwulenberatung Berlin

funded by: