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The Public Policy and Education Fund (PPEF), a non-profit organization with offices throughout New York State, has a position available related to enrollment in health insurance programs under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the landmark law passed by Congress in 2010.


Under the ACA, individuals, children and small businesses can enroll in health insurance coverage under health insurance “exchanges.” In New York, the exchange is called “NY State of Health,” https://nystateofhealth.ny.gov/. The state funds “navigators” to recruit individuals and small businesses who may wish to enroll in health coverage, to advise them as to their health insurance options, and to assist them to enroll. Our navigators also do community outreach to publicize the program.


The position is full time for one year employment July 2021 – July 2022.


Skills/Qualifications: 

  • Undergraduate degree strongly preferred. High school strongly preferred
  • Experience in social service delivery with individual clients and community organizing or equivalent volunteer
  • Experience in recruitment and outreach is highly preferred.
  • Experience in public speaking is preferred
  • Strong preference for applicants who are fluent in both English and Spanish or otherwise multilingual.
  • Support of health care reform mission.
  • Comfortable with data entry.
  • Experience in Microsoft office tools and email


Core Responsibilities:

  • Recruit individuals and small businesses who may wish to enroll in health coverage with New York State of Health. 
  • Advise NYS residents to their health insurance options
  • Assist in enrollment
  • Community outreach
  • Weekly and monthly reports


This position is 40 hours/week, with nighttime and weekend hours, especially during the open enrollment period of NY State of Health.


Any travel is primarily local during the business day, and periodic travel is required across New York State as needed. We require a reliable car and a valid driver’s license; significant local travel and occasional out of area travel is required (travel is reimbursed). 


Salary and benefits: The salary range for this position is $40,000 depending on experience. We offer a competitive full benefits package.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer. People of color are strongly encouraged to apply.

The Public Policy and Education Fund (PPEF), a non-profit organization with offices throughout New York State, has a position available related to enrollment in health insurance programs under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the landmark law…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

$40,000 - $40,000

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
94 Central Avenue, Albany, NY 12206, United States

How to Apply

https://nexusmanagement.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=158

https://nexusmanagement.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=158

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