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Program Specialist, JCA State Health Insurance Assistance Program

STATUS: Exempt; annually grants-funded position

HOURS: Part-time 30 hour per week

WAGE:            High teens to low $20’s when expressed as an hourly wage

GENERAL FUNCTION:

Assist JCA’s State Health Insurance Assistance Program Director in implementation and operation of the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP), the Senior Medicare Patrol Program (SMP) and other related health insurance counseling programs for which JCA receives funding. Provide information and assistance to Montgomery County residents on all aspects of insurance for older adults, including but not limited to Medicare, Medigap and Income Support Programs. Work closely with JCA SHIP Director and JCA’s program volunteers to provide health insurance counseling, enrollment guidance and assistance, and problem resolution pertaining to health benefits attained through Medicare and other public and private sources available to adults age 65 and older as well as to adults under 65 who have long-term disabilities. Serve as a results-driven professional who helps to ensure that JCA’s performance meets or exceeds contract goals and outcomes.  Demonstrate skill in communications, both written and oral.  Demonstrate expertise in working with volunteers.  

For Job Description or to apply with Cover Letter and Resume, contact Harriet.Block@AccessJCA.org.

Marketing Specialist for VillageRides

Program: VillageRides of Montgomery County and Prince George’s

Exempt.  Grant Funded.      Position ends upon termination of grant which is expected to be January 31, 2019.  Continued employment is dependent upon future grant funding. 

Hours:             0.5 FTE 

Salary:              $20 per hour when expressed hourly 

GENERAL FUNCTION:                                                                                                                                                 Support VillageRides, a grant-funded program that works with villages and other community organizations (here, simply called “villages”) in Montgomery County and Prince George’s County, MD to connect volunteer drivers to older adults in need of transportation services. Working closely with representatives of participating villages, increase awareness of the program while providing technical assistance in the recruitment of volunteer drivers and riders.  Help determine appropriate communications channels to reach target audiences to produce heightened awareness and increased volunteer recruitment.  Be a motivated self-starter.  Help ensure VillageRides performance meets or exceeds goals. 

SKILLS, ABILITIES, EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:

  • Ability to work collaboratively with community organizations, various staff and volunteers to achieve program goals.
  • Experience in creating marketing and outreach materials.
  • Excellent computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Photoshop.
  • Outstanding communication skills, both in writing and when speaking.
  • Experience working with volunteers.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in human services, communications or a related field.
  • Two years of relevant, professional work experience. 

To apply or to request a copy of the Job Description:  Contact Harriet Block, Senior Director, Center for Information Services at harriet.block@AccessJCA.org.

 

1140-Employer-Pledge-logo.web.360.207JCA believes in equal opportunity for all workers, regardless of age, and that 50+ workers should have a level playing field in their ability to compete for and obtain jobs. Recognizing the value of experienced workers, we have proudly signed the AARP “Work Reimagined Pledge” — a promise to recruit across diverse age groups and to consider all applicants on an equal basis as we hire for positions within our organization.