JOB DESCRIPTION JOB TITLE: Community Outreach and Education Specialist – Covered California, Insurance Exchanges (Six Open

Positions. Part-time or full time). • POSITION DESCRIPTION: Bienestar is seeking six full-time or part-time employees to conduct community outreach and provide information regarding the health care insurance exchange. The program is funded by Covered California to promote maximum enrollment in health care coverage. Bienestar has been contracted for an 18-month period to serve the San Bernardino, Riverside, L.A. and Orange Counties. The target population is the Latin@ community, with a secondary focus on the Latin@ LGBT. DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: • Conduct community outreach and education to the target population in regards to understanding the different health care insurance coverage offered through the Covered California Insurance Exchange. Bienestar has been contracted to serve the San Bernardino, Riverside, L.A. and Orange Counties. The target population is the Latin@ community, with a secondary focus on the Latin@ LGBT. • The contract is for 18 months to provide outreach and education regarding the implementation of the affordable care act and health care insurance options. • To provide information to the community regarding the different health care coverage insurance options and eligibility requirements. • All staff needs to be certified by Covered California through their orientation workshop. • Ability to travel to the outreach sites and will include some weekends and evenings. Assignments will take place in Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino and Orange Counties. • As part of the Bienestar outreach team participates in planning meetings, represent the organization with the public, officials and community members; and builds and/or strengthen relationships/collaborations with other providers and community organizations. • Keep accurate, up-to-date records and documentation. Prepares program progress reports. • Other related program duties as assigned. QUALIFICATIONS: • High School Diploma or higher level of education. • knowledgeable about health care insurance, the Affordable Care Act, and California Insurance Exchange programs; • Outgoing and with a personal attitude to be able to work with the target population and provide good customer service. • Demonstrated knowledge and/or experience in working with the target population (Latinos and LGBT) for marketing and promotion of information; • Bilingual and bicultural, including comprehensive knowledge of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) communities. • Self-motivated, problem solver, resourceful and energetic. • Excellent verbal/written communication skills. (English and Spanish) • Willing to work evenings and weekends. Salary Range is $14.00 to $16.00 per hour depending on education and experience. The job assignment will be from July 1st, 2013 to December 31, 2014…an 18 month job assignment. Submit Resume to: Hrjobs@bienestar.org or fax to 323 727-0284. Position Will Remain Open Until Filled. Bienestar Is An Equal Opportunity Employer.

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