Benefit Education Coordinator

Position Status




NHC Position Type

Health Education

Major Duties and Responsibilities

  • Scheduling and coordinating intervention/class logistics
  • Creating healthcare and wellness educational materials
  • Facilitating and conducting healthcare and wellness trainings and classes
  • Implementing and executing program using established protocols¬†
  • Conducting data collection
  • Planning and preparing for classes
  • Keeping and organizing documentation and records
  • In the space below, list other major duties. Note: Major duties represent at least 10% of the time on service.:
  • conducting in person and virtual store tours to educate participants how to shop for WIC benefits

Characteristics of an Ideal Candidate

  • Compassionate
  • Experience with public speaking
  • Non-judgmental
  • Self-starter
  • Multi-tasker; ability to balance
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient computer skills and data entry skills
  • Passion for community outreach or helping others to improve their health a plus

Knowledge Required for the Position

  • Knowledge of AmeriCorps/Health Corps member requirements
  • Skill with Microsoft Office or other software for a variety of data processing operations involving a range of problem solving, record keeping, correspondence, and service tracking options


  • Member uses initiative in carrying out recurring assignments following set procedures, independently.
  • The supervisor assigns service activities in terms of project objectives and basic priorities and is available for consultation in resolving controversial issues.


  • The service activities are reviewed for accuracy through spot checks, through complaints from customers, and through observation of the Member at service.


  • Member must use considerable judgment in adapting current or developing new guidance.


  • The Member must develop new techniques, methods, or approaches to complete service position assignments.

Purpose and Impact of Service Position Assignments

  • Member provides timely services of a personal nature to others.

Nature of Contacts

  • Clients

Purpose of Contacts

  • To motivate, influence, or educate people to support change behaviors.

Special Considerations

  • Significant travel (more than 25%)
  • In the space below, provide additional information or explanations.:
  • It would be helpful to have a vehicle.

Criminal History Check Requirements Beyond NHC Standard Checks

Require Act 33/34 and FBI fingerprinting