Economic Benefits Trainer – Adult Medicaid

Work Type
Economic Services

Position Number

$22.90 - $30.91 commensurate with experience

Closing Date
August 21, 2022
Posted August 15, 2022

Agency Name
Wake County Health and Human Services

Work County

Job Location
Human Services Center, Swinburne
North Carolina
Job Description

What You'll Be Doing

Are you a great presenter and communicator? Do you know Adult Medicaid? Did you know that you could use your skills to help others learn, all while giving back to your community? If yes, then you should consider applying to this position! Program and Staff Development is a Division within Economic Services, which consists of Trainers, NC Fast Over the Shoulder Support, Quality Control, and Appeals. The Economic Benefits Trainer is a hybrid role, whose primary focus is on Adult Medicaid Programs such as, SA, PLA, LTC, CAP, SSI, and PACE. A hybrid position moves to where they are needed to perform the required work. The goal of this position is to create a “High Performing Work Team.”  Primary duties include:
  • Designing, developing and provide training to new hires and seasoned staff
  • Ensuring consistent, high quality training curriculum is developed and communicated, that increases the performance of individuals
  • Participating in the analysis, design, development, and facilitation of training efforts and integrating best practices
  • Implementing organizational development services and coordinating programming for professional development
  • Evaluating and reporting on program effectiveness 
NOTE: Wake County Health and Human Services employees are required to be in their current role for a minimum of one (1) year to be eligible to apply for another Health and Human Services position. Upon acceptance of employment you acknowledge that (i) you will rescind your application for any other positions within Wake County Health and Human Services, (ii) if you work in the Health Clinics and Public Health Division, influenza immunization is a condition of initial and continued employment, subject to compliance with federal laws.

About Our Team

Wake County Health and Human Services (WCHHS) is the consolidation of programs and services that include social services, public health, job search assistance, child support, and transportation. Our mission, in partnership with the community, is to facilitate full access to high quality and effective health and human services for Wake County residents. In addition to our numerous standard programs, Wake County Health and Human Services (WCHHS) is engaged in a number of special initiatives that are impacting services and programs throughout our entire agency. Whether legislated down from the changing regulations on the Federal or State level or bubbling up from the entrepreneurial spirit of our staff, you can always look forward to Wake County Health and Human Services implementing new and exciting enhancements to our services and programs.

The Basics (Required Education and Experience)

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Three years of job-related experience
  • Equivalent education and experience are accepted

Beyond the Basics (Preferred Education and Experience)

  • Three (3) years of experience working within Adult Medicaid Programs (PLA, SA, LTC, CAP, PACE and SSI) within a State or County Department of Economic Self-Sufficiency
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field

How Will We Know You're 'The One'?

  • Knowledge of composing policies, presentations, training
  • The ability to convey this information to new and existing employees
  • Skilled at identifying problems, determining possible solutions and working collaboratively to resolve issues
  • Effective writing skills and knowledge of adult learning, instructional design, and curriculum development techniques
  • Knowledge of leadership/management/organizational development, assessment protocols, change management strategies and processes
  • Skilled at operating personal computers and using various Microsoft Office products and web-based systems, etc.
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