MHAPA has an open position for a part-time Mental Health Recovery Navigator/Health Insurance Marketplace Navigator. The position is in Harrisburg and available immediately. It requires approximately 100 hours per month.
Assist individuals (adult and youth), families, friends and professionals seeking information and guidance regarding how to access needed mental health services and support. Recovery navigator will be responsible for documentation of contacts and compilation of data. Navigator will use existing resources and will be tasked with researching additional sources of assistance.
Outreach to uninsured people that informs of availability of Healthcare Marketplace insurance options for individuals and small employers. Emphasis is on reaching people who need behavioral and physical health care insurance.
Successful candidate will: have excellent communication, public speaking and time management skills; be able to engage people from diverse backgrounds; possess computer skills and be familiar with database work; have reliable transportation for frequent in-state travel; ability to work flexible hours. Prefer lived personal or family member experience in recovery and work experience in insurance, human services, advocacy, or related areas.
We are an affirmative action employer—individuals of color, women and those with lived experience are encouraged to apply.
Please email resume and salary requirements by October 6, 2014 to:
(Use subject line: Navigator Search)
Or mail to:
1414 North Cameron Street
Harrisburg, PA 17103