PLS is seeking a full-time Program Assistant for our new Medicaid Protection Program. This position will support to Medicaid Protection Program, including one- two full-time attorneys. There are an approximately 175,000 people enrolled in Medicaid in Western North Carolina at any given time. Though it is hard to predict the demand, we expect to help hundreds of Medicaid enrollees in the 18 mountain counties in the first year.
Passion for promoting justice and overcoming barriers facing low-income people, being a creative and zealous staff member and a team-player and demonstrated commitment to achieving lasting results for clients and low-income communities are all important. By ensuring that the lowest-income people in Western North Carolina have access to full Medicaid services we will raise up opportunities for positive health outcomes at the individual and community levels.

For more information about the position, click here.  The starting salary is $30,000 – $46,600/year, based on experience.

The deadline to apply is February 29, 2020.