National Alliance for Medicaid in Education, Inc (NAME)
Type: Part Time
Preferred Education: Some College
The National Alliance for Medicaid in Education (NAME) is seeking qualified candidates to be considered for the half-time position of Executive Director. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute your gifts and talents to a growing, national level not-for-profit while working remotely and maintaining work-life balance. The Executive Director oversees NAME's operations, functions, and activities and is responsible for providing strategic direction and support to the organization's many volunteers. A more complete list of responsibilities can be found in the job description in the application packet; however, an abbreviated list of how a skillful Executive Director will manage and lead the organization towards the realization of its mission follows:
Provide a high level of positive visibility nationally for NAME and speaks to the media and all other stakeholders on the organization's
Serve as liaison with federal agencies including, but not limited to, the United States Department of Education, the Centers for Medicare, and Medicaid Services, and the Office of Inspector
Educate legislators and policymakers about the impact of current or proposed laws or regulations that impact Medicaid in education and/or school-based health services.
Serve as liaison to NAME's strategic partners and other national organizations working to influence positive health and educational outcomes for students.
Provide information and technical support for Medicaid in education program integrity and expansion to state agencies, state organizations and local education agencies and shares best practices between
Maintain a collaborative relationship with NAME's Board of Directors, committee chairs, and committee members and supports an overall positive organizational
To apply, please email a completed application packet to Luann Purcell, Transition Consultant at hiring@MedicaidforEducation.org A complete package will include the following and should be submitted within one single email:
A detailed cover letter explaining why you should be considered for this position
A comprehensive resume'
A 3-5 paragraph writing sample responding to the prompt, "Describe the interplay between health and education in schools, as you understand it."
*Final candidates will be asked to submit professional references and will be required to complete a background check.
Application and Interview Schedule:
Application due by October 15, 2021
Resume Screening: October 15-22, 2021
Initial Interviews: October 25-29, 2021 (Interactive Virtual-Search Committee)
Final Interviews: November 18, 2021 (Interactive Virtual-NAME Board)
Executive Transition: NAME will work with the successful candidate and their job situation as much as possible but desires a candidate that will be available throughout January 2022 to work on transition activities with NAME's current Executive Director and other consultants before assuming full responsibility on February 1, 2022. Transition activities may include, but are not limited to, email communication, phone calls, and virtual meetings. Appropriate compensation for transition activities will be provided.
About National Alliance for Medicaid in Education, Inc (NAME)
The National Alliance for Medicaid in Education, Inc. (NAME) is a non-profit 501(c) (3) organization comprised of members from the nation's school districts and state Medicaid and Education agencies who are involved in administration of Medicaid claiming for school-based services. Other members are those with an interest in the Medicaid-in-education field such as businesses, consulting firms, non-profit organizations and federal agencies.
Through Medicaid claiming for covered health-related services and Medicaid-related administrative activities, public schools recover some of their costs for serving Medicaid-eligible school-age children.