Education and Outreach Specialist

Easterseals UCP, is a non-profit service provider in North Carolina & Virginia. We are seeking a compassionate, caring, and dedicated Education and Outreach Specialist to join our collaborative, multidisciplinary One Community team in the Northern Region of the Trillium service area designed to increase access to care, health literacy, health awareness, and education.

What You’ll Do

The Education and Outreach Specialist serves as a bridge between community members and the providers through outreach and education across the Northern Trillium counties on the East coast of North Carolina. The Education and Outreach Specialist also provides support to the team by attending community events that may include evenings, weekends and holidays. Desirability to flex your schedule is a must to accommodate for events that may be held in the evening or on weekends. This is a community-based position; candidates must reside within one of the following Trillium counties: Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Martin, Northampton, Pasquotank and Perquimans . 

How You’ll Benefit

You’ll earn a competitive rate of $18 per hour based on your education and experience. In addition, we also offer benefits to those regularly working 30 hours or more per week.

Our benefits include:

  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Health Benefits + an optional Flexible Health Spending Account (FSA)
  • Life Insurance, Disability Insurance and more
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program and Legal services, when needed
  • Lots of Merchant Discounts to improve your purchasing power!
  • PSLF qualifier
  • Mileage reimbursement 

What We’re Looking For

To join our team as the Education and Outreach Specialist you must have working relationships with community referrals, the ability to manage multiple projects, and have great attention to detail. We also require the following:

  • High School diploma or GED required
  • Maintain valid NC driver’s license and auto insurance for personal and agency vehicles utilized for work

If you’re a kind, enthusiastic person seeking a rewarding opportunity where you can make a huge difference in the daily lives of the people you will help, please visit

About Easterseals UCP NC & VA

Easterseals UCP is one of the largest non-profit service providers in North Carolina and Virginia dedicated to helping children, adults and families living with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and mental health challenges live their best possible life. Each year, we support 20,000 families by delivering 9 million hours of direct services and a wide variety of life-changing programs in 140 different locations.

We believe in a diverse and inclusive culture that leverages unique strengths, perspectives and viewpoints of its workforce can and will advance our just cause, while building a healthy, sustainable organization. That’s why we listen, seek to understand and act to make our organization a safe place for individuals to be their authentic selves.

Applicants of all abilities are encouraged to apply!