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Tennessee Health Care Campaign, Inc

Storybook Coordinator

Tennessee Health Care Campaign, Inc


Job Summary

The Tennessee Health Care Campaign is a statewide nonprofit, non partisan organization. Our mission is equitable, affordable, quality health care for all Tennesseans.

We are seeking a candidate with strong communications skills to develop stories that lift up the experiences of rural Tennesseans and highlight the need for better health policies.

Job Responsibilities

  • In cooperation with the executive director, develop a detailed  workplan for the project.
  • Collect, develop and deploy consumer stories in a story sharing campaign focused on rural health disparities, TennCare and access to affordable, high quality and equitable healthcare.
  • Identify and interview Tennesseans and document their stories respectfully and with ethical considerations while guarding confidentiality as appropriate.
  • Coordinate consumers’ schedules and needs with audio/visual contractor(s) to produce high quality multimedia stories.
  • Develop a storybanking kit and training.
  • Build relationships with statewide and local organizations who can contribute to the organizations’ story-collection efforts.
  • Draft interview notes, personal stories, testimonials, op-eds, blogs, and letters.
  • Document all necessary permissions and waivers and maintain in an organized database.
  • Work with THCC staff to share stories with federal and state policymakers.
  • Work with YHCC staff to prepare and share stories with the media in the form of press releases, op-eds, press conferences, media events, and radio and television interviews.
  • Produce a monthly e-newsletter and regular social media posts.
  • Other duties as assigned by the executive director.


  • An associates degree in a relevant field, or equivalent professional experience in journalism or community organizing.
  • Ideal candidates will have equivalent professional experience working with people who have lived experience with Medicaid and other safety net programs and living in rural Tennessee.
  • Excellent communicator with interpersonal skills and the ability to build rapport and trust.
  • Strong writing and editing skills, as well as the ability to adopt the style, tone, and voice accordingly when documenting personal stories.
  • Well organized and detail oriented with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with many different stakeholders and constituencies.
  • Knowledge of issues and initiatives that affect low-income people.
  • Past experience producing content for websites and social media. Knowledge of how to use Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
  • Must be willing to travel on a statewide basis; position will spend much of the time out in communities meeting with impacted individuals, depending on public health precautions in place.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Reliable vehicle with valid driver’s license and auto insurance.

Additional Information


Paid sick leave, vacation and holidays.

Mileage reimbursement

Flexible hours, work from home

How to Apply

THCC is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. We are dedicated to hiring employees who reflect the communities we serve, including women, people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, and people with disabilities.

Send resume and cover letter to Judy Roitman, Executive Director: director@tnhealthcarecampaign.org


  • Date Posted: February 20, 2023
  • Type: Part-Time
  • Job Function: Communications / Marketing / PR
  • Service Area: Health (Physical, Mental)
  • Start Date: 04/01/2023
  • Salary Range: $17,000 - $20,000
  • Working Hours: Part-time, 20 hours/week, flexible hours