Peer Wellness Educator Volunteer Coordinator

Classification: Student Assistant III
Employee Group: – PSAC
Job Title: Peer Wellness Educator Volunteer Coordinator
Department: Student Services
Wage: $12.85 per hour
Hours of work: – approximately 10 hours per week
Start date: August 26, 2019
Length of appointment: – Aug. 26 to Apr. 1, 2020
Date job posting issued: March 18, 2019
Application deadline: 4:30 pm, May 3, 2019

Duties:

  • Assist in recruiting, screening, training, and supervising of Peer Wellness Educator Volunteers.
  • Plan and promote thematic outreach programs and events to provide education to students on various wellness related topics.
  • Liaise with Personal Counsellors in Student Services and other key internal and external stakeholders, including but not limited to: BUSU, Residence Assistants, and various externally based community organizations.
  • Provide regular progress reports to the Personal Counsellors in Students Services.
  • Develop the necessary communication materials for program development and execution.
  • Manage social media accounts.
  • and other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Minimum 2.5 GPA and a minimum of 24 credit hours completed at Brandon University
  • Experience with event planning and promotion
  • Volunteer coordination and marketing experience
  • Knowledge of campus and community resources
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Respect for and enthusiasm about serving a diverse population
  • Demonstrated knowledge of issues related to wellness

Please forward all applications to:

Marsha Harris – Personal Counsellor
Student Services
Rm 105 A.E. McKenzie Building
204-727-9779
harrism@brandonu.ca