Work Study Position - Wellness Assistant

Work Study Position - Wellness Assistant

All interested applicants must submit an online application and be able to show proof they have been awarded work study money as part of their financial aid package.

This position is currently filled. Please check back in August for our fall 2014 positions.

Wellness Assistant

Hours: 

8-10 hours a week during academic year.

Schedules are flexible. Academics always come first.

Pay: 

Staring hourly rate is $8.50

Description: 

Assist staff with creating and implementing health and wellness programs and educational materials for the university community.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide administrative support to staff of 10
  • Design health education poster, flyers, display boards and PowerPoint presentations
  • Represent Health Services at educational tables and programs around campus
  • Collaborate with staff to create written content for Health Services web site and educational materials
  • Assist staff with organizing, creating, and on occasion, presenting educational programs to students
  • Conduct research using Dimond Library online databases
  • Manage Health Services Resource Library
  • Make deliveries around campus
  • Photocopying, filing and other duties, as assigned

Successful candidates should:

  • Be eligible for the Federal Work/Study Program
  • Be reliable and able to work at least 8-10 hours per week (during the academic year)
  • Have an interest in health and wellness issues (nutrition, sexual health, wellness, alcohol, tobacco, other drugs)
  • Have experience working with Microsoft Office applications (including Excel, Word, Publisher and Access)
  • Be skilled in conducting research
  • Pay close attention to detail and organization
  • Be professional and able to maintain confidentiality

If you have any questions, please email Jane Shannon at jane.shannon@unh.edu