Wellness Peers

Wellness Peers support students’ wellbeing by promoting proactive wellness strategies.

Overview

Who can apply?

This position is best suited to experienced students who are seeking a long-term commitment as a volunteer. Preference in terms of selecting candidates will be given to students who can commit two years as a Wellness Peer.

No. of positions available20-25
Time commitment

6 hours per week (see position description for more details on hours and mandatory dates)

Position description

Wellness Peers Position Description 2019-2020

Skills developed
  • Gain skills in health promotion, health education and communication
  • Gain interpersonal skills and communication skills
  • Develop leadership skills and build confidence as a student leader
  • Get training in specific issues relating to student health and wellbeing
  • Gain job-related skills and experience needed for academic programs
Contact

Tam.uden@ubc.ca

Application Process

Complete the application using the link below. You will be required to respond to 3 short answer questions.

More info

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