Asst. Director of Health Promotion, Sexual Violence Prevention Specialist

Location
Williamsburg, Virginia
Salary
Commensurate with Experience
Posted
May 16, 2018
Ref
Present Position Number FP272W
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Summary

Provide leadership and expertise in public health and health promotion, with particular emphasis on sexual violence prevention and education, and aim to enhance overall student wellness and success. Supports the university’s primary prevention and awareness programs in compliance with the Violence Against Women Act. Program goals include increasing campus (student, faculty, and staff) knowledge and understanding of related university policies and resources, promoting healthy, respectful relationships and sexuality, encouraging bystander intervention and changing behavior and social norms.

Required Qualifications

Masters degree in Public Health, Health Education or related field. Demonstrated knowledge and application of primary prevention, health behavior theory, assessment, curriculum development, program planning/implementation, and evaluation.Highly effective communication skills, both oral and in written. Demonstrated collaboration skills and expertise in population level change. Knowledge of Title IX and Violence Against Women Act regulations preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

Three years of progressively responsible experience in Health Education preferred. Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) or CHES eligible preferred.

 

EEO Statement

The College of William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university. The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.