Health Promotion Coordinator, Student Wellness Services

Location
Cedar Falls, Iowa
Posted
Jun 18, 2018
Ref
51623
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Health Promotion Coordinator
Student Wellness Services


Student Wellness Services is seeking a Part-time Health Promotion Coordinator. Duties include: as directed, develops, implements, and evaluates health education and wellness programs for students; collaborates with other staff in the unit and those in related units on campus in program development and delivery; provides outreach through individual and group consultation on health and wellness topics, including stress management, alcohol and other drug education, sleep, sexual health, and healthy relationships; and participates in broader division and university activities as appropriate. This position is eligible for overtime.

Bachelor's degree in Health Promotion, Public Health, Community Health, Communication Studies or related field; at least one year of experience in health promotion directed toward college students; knowledge of current and emerging college health issues; commitment to diversity and inclusion; and effective communication skills, including oral, written, and presentation required. Student experience will be considered. Some evening and weekend hours will be necessary. Master’s degree in Health, Post-Secondary Education Student Affairs or Communication; familiarity with motivational interviewing strategies; organizational and leadership experience and knowledge of effective marketing strategies, particularly using social media; and health promotion experience in an university setting preferred.  Criminal and other relevant background checks required.

UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.

The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Application materials received by Monday, July 2, 2018 will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit http://jobs.uni.edu.

UNI is a tobacco free campus.