The University of Notre Dame (ND.jobs) is accepting applications for a Public Health Fellow (Temporary).
Applications will be accepted until 4/23/2019.
The McDonald Center for Student Well-Being seeks an entry-level professional to utilize near-peer student connections to promote and deliver innovative strategies to address holistic student well-being through topics including emotional well-being, alcohol and other drugs, sleep, and more. The focus of this fellowship is to provide support to McWell's programming initiatives. This position will have opportunities for professional and leadership development. Key responsibilities:
Facilitate health promotion initiatives: - In collaboration with staff, facilitate public health outreach on a variety of health topics including: Stress Management, and Sleep Education - Alcohol and Other Drug Education - Participate in the development of new programs and materials to address the health topics listed above. - Serve as Project Lead for McWell Health Hut and Hammocks - Serve as the Project Lead for Glow Yoga - Create content for the Well-Connected Newsletter - Contribute to the McWell social media accounts and contribute to marketing and outreach efforts - Assist in the research design and evaluation of McWell training workshops and other initiatives - Collaborate with campus community organizations and campus partners as needed - Provide support to other departmental initiatives led by McWell staff members, as needed Collaborate with campus partners to foster positive culture change on campus: - Utilize near-peer connection to collaborate with student leaders in developing strategies to foster positive campus culture change as it relates to health and well-being - Provide training opportunities for student leaders and organizations on campus - Work with Residence Halls, peer educators, hall commissioners, and other campus partners to promote well-being Administrative & other duties as assigned: - Contribute, as needed, beyond specific job responsibilities to strengthen collaboration, contribute to smooth and efficient operations, and support the goals of the McDonald Center for Student Well-Being.
Minimum Qualifications: EDUCATION Bachelors degree (class of 2016- 2019) from the University of Notre Dame.REQUIREDSKILLSANDEXPERIENCE Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including demonstrated success with public speaking, training in basic listening skills, and professional writing and editing skills Proficient in word processing/PowerPoint, database management, and graphic design Documented experience with social media platforms Strong attention to detail Demonstrated ability to take initiative and be self-motivated Ability to learn new concepts quickly in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines Demonstrated leadership experience Ability to multitask and balance many projects at once Ability to provide empathetic support Availability to work evening shifts until 7:00pm, Monday Wednesday Thorough understanding of University of Notre Dame student cultureWORKSTYLE Strong commitment to collaborative work Inclusive and welcoming to all students and faculty/staff Willingness to seek guidance when needed Ability to adapt to a changing work environment
Preferred Qualifications: PREFERREDQUALIFICATIONS Familiarity with behavioral health concepts and/or cultural change concepts Previous experience with quantitative and qualitative research methodologies Previous experience in a peer advisor or counselor role (e.g., RA, FYS Peer Mentor, etc.) Previous experience planning and implementing initiatives on campus Track record of success working independently and creatively to identify opportunities, challenges, and solutions.
ABOUT NOTRE DAME: The University of Notre Dame, founded in 1842 by Rev. Edward F. Sorin, C.S.C., of the Congregation of Holy Cross, is an independent, national Catholic university located in Notre Dame, Ind. For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Notre Dame has received Honor Roll distinctions as one of the top 10 higher education workplaces in the country in the Chronicle of Higher Education's annual 'Great Colleges to Work For' survey...and we are proud of it!
This appointment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Applicants will be asked to identify all felony convictions and/or pending felony charges. Felony convictions do not automatically bar an individual from employment. Each case will be examined separately to determine the appropriateness of employment in the particular position. Failure to be forthcoming or dishonesty with respect to felony disclosures can result in the disqualification of a candidate. The full procedure can be viewed at https://facultyhandbook.nd.edu/?id=link-73597.Equal Opportunity Employment StatementThe University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and those candidates attracted to a university with a Catholic identity. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).APPLICATION PROCESS: Please apply online at http://ND.jobs to Job # S19265. For additional information about working at the University of Notre Dame and various benefits available to employees, please visit http://hr.nd.edu/why-nd. The University of Notre Dame supports the needs of dual career couples and has a Dual Career Assistance Program in place to assist relocating spouses and significant others with their job search.
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