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Health Promotion Program Manager

Essential Function
Under general supervision from the Assistant Director of the Student Wellness Center, the person in this position will manage, design, develop, modify, and present health and wellness programs for the campus community.

Primary Duties

  • Manage, develop, and evaluate comprehensive wellness prevention efforts with a focus on mental well-being.
  • Manage the new Student Wellness Center space, including scheduling events, assessing student outcomes, and overseeing operations. This may require working some evenings and weekends, as well as possibly on-call hours. 
  • Develop and oversee a wellness coaching program for students.
  • Conduct seminars/workshops and health promotion activities.
  • Conduct assessment activities to acquire relevant data about student health and wellness behaviors and risks.
  • Provide support to other university departments in developing University and/or departmental wellness policies, procedures, and programs.
  • Serve on University and Student Affairs Division committees that are responsible for shaping policies and programs that address the needs of students, particularly those regarding mental well-being and related issues.
  • Assist in delivering suicide prevention training for the campus community.
  • Write and coordinate grant funding around health and wellness issues, including mental well-being.
  • Demonstrate cultural humility and inclusiveness in working with populations of diverse cultures and identities in addressing health and wellness issues.
  • Work to eliminate or modify environmental factors that contribute to the wellness issues on campus and in the surrounding community. 
  • Develop and implement policies to address health and wellness issues on campus. 
  • Maintain budget for health and wellness programs, events, and initiatives.
  • Supervise undergraduate and graduate student workers as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Education

  • Bachelor's Degree.
  • Seven (7) years of relevant work experience and/or other specialized training can be used in lieu of education requirement.

Required Experience

  • Three (3) years of experience in program development or business administration.
  • May require supervision experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in public health, health education, social work, higher education and student affairs, or a related field. 
  • CHES/MCHES certified.
  • 2 years of related experience working with health and wellness issues in a collegiate setting.
  • Demonstrated understanding of contemporary best practices and research in health and wellness, including mental well-being.
  • Excellent project management skills: ability and willingness to manage flexible workload, multiple tasks, and to work occasional evening and weekend hours.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Experience and commitment to public health and social justice change models.
  • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential matters with discretion and work effectively with students, faculty, and administrative constituencies. 
  • Experience working with a variety of social media platforms.

Physical Requirements

  • Office environment/no specific unusual physical or environmental demands.
  • Must maintain a current driver’s license.

Student Worker Positions

The Student Wellness Center is currently not hiring for any paid student worker positions.  Please check back for future opportunities! 

Service/Internship Hours

If you are interested in working at the Student Wellness Center for a course requirement, the requests will be reviewed on a case by case basis. If interested, please contact Wellness.Center@uc.edu.

Interview or Shadow Experience

If you are a student who wishes to speak to a Student Wellness Center staff member, email Wellness.Center@uc.edu to make arrangements. An appointment will be scheduled with a health promotion professional who will be happy to answer your questions.