Responsibilities

 

based wellness and health promotion initiatives, focusing on primary prevention and risk reduction for a campus population of 30,000.  Programmatic and coaching areas include high risk drinking, tobacco and other drug abuse prevention; health relationships, sexual and reproductive health, including contraception and STI/HIV prevention; violence and sexual assault prevention; stress management, sleep, and other life skills; women’s health; men's health; other health topics. S/he creates quality programs that are inclusive, accessible and instill mattering and belonging. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • 30% Implement culturally sensitive health education programs and presentations and conduct wellness coaching based on students’ needs, interests, developmental stages and learning styles; teach in both curricular and co-curricular settings.
  • 25% Coordinate the implementation and assessment of the required online substance abuse and sexual violence prevention education module, MyStudentBody Essentials Course; identify campus trends, examine in light of national aggregate data, and share information widely to inform practice. 
  • 20% Implement large, campus-wide health promotion events incorporating the support and involvement of campus partners, student organizations, and living groups; lead development of WHP content for engaging health education communication and promotional materials, including liaising with SHC Design and Communications Specialist and contributing content to share on multiple social media platforms. 
  • 15% Lead program initiative as assigned by supervisor; coordinate the implementation and assessment of health surveys; maintain compliance with federal mandates and share findings broadly with campus partners.
  • 10% Collaborate with the Director, Assistant Director, and the entire Wellness and Health Promotion staff; coordinate educational services with Student Health Center staff, other University academic and non-academic departments, and community-based organizations; represent the Student Health  Center at campus and community events.  Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Health education/health promotion, public health or other area related to defined responsibilities.
  • Specific Experience - Experience in pedagogy, health education, curriculum and behavioral change and/or student development theories; multimedia communications, research methodologies.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Health education/health promotion, public health or other area related to defined responsibilities.
  • Years of Experience - 2 years of full-time professional experience in a capacity related to the duties to be performed.

Special or Physical Qualifications:

  • Due to the nature of the position and/or position responsibilities, this position shall be subject to drug/alcohol testing in accordance with University Policy Statement 67.
  • Ability and willingness to work some evening and weekend hours.

How to Apply

 

 

To apply:

https://lsu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/LSU/job/0005-Student-Health-Center-Cl-Infirmary/Wellness-Coordinator_R00051159

 

Company Profile

Louisiana State University (officially Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, commonly referred to as LSU) is a public coeducational university located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The university was founded in 1853 in what is now known as Pineville, Louisiana, under the name Louisiana State Seminary of Learning & Military Academy. The current LSU main campus was dedicated in 1926, consists of more than 250 buildings constructed in the style of Italian Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio, and occupies a 650-acre (2.6 km²) plateau on the banks of the Mississippi River.
LSU is the flagship institution of the Louisiana State University System. In 2015, the university enrolled over 26,000 undergraduate and over 5,000 graduate students in 14 schools and colleges.


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