Wellness Peer Ambassador Program

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All Student Wellness Peer ambassadors are required to adhere to the following responsibilities:
  • Participate in core training designed to assist you in carrying out your duties
  • Strongly consider participating in other training opportunities (e.g. Mental Health First Aid, Bystander Training, etc.)
  • Commit to developing a strong understanding of wellness and wellness-related services on campus and
  • in community
  • Develop and deliver engaging health and wellness events and activities
  • Get involved with or provide support to health and wellness events and activities coordinated by others
  • Attend and participate in regular meetings with your supervisor and/or fellow Ambassadors
  • Communicate to your supervisor your needs in relation to performing your work effectively or anything else
  • that is important to your work as an Ambassador
  • Perform your job to the best of your abilities
  •  Become a Student Wellness Ambassador image
      The Kelowna, Salmon Arm and Vernon campuses are still looking to hire more Student Wellness Peer Ambassadors
      who organize and deliver activities to support student health and wellness. The Wellness Peer Ambassador provides
      information, resources and referrals related to enhancing health and wellness as required in a welcoming and inclusive   
      way. To apply go to Okanagan.bc.ca/workhere and click on Student Employment. Under On-Campus jobs 
      select "Wellness Peer Ambassador - Outreach & Programming". Application deadline is April 30,2020.

     Contact Wellness Ambassador
      Okanagan College
      Student Services
      1000 KLO RD
      Kelowna, BC  V1Y 4X8
      250-862-5451
      www.okanagan.bc.ca/studentservices