Health & Wellbeing Ambassador

£8.25 per hour 
Part time - 10 hours per week, all year round 
Fixed Term contract until July 2021
Closing Date: 9am Thursday 18 July 2019
Job ref: 64/19

Leeds University Union is a charity that helps over 38,000 students love their time at Leeds. Located at the heart of campus, the Union is a space to meet people, make new friends and get involved.

Find out more about Leeds University Union at www.luu.org.uk or follow us on Twitter @LeedsUniUnion.

We are creating a new team of student Health and Wellbeing Ambassadors to help deliver an innovative and empowering health and wellbeing outreach project in faculties on campus. The aim is to empower students to make a positive impact on their own wellbeing. LUU is seeking to put in place preventative measures to reduce the number of students dealing with more serious mental health issues.

As an Ambassador you will engage with students within a designated faculty or faculties, helping to develop and deliver tailored activities and events, aimed at supporting and enhancing students wellbeing. 

We are looking for candidates with an understanding of the challenges students face and have the skills to help empower others to actively engage in improving and their health and wellbeing. 

You must have excellent communication and presentation skills, be able to work as part of a team and be self motivated. 

So, if  you are committed and highly motivated with an ability to work in a demanding and fast paced, democratic organisation, then this role could be the one for you.

We would welcome applications from BAME and male candidates.

In your application, please explain how you meet the person specification and what you can bring to the team here at LUU.

Closing date:  9am Thursday 18 July 2019     
Interviews:  Tuesday 30 July 2019               

LUU is committed to equality and valuing diversity within its employees. We particularly welcome applications from ethnic minority candidates and male candidates who are currently underrepresented in these roles at LUU.

 

Apply Here

To apply, please download the application pack and forms A and B below. Please ensure that you save the blank forms to your desktop before completion. Once completed, please return both forms to recruitment@luu.leeds.ac.uk.

Internal candidates should contact the People Team for an application form.

Please note that we do not accept CVs.

If you have not heard from us within four weeks of the closing date then unfortunately you have not been successful on this occasion.

Alternative formats of the application pack and forms are available on request by contacting unihr@leeds.ac.uk