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Peer Leader Opportunity for High School Students

Type:Temporary Part-TimeClosing Date:Thu., May. 29, 2014
Duration:This opportunity will run for 11 months commencing September 2014.Department:Public Health
Union:CUPE 1757Location2201 St. Davids Rd.
Campbell East
Salary:$11.50 per hourWork Hours:6 - 10 hours per week

If you are an innovative thinker, an individual who loves sharing their ideas, and enjoys working with others, then we have the job for you!

Niagara Region Public Health's youth-led peer group REACT will be accepting applications for the paid peer leader positions.

As a member of REACT, you will be given the unique opportunity to work within the community to advocate for healthy lifestyles. You will be focusing on one of the following critical topic areas in our community: Mental Health, Healthy Living, Tobacco and Substance Misuse. All positions require motivated and inspired individuals who are committed to promoting and advocating on behalf of the well-being of Niagara’s youth.

Refuse to be just another face in the crowd, stand up and be a part of the movement helping youth to understand the importance of living a healthy and safe lifestyle.

Frequent training opportunities are offered to all REACT members.

Application Process:

  1. Complete the online application form
  2. Answer a series of questions, which pod you are most interested in working with and briefly explain why
  3. Participate in a group interview.

Other Conditions

This position will work up to 6-10 hours per week; scheduled on evenings and weekends.

To apply for a Peer Leader position, you must be enrolled in and currently attending High School.

Closing Statement

We appreciate receipt of all applications; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be acknowledged.