Peer Health Educator

What is a Peer Educator?

Peer Health Educators are students at Lasell College helping to educate their peers about health issues affecting college students. Peer Health Educators volunteer their time to educate peers through coordinating peer health education programs, such as alcohol and drug awareness, sexual assault awareness, sexual health, healthy relationships and more.

Peer Health Educators also help coordinate health events, theme days, discussion groups, interactive programs, and help out in the Health Education Office by developing promotional materials, distributing handouts, and doing administrative tasks.

Do you want to become a Peer Health Educator?

Do you enjoy knowing lots of health-related information? Do you like talking to people and helping them? Become a Peer Health Educator at Lasell College.

Expectations:

  • Be a committed member of the Peer Health Educators program.
  • Be willing to promote events, raise awareness, and be a leader and role model on campus.
  • Attend weekly meetings, trainings, and workshops.
  • Commit 1-2 hours a week, with hours increasing during events and decreasing during exam periods.
  • Understand the information and materials about the program.
  • Recruit other Peer Health Educators.
  • Participate in and organize special events sponsored by the Health Education Department.

Qualifications:

  • Must maintain a 2.5 G.P.A.
  • Must be a full-time student at Lasell.
  • Must be able to commit 1-2 hours per week.
  • Must be in good standing academically and judicially.

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