Athletics and Recreation

Student Assistant (Health and Wellness) - Athletics and Rec

Description

The student was responsible for assisting with the promotion and delivery of a variety of Health and Wellness related events and activities. They assisted with the creation of news items, promotions, and communications to the VIU community and external community partners regarding health-related activities.

Position Overview

The student is responsible for assisting with the promotion and delivery of a variety of Health and Wellness related events and activities. A significant part of the role is assisting with the creation of news items, promotions and communications to the VIU community regarding health-related activities. This position also communicates and networks with VIU and external community partners regarding health-related events and activities.

Position Requirements

  • An understanding of health and wellness related issues and health promotion practices

  • Excellent written and communication skills 

  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team are essential 

  • Strong computer skills, including graphic programs, are an asset

  • Some evening and weekend work will be required

Graduate Attributes Associated

Students in this position will gain skills in their capacity to engage in respectful relationships, collaboration, oral communication, safe and ethical practices, and intercultural perspective.

Sign Up Directions

For more information, please contact Danielle Hyde, Manager, Sports Facilities and Campus Recreation, at Danielle.Hyde@viu.ca