PHE Volunteer Application Application Guide Current OR former PHE volunteers with a PHE Community account, please apply here through the "Open Positions" link on the home page. Failure to make the correct selections within the numbered sections below will result in longer application processing times. PHE's system is designed to work optimally on Google Chrome browsers. Further questions can be addressed with your respective Program Manager. 1. Choose Your College All Affiliated Colleges: Barnard College - Columbia University Baruch College Brooklyn College California State University East Bay California State University Northridge City College of New York Fordham University Fordham University - Lincoln Center Harvard University Hunter College New York University (NYU) Northwestern University Occidental College San Francisco State University Stanford University University of California Berkeley University of Chicago 2. Select Your Position All Current Positions: 2019-2020 - Barnard College - Columbia University - Health Educator - New 3. View Position Details Position Details: 2019-2020 - Barnard College - Columbia University - Health Educator - New Position Level: Health Educator Position School Year: 2019-2020 Application Deadline: May 30, 2020 Interviews Start: September 9, 2019 Interviews End: May 30, 2020 4. View Position Description and Apply! Position Description: DescriptionPeer Health Exchange (PHE) is a non-profit organization that empowers young people with the knowledge, skills, and resources to make healthy decisions. We do this by training college students to teach a skills-based health curriculum in public high schools that lack health education. PHE’s vision is, with our partners, to advance health equity and improve health outcomes for young people.PHE Health Educators (HEs) are volunteers. They learn PHE workshops and deliver them to young people in public high schools. Time Commitment Four to six hours per week to… Facilitate one workshop weekly to the same classroom of studentsPractice and prepare for upcoming workshopsAttend a Volunteer Orientation and Volunteer Training Retreat as well as one Workshop Group Meeting each week throughout the year ResponsibilitiesPHE HEs will: Learn PHE workshops and how to teach them effectivelyAttend the mandatory Volunteer OrientationAttend the mandatory Training RetreatAttend mandatory weekly Workshop Group meetings Incorporate direction and evaluation from their LC Member in order to develop and improve their teaching skillsLearn and commit to teaching a workshop per week in an assigned PHE partner high school Build quality relationships with the students in your classEnsure that all workshop technology is accounted for and in good condition after use Provide weekly peer feedback to support the growth of HEsMake PHE an extracurricular priority QualificationsPHE is looking for someone who: Desire and ability to build strong relationship across lines of social difference, specifically race, class, gender, and sexuality. Is committed to the PHE missionIs willing to develop and improve their facilitation abilityWill commit four to six hours per week, including all mandatory meetings and teaching at least one workshop a week for the entire academic year BenefitsPHE HEs will: Have the opportunity to partner with local communities, and exchange knowledge, skills, and resources with young people. Opportunity to receive recommendations and references for graduate school, internships, fellowships, awards, and jobs Develop strong facilitation and classroom management skills through firsthand classroom experienceDevelop valuable interview and job skills such as public speaking and interpersonal skills Learn valuable health information Learn about career opportunities Learn about the public service, public health, and education sectorsLearn about job and internship opportunitiesHave the opportunity to apply for jobs at PHE after graduation Be an integral part of the campus community Develop friendships with a diverse group of fellow studentsHelp build a lasting campus organization by recruiting friends and classmatesHave the opportunity to apply for leadership positions within PHE Contact: To apply to be a PHE Health Educator, visit www.peerhealthexchange.org/apply. I have read and understood the Peer Health Exchange Health Educator Volunteer Description.