Wellbeing Assistant

City Centre Campus Jobs, Part-Time / / / Posted Mar 25th, 2020

Job Category | Part-time, Contract (up to 30 hours/week August 4-31, 2020. 20 hours/week September 1, 2020-April 30, 2021)
Department | Programs
Wage | $16.50/hour
Location of Work | City Centre Campus (CCC)

Posting open until April 17, 2020 at 4:30 p.m.

Job Summary
The Students’ Association of MacEwan University (SAMU) is seeking a Wellbeing Assistant who will report to the SAMU Programs Manager. This research-focused position supports the operations and facilitation of programming at SAMU that falls under the wellbeing stream, by coordinating the planning, executing and monitoring of all program initiatives.


Summary of Responsibilities


  • Execute various initiatives and campaigns that are relevant to student mental and physical wellness, and healthy lifestyle
  • Research, identify and implement new and relevant ideas for ongoing programming, such as the StressLess program
  • Research new potential initiatives to engage students in learning about health and wellbeing through various programming, including but not limited to resource fairs, giveaways, workshops, and blog posts
  • Coordinate some of the operations and initiatives of the Sustainability Program, connecting students to sustainable lifestyle choices, such as SAMU’s Bike Repair Station
  • Collaborate and liaise with other SAMU programs, services, and events, as well as SAMU student groups


  • Build and maintain productive working relationships with internal and external partners
  • Assist with promotional and communication strategies


  • Assist with gathering statistics and feedback for data collection of SAMU programs
  • Perform related administrative tasks, including submitting reports as required
  • Other duties as allocated by the SAMU Programs Manager


Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Must be a current MacEwan student, registered in a minimum of one class
  • General knowledge of SAMU programs and services is considered an asset
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Possess strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication (written and oral), interpersonal, and team-building skills
  • Able to independently research and propose creative and original programming
  • Available for SAMU Part-time Staff training the first week of employment

Terms of Employment

Maximum 20 hours/week (30 hours/week for August 2020), preferably between 8:30 a.m.– 4:30 p.m. Will work around school schedule. Some evening work may be required. Employment will begin August 4, 2020, and will continue until April 30, 2021.

Application Process

Please address all applications to Metta Pusa, Programs Manager. Cover letter and resume needed to be considered for an interview, please include school schedule if available.

We thank all applicants for their interest in this position, but only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

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