Health and Well-being Ambassadors

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Health & Well-being Ambassador are a team of students that work under Student Health & Well-being to promote the growth of health and wellness at Michigan Tech. Ambassadors play a vital role in reaching students through presentation, well-being programs, and events. Health and Well-Being Ambassadors are responsible for providing support and leadership to other Health and Well-Being Ambassadors and participants of Student Mental Health and Well-Being programming. The success of Michigan Tech students is the most important measure of our progress.  Given this, we are committed to inspiring: 

  • An engaged community that actively seeks improvement through acceptance and understanding.
  • Students to achieve world-class scholarship through academics, research, and continued learning.
  • The explorations and creation of all possibilities through innovative use of their skills and knowledge.
  • Individuals to hold themselves accountable, and to act with integrity, honesty, and diligence.
  • The tenacity required to make ethical choices and to preserve through all obstacles.
  • Providing a diverse and inclusive community that encourages involvement and a free exchange of ideas.
  • Valuing creativity, leadership, and excellence.
  • Being innovative and supportive in our programs, policies, and procedures.
  • Supporting students’ intellectual, professional, and personal growth.

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Job Responsibilities 

  • Work cooperatively with other ambassadors on programs, presentations, and other activities.
  • Assist the Assistant Director of Health Promotion and Prevention and the Student Health and Well-being Coordinator with general activities related to the position.
  • Assist in the development, delivery, and evaluation of Student Mental Health and Well-Being programs and presentations. 
  • Participate in the development and design of passive health education programming (stall journals, brochures, posters, social media, webpages, etc.).
  • Attend scheduled Student Mental Health and Well-Being meetings and events. 
  • Make a minimum commitment of one academic year; more if possible.
  • Perform other duties as assigned and discussed with supervisor. 

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Minimum Qualifications

  • Sophomore status (preferred). 
  • Strong interest in preventative health and wellness.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to work well on a team.
  • Working knowledge of computer software including Microsoft office, Google, and Adobe Suite.
  • Demonstrated understanding of the purpose of Student Mental Health and Well-Being, and ability to represent the Student Health and Well-being team in a positive and professional manner.
  • Non-judgmental and open-minded attitude with the ability to meet the needs of different cultures, religions, abilities, sexual identities, and political affiliations.
  • Creativity, initiative, motivation, integrity, and a positive attitude. 
  • Maintain a 2.5 minimum grade point average. 
  • Free of University disciplinary sanctions imposed by the University Judicial System before and during employment. 

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If you are interested in becoming a Health & Well-being Ambassador, complete this application and email it to,along with any questions or inquires you have.