INTERN: Wellness Early Care and Education
|Opportunity Type:||Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity|
|Category:||Human Services and Public Health|
|Time Commitment & Minimum Age:||120 hours; schedule to be negotiated; This is an internship designed for people currently enrolled in a public health program|
Boulder, CO 80304
Some opportunity to work remotely
The Child Health Promotion (CHP) Program at BCPH promotes the health and wellness of children and families in Boulder County, with particular emphasis on improving the health, safety, and quality of care for children in child care settings.
|Duties and Responsibilities:||
Description of Work: This position will develop a menu of staff wellness initiatives for child care programs to choose from to support the health and well-being of their teaching staff. The development of wellness options could range from a structured series of health offerings (e.g. health education on stress management, yoga classes, and health risk assessment) to a customized culture of wellness within an organization (e.g. collection of healthy recipes and walking meetings).
Duties and Responsibilities:
|Qualifications and Requirements:||
Education: Bachelor’s degree in health or other relevant field. Graduate-level study in public health, medicine, or related field is preferred.
Experience: Previous experience working with adult or child health education curriculum and with data analysis, research, and evaluation is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
|Training Dates and Information:||
Training and Orientation: Training and orientation about the program and position will be provided by CHP staff and will include a description of program activities.
BCPH Volunteer/Intern Services Program