HLC: Peer Educator (S9862C)

Summary, Scope, and Responsibilities

The Health Center Peer Educator will be trained by Health Center personnel to facilitate student workshops that are designed to increase students’ knowledge regarding specific student health topics such as substance use, sexuality issues, and eating disorders. Peer Educators will attend 8-10 hours of paid training with other Peer Educators before presenting 2-3 programs per semester. Peer Educators will work in teams of two when facilitating student workshops in residence halls.

Specific responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:

  • Assist in collecting information for Health Center Surveys and tabulating results
  • Assist in designing posters, fliers, and other printed Health Center materials
  • Phone calls
  • Library and internet searches on health information as requested
  • Other duties as assigned



The Basics

Department: Health Center
Supervisor: Cindy Visbaras
Office Location: 31 Campus Ave
Email: cvisbara
Pay Grade: C
Workers: 6

Qualifications, Requirements, and Responsibilities


REQUIRED: Bates student and an interest in college health topics


REPORTS TO: Cindy Visbaras COORDINATES/WORKS CLOSELY WITH: Cindy Visbaras and all Health Center personnel


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