Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

August 25, 2016

Health Education Volunteer

Position title: Health Education Volunteer

 

Name of organization: Swedish Cancer Institute

 

Website:

http://www.swedish.org/services/cancer-institute

 

Position description:

Health education volunteers provide the general public with cancer-related information; specifically guiding cancer patients, families and/or caregivers to local, state and/or federal resources including American Cancer Society (ACS) and Swedish Cancer Institute (SCI) programs and services. Volunteers may also be asked to assist in the development of evidence-based print and online education materials, as well as the coordination of education programs.

 

Time commitment: Minimum of one 4-hr shift per week

 

Skill requirements:

•Be able to commit to a minimum of one year

•Have excellent customer service skills

•Have excellent organizational skills

•Be a self-starter and able to work independently

•Work well with diverse populations

•Relevant personal or professional experience helpful, but not required

 

Start date: 10/01/16

 

End date: 09/30/17

 

Location:

1221 Madison Street, A-Floor West, Seattle, WA 98104

 

How to apply:

To apply, please email resume and cover letter to taylor.murillo@swedish.org

 

Supervisor contact info:

Taylor Murillo

taylor.murillo@swedish.org

206-386-2895