Education Transforming Community Health officer application now open

Education Transforming Community Health (ETCH) is a student organization that offers weekly health education sessions to homeless adults in downtown Seattle. Through their community partnerships, they strive to create a more equitable health education curriculum.

The ETCH officer application is now open. If you’re interested in becoming more involved with ETCH and gaining leadership experience, please consider applying for an ETCH officer position for the 2021-2022 school year.

In general, the officers work as a team on collective goals. Each officer also has individual responsibilities, which are listed below. Those selected will meet with current officers for training on these tasks.

Link to application: https://forms.gle/6XCkPUR4r6Tkm9uL6

DEADLINE: July 30th 11:59pm

Officer descriptions are below:

Program Coordinator

  • Manage officers and volunteers
  • Keep in touch with SHIFA
    • Attend SHIFA board meetings
  • Plan volunteer meetings
  • Update ETCH Constitution
  • Update Volunteer Handbook
  • Register RSO

Volunteer Coordinator – Recruitment

  • Read over volunteer interest forms, respond to interested volunteers
  • Schedule & conduct interviews
  • Send forms and ensure they are signed
  • Maintain a volunteer list
  • Maintain a waitlist

Volunteer Coordinator – Track it Forward

  • Keep Track It Forward updated
  • Approve log submissions
  • Place session reflections in drive folder
  • Update google sheet with names and phone numbers of volunteers
  • Keep an eye out for inactive volunteers
  • Assist interviews

Outreach & Advocacy Chair

  • Connect ETCH with volunteer opportunities and partnerships
    • In the community or on campus
  • Update Facebook page
  • Find relevant events or potential speakers for meetings

Supplies & Resources Chair 

  • Manage ETCH bank account and budget
  • Monitor supplies at URS
    • Purchase new supplies as needed
  • Issue volunteer reimbursements
  • Engage in fundraising if necessary

Quality Improvement Chair

  • Update and organize templates & education curriculum
  • Review feedback from volunteers
  • Generate materials/activities for new topics and submit to SHIFA for approval
  • Organize google drive

Email etchseattle@gmail.com with any questions.

By Dan Poux (He/Him)
Dan Poux (He/Him) Career Coach Dan Poux (He/Him)