Position Description

As a Teen Educator, you will work with other teens and adults to improve your community. You will be asked to do the following:

  • Attend and participate in a five-day Teen Educator Training in Buffalo. NY. The training (4 hours each day) is scheduled for:
              - July 20th from 3 - 7PM
              - July 22nd, 23rd, and July 29th, 30th from 12 - 4PM
  • Regularly attend and participate in two enrichment meetings each month
  • Facilitate PATCH for HOPE Buffalo workshops (one for health care professionals like doctors, nurses, and many others; one for other teens like you!) throughout the program year
  • Provide teen voice and act as a teen representative at some community events and conferences
  • Be a reliable source of information for other teens
  • Advocate for change in your community and health care systems

This publication was made possible by Grant number 5 TP1AH000106-03-00 from the HHS Office of Adolescent Health. Contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Department of Health and Human Services or the Office of Adolescent Health.