Workplace Wellbeing Ambassador program

The Workplace Wellbeing Ambassador (WWA) program is a pilot program that plays a key strategic role at UBC, supporting the Human Resources – Health, Wellbeing & Benefits team in their effort to embed wellbeing and wellbeing practices within UBC workplaces.

About the Workplace Wellbeing Ambassador program 

The program aims to:

  • Empower staff and faculty to support wellbeing activities within UBC departments
  • Provide opportunities to build knowledge and apply learnings in the workplace.
  • Support staff and faculty in their efforts to positively impact workplace wellbeing

Become an Ambassador (Now accepting applications UBC-V only)

  • Complete the online application form

  • Discus or obtain approval from your supervisor or manager (if needed)
    • If you are looking for information for supervisors or managers to support an application as a WWA, we’re here to help!  See these helpful tools and resources: WWA Discussion with Manager/Supervisor
  • All applicants will be notified within two weeks of the application deadline
  • If you are in the Okanagan please contact: Amanda Swoboda, Wellbeing Specialist: amanda.swoboda@ubc.ca

The deadline to apply is August 16, 2021


      For more information please contact:
      Okanagan: Amanda Swoboda, Wellbeing Specialist: amanda.swoboda@ubc.ca
      Vancouver: Truelove Twumasi, Workplace Wellbeing Programs Specialist: t.twumasi@ubc.ca

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