We have an opening for a Full Time Wellness Coach to work at our employer health center located in Santa Clara, CA!
As part of Walgreens Health and Wellness division, Take Care Health Systems Employer Solutions (www.takecareemployersolutions.com) is the manager of worksite-based health and wellness services. We operate on-site employee health centers, pharmacies and fitness centers for many of the country’s largest corporations and federal agencies. The company combines best practices in healthcare and the expertise and personal care of our providers to deliver access to high-quality, affordable and convenient healthcare.
Works with employees one-on-one or in small groups to assist in meeting health and wellness goals related to weight, nutrition, exercise, stress, smoking cessation, work/life balance and general health. May coordinate and promote onsite wellness programs for the client’s employee population in a single contract.
• Provides direct assistance in setting health and wellness goals through one on one, and/or group sessions or interactions. Creates documentation using electronic systems (i.e., EMR, charting or other specified program etc.) for each interaction
• May assist with the collection of biometric data such as height, weight, and demographic data, consent forms, etc. as related to measurement of progress towards employee goals
• May coordinate and conduct wellness programs in areas such as nutrition, stress management, weight management, smoking cessation, exercise and others
• Coach effectively face to face and by phone
• Collaborates with health center staff to coordinate and promote health and wellness programs
• Works closely with third party health and wellness vendors
• Promotes a culture of health and wellness through ongoing participation in client worksite meetings and projects, task forces, client-directed outreach, and committees
• May assist the Director of Site Operations in assessing and maintaining reports, evaluating the coaching program(s) & conducting ongoing evaluation of the effectiveness of the programs
• May participate in ongoing communication with the local clinic within a large contract Presents in an effective and professional manner. May interact directly with the client or client representative
• Represents the health center, as appropriate, in scheduled or ad hoc employer meetings regarding health and wellness events or strategic initiatives
• Assists in training of other associates as directed and completes other duties as assigned.
• This job has no supervisory responsibilities
While working at this employer site, you will have the ability to get to know your patients, while helping to improve their health status and taking care of their immediate health needs.
If you seek an exciting, new opportunity that offers a competitive salary, excellent benefit package and a great environment - bring your energy, enthusiasm and expertise to Take Care Health Systems.
Take Care Health Systems is proud to be an equal opportunity employer of nice people!
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
• Minimum 1 year experience working in a healthcare setting
• Successful completion of Wellcoaches certification within one year of employment
• Intermediate skill with the Internet & applicable software, Spreadsheet and Word Processing software particularly PowerPoint
• Strong verbal and written communication and presentation skills in the English language
• Wellcoaches wellness coaching certification or a coaching certification from an ICF-accredited program preferred or health educator certification
• Masters in psychology, social work, counseling or a health related discipline OR equivalent experience working as a counselor, social worker, dietician or fitness professional
• Minimum 1 year experience working as a wellness coach
• Additional certifications in wellness/fitness specialties are desirable
• Experience in health promotion or work site wellness and public speaking
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