Job Posting Number: 21350BR
Job Posting Title: Healthy Living Center Unpaid Intern - Fall Semester
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Work Site: MN - Rochester
Department: Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center
The internship at Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center is aimed at providing the student with comprehensive hands-on practical and technical experience in administering fitness assessments, data interpretation and providing exercise recommendations that include strength and aerobic training programming. Students can enhance their professional development and gain hands-on experience in innovative fitness programming, small group training and specialized fitness classes in addition to delivering comprehensive wellness programs or education presentations that focus on Weight Management, Stress Management, and Nutrition. Responsibilities will include: develop, market, implement, and evaluate health and wellness programs and services for DAHLC members/potential members. Create and deliver customized health promotion materials and presentations. Deliver high-quality customer service with confidentiality and compassion. Support members in making optimum choices for personal health. Establish positive customer relationships by communicating effectively one on one or in group settings. Facilitate lifestyle change through efforts to enhance awareness, modify behavior and create environments that support good health practices. An intern has opportunity to observe other disciplines at Mayo Clinic including, but not limited to, Biomechanics, Sports Medicine, Dietetics, Behavior Medicine, Occupational Therapy, Cardiac Rehabilitation, and Patient Education.
Bachelors degree from an accredited college/university. BLS required. Candidates should be actively enrolled in pursuit of an Exercise Science or Health/Wellness Promotion undergraduate degree. Students should have junior level course work. Candidates Must Attach: 1. A one-page personal statement describing your career objectives and listing pertinent experiences you have had that might interest those considering your application. 2. Letter of reference from faculty advisor. 3. Unofficial Transcripts (a photocopy is acceptable) from all colleges attended. 4. Resume. The applicant is responsible for ensuring that all application materials are complete and are received by Mayo Clinic. The selection committee will not review applications that are missing any of the four required documents.
Experience with fitness testing and program development and education is preferred.
Hours/Pay Period: 80
Schedule Details: Variable
Compensation Detail: Unpaid
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