Health Coach for WellMed

The Job —  Health Coach for WellMedfeedback-form-excellent-866529-m

Location —  Telecommute, advertised in Tennessee and Illinois

Job Responsibilities —  From the company job posting:

  • Be able to assist clients in creating a health vision and goals for their Health & Wellness program
  • Demonstrate an ability to deliver effective telephonic coaching in a manner that promotes behavior change with issues such as smoking cessation.
  • Coaching members telephonically on getting preventative measures completed
  • Appropriately adapt telephonic coaching and education methods to accommodate the unique physical, psychosocial, cultural, age-specific needs of each clientele served
  • Demonstrate established customer service behaviors and standards previous health coaching or exercise science experience
  • Participate in weekly meetings and monthly in-service trainings

Requirements/Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree; preferably in Health Education, Nutrition, Exercise Physiology or closely related field or equivalent work history
  • 2+ years of experience in direct education and / or coaching with individuals for smoking cessation, health promotion and behavior change
  • Intermediate level of proficiency in PC-based word processing and database documentation (Word, Excel, Internet, Outlook)
  • Minimum of basic knowledge of disease prevention (cardiovascular and diabetes) and basic understanding of exercise principles, nutrition and weight management
  • Must have access to high speed Internet from home

Schedule —  Full time, flexible

Employee or Contract — Employee

Compensation — Not advertised. Click here for Glassdoor salary reviews.

Benefits — Full benefits offered.

More Information — Review and apply with WellMed here.