Wellness Educator Full Time Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/26/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    10/26/2019
  • Job ID:
    19017691
  • Job Family
    Wellness
  • Travel
    Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Hendersonville

Job Description


Description

WELLNESS EDUCATOR FULL TIME DAYS

AdventHealth Hendersonville

100 Hospital Drive Hendersonville NC  28792

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Hendersonville

  • Community involvement
  • Located in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina
  • Great benefits
  • Co-workers who feel like family
  • Faith based environment

Work Hours/Shift

Full time days, Monday thru Friday, 40 hours per week

You Will Be Responsible For:

• Implement the treatment regime for Fit for Life Program (Chronic Disease Prevention and Reversal Program), by educating individuals on appropriate exercise programs, by supervising warm-up exercises, and by supervising patients during exercise therapy.

• Implement the treatment regime for Fit for Life Program (Chronic Disease Prevention and Reversal Program), by educating individuals on appropriate nutritional health set by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, by documenting diet history, and facilitating goal setting techniques for short and long term behavior change.

• Implement the treatment regime for Fit for Life Program (Chronic Disease Prevention and Reversal Program), by educating individuals on behavior change techniques and motivating healthy incremental goals needed to facilitate lasting lifestyle change.

• Demonstrate accountability for professional practice of proper exercise, nutrition, and behavioral consultations, written documentation, confidentiality, and interdepartmental communications.

• Collaborate with PRH Corporate/Community Wellness programming to enhance physical activity, nutrition, and behavioral modification awareness, education, and implementation.

• Schedule health screenings in partnership with marketing events.

• Conduct PRH team member WebMD screenings.

• Organize inventory and ordering of all supplies.

• Develop and maintain a weekly, monthly and annual reporting system.

• Report community benefit values (CBISA).

• Conduct regular maintenance and cleaning needs for the WOW Van.

• Drive 38 foot RV.

• Conduct CREATION Health Presentations and Workplace Wellness Programs in area churches and Henderson County Schools.

• Additional duties as assigned.

• Provide excellent customer service skills.

Demonstrate a willingness to be innovative and progressive.


Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Bachelors of Science in health-related field or business required

  • Two years of experience in health and wellness education and promotion required

  • Current American Heart Association BLS certification required

  • Current North Carolina driver’s license in good standing required.

  • Current auto insurance policy according to minimum NC state requirements required. 

  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing required

  • Additional languages preferred

Job Summary

Responsible for scheduling and facilitating health screenings and education (nutrition, exercise, and behavioral modification) within various areas of the PRH organization, community, and area businesses. Provide excellent customer relations and service in patient screenings and education. Develop new and maintain existing relationships for Fit for Life Program (Chronic Disease Prevention and Reversal Program) enhancement and accountability. Develop new and maintain existing relationships for the community partnerships. Develop tracking tools to report measurable change associated with program objectives. Be instrumental in reaching organizational health goals.


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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