Careers: Available Positions

Wellness Coach

|  Job ID # 17-37

Location:

Willimantic, CT

Description:

We are looking for a dynamic individual who can help improve the health outcomes of clients living with serious mental illness through the provision of an evidence based fitness and nutrition program called InSHAPE. The successful applicant will be able to coach and model the elements of a healthy lifestyle.  The Wellness Coach will conduct individualized fitness and healthy lifestyle assessments, develop individualized wellness plans, provide skills teaching and support, and conduct motivational celebrations. This individual will function as a certified personal trainer with clients at the gym and in the community working both individually and in small groups.  The Wellness Coach will forge connections with community resources and promote community integration as well as educate other staff within the organization regarding the InSHAPE program.

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelors Degree in relevant human services field required. Knowledge of community resources and experience in nutrition is preferred. Willingness to obtain personal training certification – cost to be covered by employer.

Salary Range:

$14.62 – $16.54 per hour depending on experience.

 United Services is an Affirmative Action Employer EEO/M/F/D/V.