The Wellness Advisor 1 provides coordination of services to Baylor Scott and White Health (BSWH) for the wellness program(s). The Wellness Advisor 1 is to create, plan, and conduct face-to-face and web-based wellness activities to support the BSWH wellness strategy and culture of health.
The Wellness Advisor 1 ensures participation in wellness programs, which include maximization of engagement with tools and resources, behavior change, reduction of health risks, improvement of overall well-being, and positive healthy lifestyle choices amongst various participant populations. The Wellness Advisor 1 will implement and facilitate health and wellness programs for a broad range of health risks and topics for employees, such as on-site health screenings, educational seminars and team-based wellness challenges.
Perform face-to-face at-risk health education based on participants completed health risk appraisal using a combination of reflective listening and identification of readiness to change. Provide assessment of at-risk areas and provide referral to appropriate resources. Implement communication strategy and techniques to engage employees in programs. Continuously collect, analyze, and interpret data and feedback in order to make actionable recommendations to programs, including aggregate reports and presentations
The ideal Wellness Advisor 1 candidate will preferably have a Masters of Public Health with 3-5 years of experience in a corporate environment. The candidate will have knowledge of the principles, theories, and practice of health promotion lifestyle and behavior modification and a Certified Health Education Specialist or comparable certification is preferred.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!