Onsite Health Coach at University of Maine System (UMS)


Full-time

Location
Portland, ME
Description
Do you have a degree in a healthcare field? Are you inspired by people's transformation? Do you believe every person can change?

TrestleTree is a leading national health transformation company that is hiring a healthcare professional (i.e., exercise specialists, nutritionists, health educators, social workers, nurses, registered dietitians) to provide onsite wellness/health coaching at the University of Maine System (UMS) in Portland and in the surrounding communities. Join other TrestleTree Health Coaches at UMS in delivering this valued and influential program where we have had tremendous influence over the past three years!

To be considered for this position, candidates must currently reside in the Portland area, have a degree in a healthcare field and have current licensure in ME, if required by their discipline. Please only apply if you meet these requirements.

We are seeking a passionate, enthusiastic, and energetic healthcare professional who is committed to helping people improve their health, has excellent oral and written communication skills, and is proficient on the computer. No experience in health coaching is required. TrestleTree has an extensive training program that equips you to effectively work with employees and family members to change their health behaviors. With one-on-one health coaching, you'll have the opportunity to help individuals achieve health through weight management, tobacco cessation, improved nutrition and exercise, and stress management. TrestleTree hires healthcare professionals who are passionate about improving the health of others, are flexible, and are active learners.

If hired, you will need to travel to TrestleTree's home office in Arkansas for training for a three-week period, with additional training conducted remotely after that. Please only apply if this is possible for you.

TrestleTree health coaching is more than just giving advice. TrestleTree Health Coaches connect with individuals to build relationships of trust and help them develop an individualized plan for improved health within the unique context of their health and life story. You will have an opportunity to positively influence the health, life and overall well-being of UMS employees and family members. You will have meet with UMS employees and spouses both face-to-face and telephonically, and you will be involved in other activities such as conducting presentations and attending wellness committee meetings, for example. Health Coaches are employed by TrestleTree and work at UMS. This is a full-time, salaried position with excellent benefits. These positions will require travel between UMS sites, including potentially (though these could change):

  • Portland twice per week
  • Gorham once per week
  • Augusta once per week
  • Lewiston and Farmington once per week, every other week

Please only apply if you are able and willing to travel between these sites.

Working with TrestleTree and UMS is an opportunity to join a great team and to interact one-on-one with individuals to truly make a difference in their overall well-being. We value our employees and the lives of the people we influence. Please submit your cover letter and resume to careers@trestletree.com or call 479-973-7104.

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