Health and Wellness Consultants in Kansas City, KS at Volt

Date Posted: 8/2/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    8/2/2018
  • Job ID:
    130005
  • Pay Rate
    $25.0 - $31.25/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    919-782-7440

Job Description

Volt is working with a leading Insurance company to find motivated Health and Wellness Consultants in Kansas City to travel to different sites through the work week to provide assistance people in the community . If you are interested in learning more about this position please apply. 

Are you a fit?

Do you have experience delivering Health and Wellness education? Do you enjoy working with seniors?  Do you enjoy traveling? As a Guidance Center Health Educator, you will improve the overall health and well-being of our members and local communities by facilitating educational classes, hosting and/or moderating webinars and interacting with members one-on-one in various markets across the country. A Health Educator is also responsible for facilitating training with internal associates in assigned local markets. It’s important that we have a Health Educator who is flexible and adaptable with travel (85-90% of the time) and is Bi-lingual Spanish and English (fluent in both).

Assignment Capsule

  • Facilitate health education programs in Spanish and English to our clients Medicare members and public in assigned local Guidance Centers and communities
  • Consult with individuals on their Health and Wellness needs and provide available resources to them
  • Collaborate to outline monthly activities in the assigned Guidance Centers
  • Oversee marketing of Health Education programs - calendars, direct mail, etc. in assigned markets
  • Assess learning needs and motivate individuals to make healthy changes through all available interactions
  • Virtually present and/or moderate live webinars
  • Participate in ongoing content training sessions to learn new Health Education class content
  • Assist in creating and developing the Health Education content
  • Travel in assigned communities to facilitate and/or attend Health Education events
  • Quickly develop and maintain participant rapport in all interactions
  • Communicate program data and participant feedback to Manager via detailed reporting
  • Problem-solve and develop effective solutions within a fast-paced, matrixed environment
  • Organizing and manage multiple priorities and/or projects by using appropriate methodologies and tools
  • Develop, grow and foster collaborative relationships with internal and external partners

Requirements 

  • Ability to travel on a regular (90%) basis, based in either Austin or San Antonio market
  • Bachelors in Health, Health Education, Nursing, Social Work, Education, or related field with >5 years’ experience in effective delivery of Healthcare Education and/or Wellness programs (preferably with seniors).
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Ability to work well with diverse groups and demonstrate cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Previous experience in teaching, training, mentoring or facilitating
  • Exceptional interpersonal, public speaking and presentations skills
  • Strong attention to detail and exceptional follow up skills
  • Collaborate with various levels of the organization internally and community
  • Strong technical knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Travel required (85-90%)
  • Bi-lingual English and Spanish (Fluent in both)

Role Desirables

  • CHES/MCHES certification, or the ability to obtain certification, based upon relevant education

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.