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Wellness Coach

Wellness Coach

NCSS exists to ensure that the residents of Franklin and Grand Isle Counties have access to high quality services, which promote healthy living and emotional well-being. We are looking for a qualified candidate to provide integrated physical and mental health services to children, young adults, and families.

Wellness Coaches develop and implement high-quality services to:

  • Children who are experiencing emotional disturbances.
  • Children who have been diagnosed with Serious Emotional Disturbance (SED).
  • Children with SED who have a co-occuring physical health condition or chronic disease.
  • Youth and young adults transitioning form children’s to adult mental health services.
  • The families of the above mentioned children, youth, and young adults.

Candidates must be able to:

  • Establish and maintain strong rapport with individuals served.
  • Remain open-minded, compassionate, and strengths-based.
  • Provide safe, accessible, and family-centered health care.
  • Assist individuals in understanding chronic health concerns.
  • Connect children and families with appropriate community resources.
  • Utilize screening and assessment tools to support clients and their families in achieving goals.

 

Skills and qualifications required:

  • Ability to collaborate with a variety of community partners.
  • Knowledge in the areas of weight management, nutrition, smoking cessation, exercise, and stress reduction.
  • Proficient computer skills.
  • Bachelor’s Degree; or equivalent combination of related education, training and experience in health coaching and patient education; knowledge of healthcare systems, chronic disease, healthy lifestyles, a plus.

St. Albans is a short 25 minute commute from Burlington. NCSS is located right off Interstate 89. Please send resume and cover letter to careers@ncssinc.org or apply online at www.ncssinc.org/careers.

May 02, 2022
Children Youth & Family
Bachelor's Degree
St. Albans, VT
NCSS
Full-Time
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