Job: Part-Time Health and Wellness Program Assistant II

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Jobing Description

Position ID: 846418
Position Type: Part-Time Support
External Position: Yes

The Part-Time Health and Wellness Program Assistant II provides administrative support to the Center's Director in the coordination and implementing of all functions and services of the Wellness Center/Program and the Instructional Assistance Program that serves the students and employees of the campus.

  • Receives, screens and directs phone calls from the general public
  • Conducts Health and Fitness Assessments and exercise prescriptions with the students and employees that participate in the program
  • Provides customer service information as needed to all program users: students, employees, family and visitors
  • Assists with data entry and filing tasks
  • Serves as mentor of incoming Exercise Science Interns and/or volunteers
  • Assists in the instruction of exercise classes for the Student and Employee Wellness Program
  • Assists in providing assistance in the "Employee Fit Club" and "Run to Universal" incentive wellness programs
  • Assists in the marketing efforts promoting the Student and Employee Wellness Program and college credit courses
  • Provides departmental wellness orientations to other campus classes/faculty
  • Participates in campus, departmental and community health and career fairs
  • Assists with the maintenance of fitness equipment and fitness test lab instruments
  • Conducts inventory and recommends equipment and supplies to be purchased
  • Provides usage reports for the Wellness Center
  • Performs other duties as assigned

    Skills / Requirements

  • Two years of college (60 credits) from a regionally accredited institution and two (2) years of effective work experience in a health promotion program or related field (gym, health clinic fitness, or wellness center)
  • Maintain appropriate certifications as needed and requested by law: American Red Cross Cardiac Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), or obtained within two (2) months of employment
  • All educational degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
  • Currently earning college credits in the area of Health and Wellness, Sports Medicine or related field
  • Knowledge of Wellness Center department, policies and class offerings
  • Familiarity with College organization and policies
  • Possess excellent telephone and customer service skills
  • Possess a positive customer service attitude to all program users: students, employees, family and visitors
  • Ability to follow instructions and work with minimal supervision
  • Possess excellent interpersonal and communications skills (Verbal and Written)
  • Knowledge of class schedules, pre and co-requisites, course sequencing, special requirements for admission to certain courses, basic information on class content and paperwork processing specific to the department
  • Ability to demonstrate expertise in all areas of fitness leadership instruction and possess a personal commitment to a healthy lifestyle
  • Possess basic level of computer skills and general knowledge of office procedures required
  • Must be able to professionally interact with students, faculty, staff, and other health educators
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend assignments

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    Contact:

    Miami Dade College
    Employment Department
    11011 SW 104 Street
    Kendall, FL 33176
    (305) 237-2559

    Social:

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