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Position ID: 807037 Position Type: Part-Time Professional External Position: Yes
The Part-Time Health and Wellness Specialist works within the human resources department and is responsible for the coordination, planning, organizing, implementation, evaluation, and administration of all components of the employee health and wellness for Miami Dade College employees.
Develops and coordinates programs to improve the health and well-being of Miami Dade College employees
Implements programs that shows effective promotion of wellness and provide measureable results
Promotes wellness programming through employee communications, incentive campaigns, and other activities to generate employee participation
Organizes and plans seminars college-wide on wellness-related topics
Assists in the development of policies and procedures relevant to the operation of the Colleges employee wellness program
Acts as a Liaison with College Wellness Centers and outside providers to develop, implement, and manage wellness programs
Supervises and monitors progress of wellness programming through regular communication with program contacts
Develops creative and unique strategies to integrate wellness initiatives into the overall culture of the College
Represents College at Wellness Summits and Forums
Provides Human Resources management with quarterly reporting on program status, progress, and participation, including annual return on investment (ROI)
Performs other duties as assigned
Skills / Requirements
Bachelor's Degree in Health Promotion/Management, Human Resource Management, Business or Public Administration, or related field
A minimum of three (3) years of work experience in health and wellness programs and promotions
All educational degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
Background in public health or health education
Knowledge of health care plans and health reimbursement accounts
A strong personal commitment to a healthy lifestyle
Strong attention to detail and highly developed organizational skills
Knowledge of health and wellness programming as defined through National Health Coaching and Health Promotion standards.
Excellent leadership, organizational, problem solving, and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to work effectively with other departments
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written) and able to promote and maintain effective working relationships
Ability to develop and conduct training seminars and presentations.
Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and work well under limited time constraints
Ability to work well in a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural environment with students, faculty and staff
This function/position has been designated as essential. This means that when the College is faced with an institutional emergency, employees in such positions may be required to remain at their work location or to report to work to protect, recover, and continue operations at the College.
This is an essential position
Nationally recognized certification in health and wellness
Miami Dade College is an equal access/equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, marital status, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, or genetic information. Contact the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs/ADA Coordinator, at 305.237.2577 for information.