Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Psychiatry. The position is located at the Mid Campus Center. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
The Department of Psychiatry at Washington University School of Medicine, Center for Healthy Weight and Wellness, is seeking a Wellness Consultant for a full-time position working with the MyWay to Health team to deliver wellness programming to Washington University employees.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Successfully complete training in the MyWay to Health curriculum and behavior change approach to wellness.
Conduct individual sessions with participants to help them identify and work towards their health and wellness goals.
Analyze participant food records and make suggestions to help them with individual nutritional needs.
Prepare post-session notes and send individualized emails and relevant resources following each session.
Connect participants with resources at Washington University and the community.
Manage participant data and generate reports in several online platforms.
Develop and deliver educational workshops and cooking demonstrations.
Participate in internal and external meetings.
Collect, manage, and transfer patient data in accordance with HIPAA and other human subjects regulations.
Maintain professional relationships with participants, staff, and supervisors.
Schedule individual sessions, workshops, cooking demonstrations, and various marketing events.
Effectively communicate via, phone, text, email, video and in-person in accordance with HIPAA and other human subjects regulations.
Contribute to the development of the program and honor reasonable requests to help out the MyWay to Health staff, Wellness Connection team, and participants.
Applicant Special Instructions:
Work non-traditional hours within a 40-hour work week to accommodate participants’ schedules (e.g., early morning hours, evening hours).
Travel between Washington University campuses.
Equivalent of Bachelor’s degree in Dietetics or related field and Registered with Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics required.
Masters level registered dietitian (M.S. or a graduate degree in a related field), with course work in nutrition, psychology, counseling, or another health-related field.
ServSafe certification preferred.
2 years operational experience.
Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential.
A high degree of professionalism and competence in dealing with a variety of individuals must be demonstrated.
An ability to organize and present data in a concise and easily understood manner is imperative.
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
A working knowledge of database management and spreadsheet software.
Must be highly organized, detail-oriented, and capable of handling multiple responsibilities in a fast-paced environment.
Working knowledge of interviewing, clinical skills, ability to use various computer systems, and teaching/supervisory skills.
The hiring range for this position is $47,195 - $58,989 annually.
Offers made for this position are contingent upon the successful completion of all required pre-employment screens, including a criminal background check, hair sample drug screen, and verification of required professional licenses, registrations, or certifications.
-Retirement Savings Plan -22 vacation days -10 Paid Holidays -Sick Time -Tuition benefits for employee, spouse and dependent children -Free Metro Link/ Bus pass -Free Life Insurance -Health, Dental, Vision -Health Savings Accounts (HSA) -Long Term Disability Insurance -Flex Spending Plan -Other Benefits
HR website (hr.wustl.edu)
Internal Applicant Instruction:
This position is grade C10.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
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