Healthy Lifestyle Specialist - Universal & Targeted

Mytime Active’s aim is to improve the wellbeing of our customers and their communities through well managed, accessible and good value  services. It's at the heart of what we do. We believe everyone has the right to a healthy lifestyle, and we want people to feel the best they can.

Healthy Lifestyle Specialist (HLS) : Universal and Targeted

Position: Healthy Lifestyle Specialist

Reports to: Senior Healthy Lifestyle Specialist

Location: Walsall

Salary: £21k (Pro rata) Full Time

 

Mytime Active provides a range of healthy lifestyle services across the country. We are seeking a suitable person to work with the Walsall Team as well as a range of health care professionals and partner organisations.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic individual, who is passionate about making a difference to the health of our future generation, to join our Walsall team.

The successful applicant will be responsible for:

  • Engagement with individuals and organisations to generate new referrals
  • Performing initial assessments of service users.
  • Supporting a 12 week behaviour change programme.
  • Delivery of workshops to small groups of participants on a range of lifestyle topics.
  • Possible delivery of physical activity programmes.

The individual may also be asked to undertake some business to customer delivery if the opportunity arises

We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced, self-motivated individual, with an interest and commitment to lifestyle behaviour change in Walsall.

About the Candidate:

Essential:

  • Hold a relevant qualification or equivalent experience (e.g. Health trainer, sport science or nutrition)
  • Confident speaker in a personal and public environment
  • Ability to organise and monitor various case loads
  • Driving license and/or ability to travel
  • Enhanced DBS clearance

 

Desirable

  • Experience of delivering lifestyle services
  • Have experience of delivering one to one health assessments and NHS health checks
  • Knowledge of Walsall health services
  • Physical activity qualification

You will be expected to have a thorough understanding of behaviour change. To be able to confidently communicate with a wide range of individuals and organisations, as well as having a passion for the promotion and delivery of high quality services.

This post is subject to satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.

Note this role requires flexibility to ensure we meet the needs of the service and will require some evening / weekend work.

Join us and you get to work for a great company and an ambitious, diverse and future focused team. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including:

  • Free access to Mytime Active Leisure & Golf;
  • 22 days annual leave (excluding bank holidays);
  • Holiday purchase scheme;
  • 20% off food and beverage and free hot drinks;
  • Stakeholder pension;
  • Exceptional achievement award scheme;
  • Employee discount & salary sacrifice scheme; and Childcare vouchers.

 

For more information please contact  Amy Brittain on 0203 589 8407

To apply please forward your CV and covering letter to Amy.Brittain@mytimeactive.co.uk

Mytime applies its Equal Opportunities Policy at all stages of recruitment and selection. Shortlisting, interviewing and selection is carried out without regard to gender, sexual orientation, marital status, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origins, religion or belief, age or trade union membership. Those with disabilities meeting the minimum requirements for the post will be shortlisted and reasonable adjustments will be made to ensure they are not disadvantaged during the interview process