Wellness Specialist

Summary of Wellness Specialist

The Wellness Specialist is responsible for ensuring participant engagement services to recruit participants for wellness activities, engage them in continuing wellness activities, and work with the overall community & volunteers to identify, create, and maintain a full calendar of holistic services and wellness activities. This position serves as a primary link between wellness services and other Family Nurturing Center programs and services as well as services within the community to ensure high quality care for participants.

Status:

Part Time, Non-Exempt

Hours:

20

Location:

Florence, Kentucky

Supervisor:

KY Services Program Services Coordinator

Primary Duties:

  • Identify a range of wellness activities, psycho-education workshops, expressive therapies and holistic activities to support victims in their healing journey.
  • Recruit qualified instructors as paid contractors and/or volunteers to deliver a range of services.
  • Develop and maintain a robust community calendar that includes a variety of activities to support victims and enhance other services.
  • Promote activities, recruit participants, manage registration and ensure the smooth delivery of all ancillary services.
  • Stay current on research and effectiveness of non traditional services and their role in helping individuals heal from past trauma.
  • Develop new services based on client input, best practice and industry trends to meet the needs of the community.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Experience/Skills:

Job Requirements: 

Knowledge of holistic services, wellness activities and expressive therapies.  Understanding of child sexual abuse, adverse childhood experiences and trauma informed care.  Public speaking ability, strong organizational skills and ability to work with diverse populations.  Bachelor’s degree preferred, equivalent experience and education may be considered.

 

All positions at Family Nurturing Center require a shared vision and philosophy that promotes and enhances the agency mission, the ability to handle sensitive information and maintain high level of confidentiality, and demonstrated cultural competence and the ability to work effectively with diverse groups of people.

 

Relationships:

The Wellness Specialist  must maintain positive working relationships with children and families served, agency staff and volunteers,  contractors,  referring agencies, other victims service providers  and community resources.

 

Confidential Information:

Maintain confidentiality of client information and record and other confidential agency information.

 

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Manages relationships with contractors and volunteers.

To Apply:

To apply for this position. Please send a cover letter and resume to:

Family Nurturing Center
5 Spiral Drive, Ste. 100
Florence, KY 41042

or

fnc.careers@familynurture.org
Phone: 859-525-3200
Fax: 859-525-3209

It is the policy of the Family Nurturing Center® not to discriminate on the basis of age, color, handicap or disability, ancestry, national origin, marital status, race, religion, sex, veteran status, or political affiliation in its educational or employment programs and activities.

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