Healthy Lifestyle Advisor
Live Well Services, is a specialist Team which supports the residents of Leicester city to improve their health and wellbeing by offering support with smoking cessation, increasing physical activity, managing alcohol levels, healthy eating, and weight management. This is an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified Healthy Lifestyle Advisor to join our team and help clients through their journey to improve their healthy lifestyle behaviour. As a team, we work closely with clients with long term health conditions and support them in making a positive and sustained lifestyle choices.
- Usually based at Braunstone Health and Social Care Centre, you’ll be required to work across the city. This is a permanent, fu, LE3 1HN
- Contact Name
- Carla Broadbent
- Contact Telephone
- 0116 454 0597
- Contact Email
- £22,183 to £24,491
- Full Time
- Placed On
- Thu 22nd July, 2021
- 12:00am - Sun 1st August, 2021
- Interview Date
- Wed 11th August, 2021
About Healthy Lifestyle Advisor
As an enthusiastic Healthy Lifestyle Advisor, you'll manage a caseload of clients and work with them on either one to one basis or in groups to deliver a comprehensive healthy living programme through evidence based behavioural change models including, motivational interviewing, prescribed physical activity, and holistic healthy lifestyle support. In accordance with NICE guidelines you'll deliver appropriate physical activity and exercise programmes within local community venues such as parks, leisure centres and community spaces as well as provide advice on variety of subjects such as healthy eating. You'll maintain accurate and efficient records of the healthy lifestyle changes of client's outcomes, which are in line with guidelines.
With previous experience of client management, you'll have knowledge of motivational techniques in the settings of physical activity and nutrition, including health and safety. You'll be qualified to Level 3 Personal Trainer and Exercise Referral Instructor and be willing to train towards the Level 4 BACPR qualification. Using excellent interpersonal and persuasive skills, you'll be able to motivate clients to improve their health and wellbeing, as well as be tactful when dealing with clients who at times may be lacking in confidence.
For an informal discussion about this post please contact Carla Broadbent on 0116 454 0597 or email Carla.Broadbent@leicester.gov.uk
Interviews will take place on Wednesday 11th August 2021
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