Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Coach

Location: Boise, Idaho
JOB OPENING ANNOUNCEMENT
Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Coach
 
The Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) offered by the Treasure Valley Family YMCA is an evidence based program developed to prevent or delay the development of diabetes among individuals with prediabetes or at high risk for developing type 2 diabetes.
 
Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Coaches facilitate delivery of the program, provide support and guidance to participants, and maintain fidelity to the program.  DPP Lifestyle Coaches facilitate 1 hour sessions that cover healthy eating, physical activity, and behavior modification to help participants meet their health goals.  DPP is offered in Boise, Meridian, Caldwell, and Twin Falls. 
 
Starting Wage Range:
$16.81
 
Applications Accepted Through:
November 3, 2018
 
Key Qualifications:
Must be at least 18 years old. Must have current CPR certification or ability to obtain certification within 45 days of hire.  Must attend and pass a two-day in-person Diabetes Prevention Lifestyle Coach training December 10th-11th and participate in subsequent trainings on HIPAA and athenaNet. Must be able to clear the Medicare Exclusions list. Must have the ability to weigh and track weight of participants, facilitate content of curriculum, follow up with participants, and keep accurate records of each participant’s progress. Successful candidates will have the ability to create a safe, judgement-free, and encouraging environment that is friendly and non-competitive for participants.
 
Physical Requirements:
Position may require bending, leaning, and kneeling.
Visual and auditory ability to respond to critical situations and physical ability to act swiftly in an emergency. Ability to walk and/or stand for periods of time. Ability to speak concisely and effectively communicate needs.
 
Schedule Requirements:
This is a part-time position. Schedule will vary depending on participant interest. 
 
Working at the Y:
At the Y, our mission and core values are brought to life by our culture. It’s who we are, who we aspire to be and how we show up every day. We are cause-driven. We don’t just show up, we show up with purpose. We are welcoming: we are open to all. We are a place where you can belong and become. We are genuine: we value you and embrace your individuality. We are hopeful: we believe in you and your potential to become a catalyst in the world. We are nurturing: we support you in your journey to develop your full potential. We are determined: above all else, we are on a relentless quest to make our community stronger beginning with you.

Join us and help transform lives.

Application Process:
All interested staff must submit a resume and a letter of interest stating your skills and knowledge that would qualify you for this position. 
 
External Candidates must complete an online application.  If you have any questions regarding the position, please visit our website at www.ymcatvidaho.org or contact jobs@ymcatvidaho.org.
 
 
 
Alli Miles
Human Resources Recruiting Director
TREASURE VALLEY FAMILY YMCA | ASSOCIATION SERVICES
1177 W. State St., Boise, ID 83702
(P) 208 344 5501 ext 209
(E) allison.miles@ymcatvidaho.org (W) ymcatvidaho.org
 
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