Wellness Coach

at Resources for Human Development, Inc. in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Job title
Wellness Coach
Reports to
Program Director/Alex Mendin
Position Summary
Under authority of the Program Director, the Wellness Coach assures that all operational procedures are followed. The Wellness Coach is responsible for utilizing psychiatric rehabilitation principles to promote recovery, community integration and improved quality of life for residents through collaboration with consumers, team members, family members, significant others and collateral resources. The Wellness Coach will assist team members and other providers with an understanding of the Psychiatric Rehabilitation Model and the day-to-day practice of this modality. Wellness Coach is responsible for working in accordance with the values and policies of RHD.
Essential Duties and Functions
Utilizing psychiatric rehabilitation principles to promote recovery, full community integration and improved quality of life for residents
To maintain a safe, supportive and recovery-focused environment that fosters growth and rehabilitation as well as facilitates the development of natural supports and self-help skills
To engage consumers in a trusting and supportive relationship, providing emotional support within the professional boundaries, as needed
To support the individualized recovery plans developed with consumers with the aim of achieving and maintaining physical health, mental health and emotional well-being as well as participating in the recovery process.
To assist the consumer to reach the goals he or she has set in their recovery plan
Practice and encourage advocacy activities to enable self-advocacy efforts.
Bachelor's Degree in a Human Service discipline
Valid Driver's License
Working conditions
Hazard and Atmospheric Conditions
Exposure to Fumes o Exposure to Dust
Exposure to Extreme Heat o Exposure to Extreme Cold
Wet and/or Humid o Exposure to Loud Noise
Exposure to Confined Places o Mists or Gases
Exposure to Mechanical Hazards o Exposure to Chemical Hazards
Exposure to Electrical Hazards o Exposure to Burn Hazard

Physical requirements
Lifting Requirements
Medium: exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds constantly to move objects.
Physical Requirements
Stand or Sit (stationary position)
Use hands or fingers to handle or feel (operate, activate, prepare, inspect, position)
Climb (stairs/ladders)
Talk/Hear (communicate, converse, convey, express/exchange information)
See (detect, identify, recognize, inspect, assess)
Pushing or Pulling
Repetitive Motion
Reaching (high or low)
Kneel, Stoop, Crouch or Crawl (position self, move)
Reporting Relationships
Direct Supervisor: Program Director/Alex Mendin

Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.

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Job Posting: 1270799

Posted On: May 19, 2024

Updated On: Jun 18, 2024

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