Friday, August 31, 2012

Health Promotion Coordinator at Osan Military Base

  • The contractor shall support Airmen in optimizing human performance with an emphasis in war fighting capability and the prevention of illness and injury.
  • Advocate for healthy communities in support of personnel and beneficiaries achieving healthier lifestyles.
  • Professional knowledge of health promotion/education theories, principles, practices, evidence-based guidelines, and procedures necessary to provide and document effective health promotion education.
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in Health Education, Community Health Education, Public Health, Health Promotion/Adult Fitness, or related field.
  • Shall have a minimum of 1 year experienced in community Health Promotion planning and programming is desired.
  • Certification in Health Education for the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing (NCHEC)
  • BLS

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Hilton Head Health Internship

Received this email message from Hilton Head Health about internships. The message also included an application packet, I am glad to forward that to you as an email attchement:
Dear University Advisors/Internship Coordinators,
Application deadline for spring internships starting in December 2013 is near (Sept. 30th).
Thank you again for your interest in the Hilton Head Health’s Internship Program.  For your reference, attached is the Internship Application Package. Your students can also log on to to learn more about Hilton Head Health.
Please note: Internships are available year round, and on a rolling admission basis. Hilton Head Health recommends interested students apply at least 4-6 months in advance of their desired internship date.
We anticipate this information to be useful for you and your students.  Please feel free to contact me with any questions.
Best Wishes and Healthy Regards,
Amber Shadwick

Thursday, August 9, 2012

Corporate Fitness Internship - Aquila, Ltd.

I received this message on 8/1/12:
My name is Katie Follett and I am an internship coordinator for Aquila, Ltd., Health & Fitness Solutions.  My corporate wellness company and I are looking for student interns to work in our fitness facilities located in the Washington D.C. Metro area.  We seek bright, passionate, and responsible students who are interested in the health, wellness, and fitness industry.  In the Washington D.C. Metropolitan area, Aquila contracts with government agencies to provide high-quality, professional service to federal employees and agents.
Our student interns will receive real hands on experience in the corporate fitness industry.  They will get a chance to practice fitness assessments, have an opportunity to teach group fitness and develop and execute personal training programs.  We will cater to the needs of internship requirements, as well as provide helpful guidance in order for the students to gain the most out of their experience.
See Jana for flyer included in message.
Thank you,
550 17th Street NW
Washington D.C. 20429
3501 N. Fairfax Drive
Arlington, VA 22226