Health and Nutrition Coach

Houston, TX, USA

Job Type

Part-time and Full-Time

About the Role

About the Role of a Health and Nutrition Coach
We are searching for an experienced and energetic health and nutrition coach to be responsible for evaluating and improving clients' health and wellness to join our team. The responsibilities of a health coach include assessing clients' health, coaching clients on how to improve their health, and developing health care plans. In this position, you will provide our clients with professional advice on how to implement and maintain a healthy lifestyle. As a specialist in food and nutrition, our clients will depend on you to guide them towards better eating and exercise habits.

Your duties will include evaluating clients’ needs, planning meal plans, developing goals, and providing advice on how to stay healthy. To succeed in this role, you should have an optimistic disposition, good conflict resolution skills, and possess the ability to effectively communicate. In addition to being an excellent communicator, the ideal candidate will also demonstrate outstanding presentation and interpersonal skills. You will need to stay updated on the latest nutritional diets, research methods, and industry trends. Ultimately, a top-notch health coach should be committed to improving the health of clients, exhibit good team working skills, and have self-confidence.

Responsibilities:
Meet with clients and identify their dietary needs by assessing their health, exercise routine, and food habits.
Develop and help implement personalized nutrition plans for clients.
Offer advice on how to stay healthy and provide support to help clients with their progress.
Oversee the consultation calendar to ensure efficiency.
Simplify important information to clients and explain the benefits of staying on a healthy diet.
Help establish short and long-term goals.
Ensure that you stay updated on the latest nutritional diets and trends.
Teach the public and other health specialists about nutrition through articles and group seminars.

Conducting initial consultations and evaluations of individuals.
Providing guidelines to reduce or eliminate unhealthy behaviors.
Developing and conducting seminars for clients and other employees.
Developing health care plans tailored to each client's needs.
Working with other health care providers.
Supporting clients in their recovery or rehabilitation.

Requirements

Training in coaching, fitness, or nutrition.
Previous experience working with clients.
Knowledge of good health practices.
Must be up-to-date with the latest health care developments.
Good organizational skills
Compassionate.
Bachelor’s degree in nutritional science, dietetics, or relevant field.
A minimum of 2 years’ experience as a professional nutritionist.
In-depth knowledge of biochemistry, research methods, and human physiology.
Excellent communication and presentation skills.
A critical thinker with outstanding interpersonal skills.