If you are looking for an exciting career with the opportunity to share your passion for health and wellness with others, a health promotion job is an excellent choice.
Below are links to several employment sites where you can find health and wellness jobs. Additional job titles to search for include workplace wellness coordinator, occupational wellness specialist, health promotion specialist, community health worker, employee wellness manager, health and wellness program manager, and corporate wellness manager.
Health and wellness job boards
The job search feature on the Wellness Council of America’s page provides access to wellness jobs on a national level. Results can be filtered by industry as well as assignment level. Visit http://www.welcoa.org/jobs/
This search engine, focused on the health promotion profession, has nearly 60,000 registered subscribers. It offers professional networking and alumni groups, as well as a weekly industry newsletter. Visit: http://www.hpcareer.net/
National Wellness Institute
By becoming a member of this organization, you’ll have access to industry networking, professional publications, free monthly webinars, certification discounts, and an expansive career and volunteer center. Visit: http://www.nationalwellness.org/networking/
Premier Health & Fitness Resources (PHFR)
The sister site of WellnessConnection.com, PHFR features a recruitment services section offering the “Internet’s best resource for finding quality fitness jobs, health promotion job postings, corporate wellness employment opportunities, or other fitness staff positions.”
Human resources job boards
Jobs in human resources are often-overlooked opportunities for wellness careers. For best results, search using keywords such as “health,” “wellness,” “health promotion,” “employee wellness,” “workplace wellness,” “community health,” “corporate wellness,” and related terms.
Society for Human Resources Management
International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans
Other job boards
These are boards you are probably already familiar with. For best results, search using keywords such as “health,” “wellness,” “health promotion,” “employee wellness,” “workplace wellness,” “community health,” “corporate wellness,” and related terms.
Visit: http://www.glassdoor.com/index.htm (We’ve had the best luck searching for“wellness manager.”)
Let us help you find success!
As a student in UW Health and Wellness Management, you will be able to take advantage of the career services offered by your home campus. Visit our Career Services page to learn more.
To find out more about the UW Health and Wellness Management program and how its degrees can help you land your dream job, contact an enrollment adviser:
Our enrollment advisers are available Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Fridays 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT, or by appointment.
Call: 1-877-UW-LEARN (895-3276)