Health and Wellness Specialist

Post date: 17-Jan-2013 16:51:12

Location: Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

Salary: c£35,000 depending on experience

Closing date: 01 Feb 2013

Reference: IRC668213

* Key role in a team that's at the heart of our work

* Real scope to make an impact

* Stimulating mix of challenge and opportunity

Network Rail is at the heart of revitalising Britain's railway. From the rejuvenation of King's Cross station and the upgrade and expansion of Thameslink, to Europe's largest civil engineering project – Crossrail - we are involved in some of the most ambitious and diverse ventures this country has ever seen.

We passionately believe that the good health and wellbeing of every employee is essential to the success of our plans to deliver a better railway. That's why we're focused on supporting individuals to stay healthy. And it's why we put such a high value on the work of our Health & Wellness team as they provide expert guidance and effective governance of wellbeing activities across the business.

Analysing key data and identifying trends, you'll provide guidance on all health and wellness issues, including assessment and management of lifestyle-related health conditions. And with prevention equally high on your agenda, you'll also co-ordinate and support a variety of activities to promote health and wellness, including workshops, literature and health fairs.

You'll need:

* Impressive track record in health and wellness

* Experience of completing health assessments

* Degree or equivalent in Sports Science, Exercise Physiology or a related field

* Ideally, REPS Level 4 or ACSM HFS/CES

Network Rail welcomes applications from a diverse range of candidates regardless of background, disability or gender and is committed to creating a workforce as diverse as the communities we serve.

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