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MediCorps - Summer - Health and Wellness Coordinator (1)
Our Summer VISTA members will develop, implement and evaluate the Health and Wellness Initiative for 6th through 12th grade students participating in our GAP summer program. Our summer VISTA members will create a 10 week curriculum including lesson plans, hands-on activities, small group discussions for each of the three component areas of Mindfulness, Nutrition and Fitness. Members will implement Mindfulness lessons and activities focused on a healthy lifestyle including: Healthy Habits (Personal Hygiene, Rest, Emotional Awareness); Body Image and Dental Care (Preventive Care) 3x a week. Members will implement Nutrition lessons and activities focused on healthy food choices including: exploring new foods/recipes, cooking skills, food prep skills, healthy snacks, family dinner, and My Food Pyramid twice a week. Members will implement Fitness Activities focused on healthy activity including: small group fitness workshops (Yoga, TRX, Boot Camp, Stretching, Strength training), Fitness Challenges and Individual Fitness plans.
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Member Duties : VISTA summer associates will develop, implement and evaluate our Health and Wellness Initiative that will focus on Mindfulness, Nutrition and Fitness for young people. It is essential that our students understand the importance of self-care and engaging in healthy habits for life. Our goal is to educate our youth on how each of these areas has an impact on every area of your life. By increasing our students understanding of nutrition, fitness and mindfulness and developing skills to make healthy choices, we can impact our students overall health. VISTA summer associates will also assist by providing direct support to summer staff members. Each VISTA summer associate will partner with a cohort of students to facilitate the summer programming. Our members will help prepare daily activities, implement classroom activities, ensure safety and well-being of youth, assist with field trips and coordinate service learning projects.
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance . 
Terms :
Service Areas :
Education ,  Children/Youth ,  Community Outreach ,  Health . 
Skills :
Communications ,  Leadership ,  Education ,  Team Work ,  Youth Development ,  Public Health ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Public Speaking . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

MediCorps - Summer - Health and Wellness Coordinator (1)

Program Start/End Date
06/11/2018  -   08/05/2018

Work Schedule Summer

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations OHIO  

Accepting Applications
From  03/28/2018  To  05/16/2018 

Contact Patrick Creedon
6000 Cooper Rd
Westerville   OH   43081
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 79527