Registered Dietitian, Diabetes Prevention Program Expert
Wilmington, Delaware 19801
Job Description and Requirements
Who we are
Retrofit's vision is to transform lives and workplaces by improving health, happiness and performance. Our mission is to deliver the most personalized weight-management and disease-prevention solutions for obesity and related conditions. Retrofit uses live expert coaches, a smart dashboard for tracking and notifications, interactive classes, social support from an online community and a variety of self-monitoring technologies to deliver engagement, industry-leading outcomes and lasting results.
The role: In a nutshell
We are looking for a motivated and highly knowledgeable Diabetes Prevention Program Experts. For each client group assigned, you will be their dedicated Expert helping them achieve their weight loss goals and DPP objectives. We hold ourselves accountable, just as we do our clients. As an Expert, you will be responsible for delivering an outstanding coaching experience that will transform lives.
This position is a telecommute position though you do need to live in and have Delaware RD license.
Specific expectations include
Educate according to the DPP curriculum and guiding principles
Monitor your clients' progress via Retrofits' proprietary, internet-based platform
Provide valuable and constructive food and exercise log feedback
Proactively reach out to clients to ensure that they are engaged and on track to meet their goals
Respond to client calls/emails within 12 hours
Facilitate an open, empathic, and honest environment for clients
Help your clients reach their weight loss goals and DPP objectives
Motivate and guide clients towards their lifelong goal of total wellness in line with our protocol
Facilitate the year-long Diabetes Prevention Program for clients via an initial live virtual presentation, video-conference sessions, recorded lessons and written communication through RetrofitsÃÂ¢ internet based platform.
Deliver education and personalized coaching according to Retrofit's DPP protocol, develop SMART strategies with clients, and ensure clients have the tools they need to apply what they are learning to their lives
Actively engage with clients via community dashboard, private dashboard, and 1:1 coaching sessions to provide feedback and support, answer questions, share resources, and hold clients accountable to their goals.
Focus on serving clients efficiently and effectively to achieve the best outcomes possible.
Virtually participate in monthly Expert and All Company Meetings, as well as twice monthly Trainings and stay current on updates sent via email.
What you need
Registered Dietitian Credentialing, licensed in Delaware
Masters Degree in Nutrition/Dietetics, Science, Counseling, Social Work, or Psychology
Minimum of 2-3 years of coaching experience in weight management or diabetes education
Passionate about changing people's lives and willing to go the extra mile to help clients be successful
Ability to deliver high quality, engaging educational presentations on health and wellness issues
Display confidence, assertiveness and flexibility. Must be a self-starter
Detail oriented- the type of person who remembers everything about everyone you meet
Extremely comfortable with and interested in technology
Creative, dedicated and relentless in helping clients achieve their goals
Knowledge in behavior change and habit formation
Excellent written, grammar and communication skills
Retrofit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status or veteran status.
[posted Feb 28, 2017]
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