Wellness Internship

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Corporate Functions

Summary

Posted: Sep 6, 2019
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200099147
AC Wellness Network LLC is a subsidiary of Apple Inc. and is the dedicated management services organization (MSO) for AC Wellness, a dedicated independent medical group that serves Apple Wellness Centers in Santa Clara Valley. Our mission is to deliver the world’s best healthcare experiences for Apple employees. Do you have a passion for helping others? As a member of Apple’s Wellness team, you’ll help improve the health of Apple’s greatest asset: our people. Your efforts will improve the health and wellbeing of Apple employees, professionally and personally. Join the Wellness team to change the lives for thousands of people and experience an internship as innovative as our products. Apple Wellness is seeking undergraduate and graduate students in the field of exercise physiology, health and wellness and kinesiology to join our team. This internship offers practical experience in both the Apple Fitness Center and in the Preventive Care settings. Students gain hands-on experience in lifestyle counseling, exercise prescription, and wellness leadership to all people, all backgrounds, and all perspectives at Apple. If you are energetic and driven to enhance the lives of others, join us.

Key Qualifications

  • Well-developed weight training and exercise prescription experience
  • Understanding and experience preparing and assisting with resting and exercise EKG’s, maximal stress testing and VO2-max testing
  • Knowledge of general nutrition and dietary analysis
  • Completed upper division coursework in exercise physiology, health promotion, Kinesiology or a similar curriculum
  • Acquainted with American College of Sports Medicine guidelines
  • Possess great interpersonal skills and a high standard of integrity
  • Exposure to peer to peer counseling and patient/client interaction utilizing motivational interviewing skills

Description

Perform health assessments for new fitness members, taking basic vitals, guiding tours, and answering questions about fitness programs Provide one-on-one fitness consultations and exercise prescription with fitness center members Conduct routine floor checks, including equipment checks and troubleshooting. Assist members with exercise and equipment questions. Report or address any exercise floor issues Conduct standardized fitness testing in the Apple Wellness Center including resting and exercise vitals, resting and exercise EKG, body composition, strength, flexibility and endurance. Utilize models of behavior change during one-on-one consultations including diet, exercise, and lipid panel results Build electronic health education content in Keynote on various wellness and fitness topics Assist with the delivery of outreach programs, such as seminars, health screenings, and flu shots Support special projects, events, and incentive programs The duration is 16 weeks and compensation includes hourly salary, relocation (if work site is more than 50 miles from school), and housing assistance. Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.

Education & Experience

Currently enrolled in a BS or MS Degree program Completed upper division coursework in exercise physiology, health promotion, Kinesiology or a similar curriculum

Additional Requirements