Placement Opportunities

Information for students wanting to gain experience and career skills through an internship, externship, or federal work study assignment.

Information for students wanting to gain experience and career skills through an internship, externship, or federal work study assignment.


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Acquire on-the-job experience, marketable skills & professional references

 

The Get Healthy Now team will assess your interests and career goals and match you to the industry location of your choice.

If you are a student interested in an internship or externship, review the information below, update your resume* and proceed as instructed.

If you represent a community-based organization, government office, or company interested in hosting an intern, please check out our Wellness Coaching Opportunities for the Greater Louisville Community to find out more information and to apply to host an intern.

GHN Wellness Coaching Internship

  • Prerequisite: HSS 382 Wellness Coaching
  • Earn internship hours "on-campus"
  • Support the award winning program Get Healthy Now program
  • Work one-on-one with university employees as a wellness coach
  • Questions? Contact: Paula Kommor, M.Ed., CPA

  • APPLY NOW BUTTON

Get Healthy Now Wellness Coaching Externship

  • Prerequisite:HSS 382 (Wellness Coaching) and HSS492 (Wellness Coaching Internship)
  • Earn academic hours "off-campus" with innovative companies/organizations
  • Questions? Contact: Paula Kommor, M.Ed., CPA

  • APPLY NOW BUTTON

Get Healthy Now Wellness Center Internship

  • Gain understanding of UofL's health management program and the GHN Wellness Center
  • Improve your leadership skills
  • Develop individualized exercise prescriptions
  • Conduct group health and wellness presentations
  • Acquire knowledge and competency in using equipment and instruments involved in a Health Fitness Assessment
  • Questions? Contact: Get Healthy Now

  • APPLY NOW BUTTON

 

Get Healthy Now Federal Work Study Program

  • Assist with the following:
    • Health Programming
    • Facility maintenance
    • Opening and Closing duties
    • Monitoring GHN workout floor
    • Wellness Coaching
  • Questions? Once awarded, contact: Get Healthy Now

 

*If you are interested in applying for an internship or externship placement, you will need an up-to-date resume.   Visit UofL's Career Development Center to schedule an appointment for assistance with creating a professional resume.