Employment at UNC Wellness Centers

As a part of the UNC Health Care System, our employees are held to the highest standards of care and service. The success of UNC Wellness Centers and the quality service we deliver depends greatly upon our employees. For this reason, the UNC Wellness Centers strive to hire the most competent, imaginative, and enthusiastic individuals possible. We strive to provide a rewarding and supportive work environment to attract and retain professional and dedicated employees. Both our employees and our members will benefit from a competent staff that is challenged and rewarded for its successes.

All open positions for UNC Wellness Centers are posted on the UNC Health Care website. You will also find information on the comprehensive benefits package and other career opportunities within the UNC Health Care system. All applicants must apply online here.

UNC Wellness Centers Clinical Exercise/Medical Fitness Internship

The UNC Wellness Center at Meadowmont welcomes students with a strong interest in clinical exercise in a medical fitness setting. Unpaid internships are available for a minimum of six weeks and a maximum of 12 weeks. These include time spent with cardiac rehabilitation (fall only), fitness, personal training, health education, group exercise, member services and nutrition. A minimum of five hours per week is required, with a flexible schedule. Priority will be given to students needing school credit to complete a major requirement.  Read the full intership description here.
Applications are due by the following dates:
Please note application deadlines:             Notification dates:
Summer – February 15                                 Summer – March 1
Fall – May 15                                                   Fall – June 1
Spring – October 15                                      Spring – November 1
At each deadline, we will review applications and invite qualified candidates to interview and tour our facilities. Only 2 students will be selected per semester.  Click here to view the internship application.

Internship coordinator: Mary Hale-McDonald, Personal Trainer: Mary.Hale@unchealth.unc.edu