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Health and Wellbeing Coach

The Diabetes Prevention programme will give you an opportunity to influence change to so many people towards a healthier lifestyle.

Health and Wellbeing Coach

Region: Suffolk and North - East Essex

ICS Health & Wellbeing is a dynamic and accomplished organisation dedicated to making the UK’s local and workplace communities healthier. Working with local authorities, CCGs and employers, we design, implement and evaluate innovative health and wellbeing services that will result in long-term health benefits through sustained behaviour change.

The ICS Health & Wellbeing brand has been selected to deliver the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme (NHS DPP) across the UK. NHS England, Public Health England and Diabetes UK have committed to improving efforts to prevent diabetes, and this collaborative programme aims to help the 5 million people who are at risk of developing the disease. The Programme comprises of physical activity and dietary components, underpinned by behavior change techniques.

We are currently seeking Health & Wellbeing Coaches from a Nutrition and/or Exercise & Fitness background to deliver the programme across the Suffolk and North - East Essex region. You will be responsible for delivering 1:1 and group sessions on health and physical activity within the community.


  • Conducting 1:1 Assessments with Patients.
  • Deliver Group sessions on Physical Activity.
  • Maintain Data monitoring records of all service users.
  • Conduct risk assessments where required.

About You

  • Experience of delivering 1:1 or group sessions.
  • Excellent Communication and presentation skills.
  • Must have access to your own vehicle.
  • Possess a passion for health improvement.
  • Flexible to work evenings/weekends when required.


  • Must hold a minimum of an undergraduate degree in Nutrition or Sports/Exercise related subjects.
  • REPS Level 3 Personal Training qualification will be considered if you do not have a degree.
  • Previous experience of delivering information to a 1:1 or Group session.
  • Experience of working as a Health Trainer will be considered.

ICS offer a wide range of company benefits, including:

  • Company Pension scheme – Where we match your contribution.
  • Childcare Vouchers plus 25 days Holiday (pro-rata)
  • Comprehensive specialist training received.
  • Mileage and travel costs paid for.
  • You will be part of a program that is designed to change people’s lives. 
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Perks, Benefits and Reward


We recognise that everyone has different priorities and lifestyles, and our flexible benefits package reflects this. Benefits range from a matching contribution pension scheme and a healthcare cash plan to flexible holiday options and discounted shopping vouchers. 
• Buy and sell holiday
• Corporate discounts
• Career development
• Cycle2Work scheme
• Discounted shopping vouchers
• Healthcare insurance
• Life assurance
• Matching pension scheme

Career Development

Our business is always changing, and so are you. To ensure you’re fully prepared for these changes and ready to reach your full potential we offer continuous learning and development. We’re passionate about helping our people grow and promote internal progression and mobility. 
• Management and leadership training
• On-boarding
• Personal development
• Role-specific training
• Work-based qualifications

Reward and Recognition

We want to share our successes, recognise excellent performance and promote healthy competition, which is why we offer competitive salaries, bonus schemes linked to performance and a whole host of recognition awards. Work hard and it’s entirely possible you’ll be recognised as an exceptional performer.
• Annual awards
• Exceptional performance awards
• Long service recognition


More than just a buzzword, we really do care about your wellbeing and encourage you to do the same. Our health and wellbeing coaches run smoking cessation and weight loss campaigns to help our people to achieve a healthier lifestyle. We also have a number of qualified mental health first aiders providing a vital support network, discounted gym memberships, free fruit; and our employee assistance programme is there to help you with life’s little ups and downs.
• Cycle2Work scheme
• Discounted gym membership
• Employee assistance programme
• Flexible working
• Free fruit
• Healthcare cash plans
• Mental health first aiders
• Paid time off for charity work 
• Staff wellbeing initiatives 

Our Culture



Independent Clinical Services is a global workforce management solutions and services provider for the health and life science sectors. We know that our people are what drive our success. We foster an environment that enables them to be individuals, to be entrepreneurial, and to make tangible contributions towards the growth of our businesses. 


We strive to provide our people with the tools and the environment to build a meaningful and successful career with us, from wellbeing and flexibility to expansive client and candidate networks. 

We reward high performance and ensure employees feel part of our growth strategies and successes. Our commitment to employee development through training, personal development plans, professional qualification support and career progression has resulted in excellent retention levels.




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