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WesleyLife Health & Well-Being Summer Internship - WesleyLife in Pella, Iowa


At WesleyLife, we believe everyone should have the opportunity to live a life of continued growth, experience, and meaning — and to pursue joy, regardless of physical, social, or economic circumstances. That applies to the people we serve — and the people who do the serving!

We want your job with WesleyLife to help you wake up each day with optimism, to reinforce to you that your potential is limitless, and to illustrate that joyful work is a part of a joyous life. You are a vital life-changer with an insistence on a purposeful life, and you deserve to choose a job that fits the way you’re committed to living your life.

At WesleyLife, we’re looking for candidates who are looking for more . If you insist on joy in your day-to-day work life, consider one of our roles. From clinical positions to hospitality roles to administrative positions, we offer all our team members the opportunity to create joy for themselves as well as the people whose lives they touch.

A day in the Life of a Well-Being Intern with WesleyLife:

  • Support the well-being team in implementation of annual well-being plan for residents and team members, including:

  • Shadowing and supporting regular fitness classes for residents or team members to develop skills and comfort teaching classes.

  • Implement well-being events for team members or residents, such as education presentations, lunch and learns or experiential events. Develop promotional plan and materials to encourage attendance.

  • Create educational materials to promote various health topics for WesleyLife residents and team members.

  • Contribute to planning future well-being programs and innovations with a focus on strong outcomes to support those we serve.

  • Collaborate with wellness team members across the WesleyLife organization. Participate in wellness team meetings.

  • Attend and support the WesleyLife Culture Club meetings that support a positive culture among team members.

  • Identify and complete a specialty project of your choosing during the internship.

  • Learn about the business impact of wellness programs in regards to recruitment, retention and employee productivity. Gain a broad understanding of the role of wellness within an organization to drive health and wellness organizationally and culturally

WesleyLife has been certified as one of 2023's Great Places to Work! (

With a legacy spanning 76 years, WesleyLife has established an esteemed reputation for excellence, recognized across the Midwest as transforming the aging experience. Committed to health and well-being, WesleyLife's networks offer a comprehensive range of services, encompassing brick and mortar Communities for Healthy Living alongside home health, hospice, personal services, adult day programs, transportation, and home-delivered meals.

As recipients of the 'Great Places to Work' certification for the sixth consecutive year in 2023, we take immense pride in our vibrant and positive workplace culture. We actively foster growth and development, dedicated to nurturing your professional journey.

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Only qualified candidates will be contacted to move to the next step of the hiring process. Unfortunately, WesleyLife will not sponsor applicants for work visas.

WesleyLife believes in the value of diversity within our workforce and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Because of our commitment to your health and well-being, you will be required to successfully complete a pre-hire health assessment, and drug screen.




  • Currently enrolled in a health or well-being program with a college or university

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, with ability to communicate with diverse populations one-on-one or in a small/large group setting