Guide, Nutritionist

About Sensei

Sensei is here to guide you towards greater wellbeing. Founded by Dr. David Agus and Larry Ellison, our ecosystem of products and experiences is designed with one intention: to empower you to grow well. What guides us is a belief that knowledge is the most incredible tool in health and that technology allows us to unlock deeper insights.

Everything we do is evidence-led, radically transparent, always enriching.

You can read our story here or see some recent press: Forbes, Condé Nast Traveler

Position Description

At Sensei Retreats, we balance purpose with play. Guests will enjoy health coaching sessions, body treatments, personal training, meditation, cultural immersion, and enriching activities—all while taking in views that connect them to the world’s beauty. The Sensei Guide provides expertise and support to guests prior, during, and post-stay to ensure a positive experience at the retreat.

The Sensei Guide is pioneering an enriching journey for preventative wellness. You will be responsible for directing the guest experience by better understanding each individual’s goals and intention. You will provide insight and feedback based off of information gathered during a guest assessment to provide a customized program of experiences.


  • Serve as expert in the field of nutrition
  • Lead hands on nutrition workshops (ie. cooking demos) and lectures to further educate and engage guests
  • Conduct 1:1 sessions with guests to discuss their personal nutrition
  • Work alongside Sensei by Nobu providing education and menu suggestions
  • Facilitate the end-to-end guest experience, from arrival to departure and beyond.
  • Build guest itineraries based on guest intentions gathered from the pre-arrival questionnaire, conversations and assessments with the guest.
  • Understand confidentiality, code of conduct and taking necessary measures to safeguard personal identifiable information
  • Implement health screening tools and provide relevant feedback to guests
  • Collaborate with teammates & coworkers to enhance service delivery
  • Understand the integrative approach to building out customized experiences for each individual guest
  • Provide guidance and coaching to support the goals of each guest and challenge them to expand their knowledge base
  • Contribute to the enhancement of SOP’s, Sensei Culture, Guest Experience, Measures of Success
  • Act as Ambassador for Sensei in front of guests and partners
  • Ensures all guest requests are communicated and completed
  • Assist with research & program development to support guest education
  • Support teammates & coworkers with professional development initiatives


  • Master’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in the field of nutrition
  • Previous experience in some coaching capacity
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Performs additional related duties as requested by a manager at any time
  • Must be able to work flexible hours, weekends and holidays
  • Relocation to the island of Lana’i, HI
  • Candidates must have valid work authorization for the U.S.

Preferred Skills and Abilities

  • Registered Dietitian, Graduate Degree in Nutrition, Integrative Nutrition, Holistic Herbal Wellness or related field.
  • Recognized certification in wellness coaching
  • Passion to empower individuals seeking to optimize health and lifestyle
  • Passion for continuing education, professional development and personal growth
  • Proficient in Apple iOS, Office 365, and/or reservation systems
  • Efficient time management
  • Prepared to create educational content
  • Demonstrates characteristics of leadership, professionalism, service to others
  • Experience in hospitality and destination travel a plus
  • Passion to empower individuals seeking to optimize health and lifestyle
  • Friendly and outgoing personality, works well with others
  • Works well with people and possesses a friendly and outgoing personality
  • Characteristics of leadership, professionalism, and service to others
  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must be able flexible hours and work weekends, and holidays.

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to climb stairs, bend, stretch, reach above shoulders, kneel, twist, and grip items.
  • Must be able to stand and walk for extended periods of time, at least 10,000 steps a shift, up and down hill and stairs.
  • Ability to push and pull equipment.
  • Ability to lift and carry 25 pounds properly


Traits We Value

  • Loves a good challenge
  • Resourceful and adaptable
  • A strong sense of curiosity
  • Embraces feedback and constantly seeks to improve
  • Collaborative and knows how to get things done as part of a team

Compensation & Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401k Matching and FSA plans
  • Subsidized Virtual gym & Fitness App membership
  • Uniforms Provided
  • Access to Meditation,Yoga and Fitness classes when off duty
  • Attend Wellness Lectures
  • On Property Gym Access
  • Discount on Spa & Salon services
  • Lunch & Healthy Snacks
  • Monthly Wellness Reimbursement
  • Cell phone bill reimbursement
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Tuition Reimbursement


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex (including gender identity or expression; pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, age, religion, color, ancestry, disability (including association or relationship with an individual with a disability), marital status, National Guard obligation, genetic test results, arrest and court records, reproductive health decision, domestic or sexual violence victim status, breastfeeding requirements, assignment of income for child support obligations, or credit history or report.



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