Group Fitness Instructor

Job Title: Group Fitness Instructor

Salary range: $21.09- $37.19

Department: Parks & Recreation

Hours: Part-Time

Job Description:

Date Posted:

April 2019

Department:

Parks & Recreation / New Brighton Community Center

Compensation:

$21.09- $37.19

Hours:

Part Time

Deadline:

Open until filled

Position Objectives

Instructs quality group fitness classes, provides excellent customer service to members in a safe, enjoyable and positive environment that promotes member wellness in accordance with NBCC policies and procedures.

Currently seeking Group Fitness and Silver Sneakers instructors.

  1. Plans and provides group fitness classes as one component of a fitness program.
  2. Assumes a leadership role as a professional in the area of exercise and aerobics.
  3. Encourage participants to continue with exercises and make healthy choices as part of the group fitness program.
  4. Promotes participation in membership, group fitness, aquatics and personal training services.
  5. Communicates regularly with the Recreation Supervisor on current utilization patterns, trends and fees generated by the group fitness program.
  6. Performs other program related responsibilities as directed by the Recreation Supervisor.

Minimum Requirements

  1. Certification in Health and Wellness programming and at least one year of experience planning and instructing group fitness or aquatic activities.
  2. Accredited National Certification:  American Council on Exercise (ACE), American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), Athletics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA), National Exercise Trainers Association (NETA).
  3. Current CPR/AED and First Aid certification required within 60 days of hire.

Desired Requirements

  1. Current SilverSneakers certification required to teach for all SilverSneakers classes.
  2. Specialty certifications (SilverSneakers, Yoga, Zumba, Water Exercise, Tai Chi) preferred, but not required.
  3. Or, such alternatives to the above qualifications as the City may find appropriate and acceptable.

Applications must be filled out completely and returned to the below address:

400 10th St. NW
New Brighton, MN  55112
Phone:  651-638-2130
Fax:  651-638-2135
www.newbrightonmn.gov

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