Being a Golden employee is more than just a job, it's a lifestyle. Golden is a vibrant outdoor community making it a great place to live, work and play.
The City of Golden has over 500 employees serving the community in parks and recreation, public works, public safety, and administration. The City offers a wide array of benefits and perks designed to enhance the work and wellness experience our employees enjoy today and into the future.
We are currently recruiting for qualified applicants for Cycling Instructor. Come and see why the City of Golden is the place you want to be!
This position prepares and instructs indoor cycling/spinning classes to youth, adults, and seniors. Ensures a safe and fun experience for all participants.
Work schedule includes Early Mornings, Evenings and Saturdays available. Specifically Thursday Mornings 5:45am-6:45am
Teaches indoor cycling/spinning classes to a variety of age groups. Coordinates and prepares music and choreography of class routines as necessary.
Exercises safety awareness and practices.
Provides a positive, fun, and safe experience to class participants.
Provides set-up and tear down of class equipment when applicable.
Follows and enforces all department policies, rules, and regulations while maintaining a friendly and professional attitude.
Handles and reports to the Recreation Supervisor Wellness and General Programs any problems, concerns, or emergencies that arise during their classes.
Assists Recreation Supervisor with evaluation of the program by providing feedback and recommendations for class/program improvement.
Responsible for securing a substitute when unable to work assigned class.
Other duties may be assigned.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education diploma (GED). Minimum one year cycling/spinning teaching experience and/or training. Must hold a current CPR certification.
Must possess current certification in indoor cycling/spinning by a national accredited fitness-testing agency, i.e. Schwinn, Mad Dog, Johnny G, Precision Athletics, YMCA, Cycle Reebok, AFAA, AAAI/ISMA.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Current CPR certification.
Current certification in indoor cycling/spinning by a national accredited fitness-testing agency, i.e. Schwinn, Mad Dog, Johnny G, Precision Athletics, YMCA, Cycle Reebok, AFAA, AAAI/ISMA.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence.
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. Must have excellent customer service skills. Ability to make sound decisions and use good judgment during stressful situations.
Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one- or two-step instructions. Ability to deal with standardized situations with only occasional or no variables.
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Must be self-motivated and able to work independently. Ability to work well with people of all ages and abilities.
MATERIALS & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED
Mats, indoor bicycles, free weights, xertubes, tape player, CD player, headset, and microphone system.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; move fitness equipment including indoor bicycles; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to cycle, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and distance vision.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
Work environment is primarily in an indoor setting. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.
City of Golden is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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