Group Fitness Instructor

Life Time Fitness Centreville , VA 20122

Posted 2 weeks ago

Description

Position Summary

The Group Fitness Instructor provides cutting-edge group fitness instruction through a variety of entertaining, educational, and fun classes promoting fitness and positive self-esteem in a safe environment. They act as a fitness resource for class participants and maintains positive relationships with members to encourage continued class attendance. The Group Fitness Instructor is responsible for consistently meeting daily class attendance goals as well as effectively promote Life Time Fitness programs, products and services.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develops positive relationships with class participants by teaching a variety of challenging and entertaining group fitness classes

  • Educates class participants on correct form and alternative moves during the fitness routine

  • Attentively listens to members, answer questions, and engage in conversation before and after classes

  • Cleans and organizes studio space after each Group Fitness class

  • Provides current music for each class that entertains and motivates while ensuring appropriate language

  • Promotes Life Time Fitness promotions, programs, products, and services while specifically encouraging participation for Group Fitness classes

Position Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • 1 or more years of fitness instructor work experience

  • CPR/AED Certification

  • Minimum of one of the following Group Exercise Certifications: National Association of Sports Medicine (NASM), American Council of Exercise (ACE), American Fitness Aerobic Association (AFAA), Aquatic Exercise Association (AEA)

  • Ability to perform an aerobic activity for duration of a class, which may include, but not limited to, standing, walking, climbing, balancing, running, crawling, and kneeling

  • Ability to routinely lift 50 pounds and occasionally 100 pounds

  • Ability to perform exercises specific to the assigned class

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