Teach an older adult curriculum (EnhanceFitness) that includes flexibility, aerobics, strength and balance training. Classes are held three times per week, each session is one hour.
Current group fitness or personal trainer certification from a nationally recognized association. National certification must be from ACE, ACSM, NASM, NCCPT, NETA, PTAG, NESTA, CI, or IFPA.
Current CPR certification
Two years of hands-on leadership experience or an academic background in kinesiology, exercise science, physical education, or a related field.
Successful completion of the EnhanceFitness New Instructor Training upon hire
The successful candidate must pass a background check.
Organize class space.
Demonstrate, explain, and lead the proper exercise activities
Provide pertinent information about precautions and safety of exercising, especially during strength training.
Adapt exercises for the level of strength or frailty of each participant.
Participate in training opportunities provided by EnhanceFitness sponsors.
Complete administrative record keeping functions, including health history forms, physical notification letters, class roster report, and evaluations.
Instruct participants in importance and relevance of fitness testing and conduct fitness tests per prescribed protocols.
Store all equipment and return room to its original arrangement.
Exhibits professional behavior as a representative of Salt Lake County Aging Services.
AGING SERVICES HIGH RISE-1004
Salt Lake County