Health Fitness Assistant / Group Exercise Instructor (Casual Part-Time) (20191557)

Trustmark Insurance New York , NY 10007

Posted 2 months ago

HealthFitness is looking for individuals that thrive on motivating others to exercise and empowering them to make positive life-style choices. If helping others is your passion then you will want to join our winning team of professionals. Currently we have on-going opportunities for casual part-time (# of hrs. based on demand) Health Fitness Assistants and Group Exercise Instructors at our client sites in and around the New York, NY area. These full-service facilities provide members with a complete range of health and fitness programs and services including individual fitness assessments and exercise prescriptions, personal training, group exercise and much more. In this position, you will be responsible for providing outstanding service to members & program participants to maximize participation, outcomes and customer satisfaction.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Health Fitness Assistant:

  • Interacts with participants and monitors equipment and participant safety.

  • Provides individual and group exercise instruction; educates participants on proper techniques to maximize exercise safety and effectiveness.

  • Participates in membership drives to acquire new members; enrolls new participants and conducts facility, program and equipment orientations.

  • Promotes program offerings and conducts outreach activities to increase participation and re-engage inactive members.

  • Assists in creating and maintaining bulletin boards, newsletters and other marketing & communication materials.

  • Maintains participant files and database.

  • Performs facility maintenance responsibilities; ensures facility, equipment and locker rooms are clean and stocked at all times. Ensures personal and facility appearance meet standards.

  • Assists in research of health & fitness educational topics and identifies appropriate member educational materials.

  • Verifies equipment is operating properly and immediately reports any potentially unsafe conditions.

  • Projects and other duties as assigned.

Group Exercise Instructor:

  • Providing fun, effective and safe group exercise to members participating in the program such as yoga, Pilates, kickboxing, step, boot camp, toning and circuit.

  • Interacts with participants and provides individual and group exercise instruction; educates participants on proper techniques to maximize exercise safety and effectiveness.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Education, Experience & Certifications:

Health Fitness Assistant:

  • Associate or Bachelor Degree in related field or HealthFitness recognized industry certification in Group Exercise and/or Personal Training (ACE, AFAA, NSCA, NASM, ACSM) required.

  • Minimum 2+ years related industry experience required (if do not hold Bachelor Degree in related field).

  • Current CPR/AED certifications required from AHA or American Red Cross or must be obtained within 30 days of hire, First Aid certification preferred.

Group Exercise Instructor:

  • Current group exercise instructor certification from ACE, AFAA or other nationally accredited specialty class certification required (depending on what class is being taught).

  • AED/CPR/First Aid certifications from AHA or American Red Cross required.

  • 2+ years group exercise instruction experience strongly preferred.

  • Excellent customer service and communication skills, including the ability to motivate others.

  • Proficiency in fitness assessment and exercise prescription a plus.

  • Strong interpersonal communication and customer service skills including the ability to motivate others.

  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team with enthusiasm, initiative and creativity.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

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Health Fitness Assistant / Group Exercise Instructor (Casual Part-Time) (20191557)

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