Responsible for the daily operations of the KU Fit Instructor; weekday and weekend hours including early morning, afternoon evenings and/or late evenings. An instructor must be certified in CPR/AED or become certified within four weeks after being appointed. Duties will include but are not limited to the following:
Developing, leading and instructing participants through group fitness sessions to include a proper warm up, cardio/strength workout, and cool down.
Preparing class choreography & plans in advance.
Recording participation numbers.
Implementing risk management procedures when necessary.
Assisting with good housekeeping by keeping studio, equipment, and equipment closets tidy.
Assisting with special events and contract classes.
Accurately documenting and completing payroll by the Sunday prior to pay date.
Obtain and maintain proper CPR/AED certification.
Participation in "Rec Alert" CPR/AED drills.
Substituting when able.
Attending monthly meetings.
Constantly communicating via email.
Promptly alerting Fitness/Wellness Coordinator with any concerns, questions, broken/malfunctioning equipment, program concerns and personal issues.
Must be enrolled in 6 credit hours at KU during fall/spring. If just for summer employment, must be enrolled in summer session.
Possess current CPR/AED certification, or willing to obtain within 4 weeks of employment.
Either completion of ACE Group Exercise Instructor Course taught through KU Recreation Services and Professional fitness certification will be required 6- Months from hire date. Or Nationally recognized organizations such as ACE, AFAA, ACSM, Yoga Fit etc. accepted.
Excellent written and verbal communication.
Previous experience as a group exercise instructor.
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