Yoga Instructor, PRN

Mercy Healthcare Saint Louis , MO 63150

Posted 2 days ago


We're a Little Different

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

We don't believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

At Mercy, you'll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We're a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

  • Requires a yoga and prenatal yoga certificate

The incumbent in this position will be responsible for assisting program participants in program training sessions and/or small group classes. This individual must understand and keep current on information relating to exercise/movement industry.

During training sessions the instructor must be observant of participants and their level of ability. The individual must continue the monitor participation and confirm attendance during their shift. Cleaning equipment and areas in which they teach daily. Incumbent will attend team meetings, monthly in services and demonstrates a high level of interpersonal skill in order to represent the Mercy Health and Wellness Connection.

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Provide professional instruction and programming for all facets of physical fitness including but not limited to, muscular strength and endurance, aerobic and anaerobic conditioning, functional movement, and mobility. Provides assistance and explains procedures to ensure the proper use of equipment and individual exercises.

Maintains/establishes a clean working environment. Assists team with biometric screenings with detailed knowledge of blood pressure, resting heart rate, waist measurement, body composition, grip strength, lab profiles specific to screening. Ability to teach group classes on and off site.

Assists in the daily operations of answering phone calls, responding to emails, scheduling requests, and filing. Performs additional duties as assigned. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and Mercy Service Standards.


We're all unique pieces of a puzzle at Mercy, connected together to create a beautiful picture of health. And being the perfect fit for your role requires a specific set of qualifications that you'll bring with you:

Education: High school diploma

Experience: Minimum (1) year of work experience in related area.

Certification/Registration: CPR/AED certified.

Other: Must be professional, accountable and passionate, timely and have a motivating personality.

Must be willing to work hard and make a commitment to the health and wellness program. Strong people skills, flexibility, and the ability to work in a multi-tasking environment. Experience and high comfort level working and communicating with various age groups.

Preferred Education: Bachelors of Science in an Exercise Health related field.

Preferred Experience: Two years in exercise science or related field specifically related to muscular strength and endurance, aerobic and anaerobic conditioning, functional movement, and flexibility.

Two years experience in providing nutrition education and programming based on proven academic dietetic degree. Phlebotomy experience preferred.

Other: In additional to those noted above: HKC, RKC, SFG Kettlebell Level I and II, SFG Bodyweight, SFG Barbell, FMS certified.

We'll Support You at Work and Home

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a "top 100 places to work." We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed.

We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We're proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision.

We're also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

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Yoga Instructor, PRN

Mercy Healthcare