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Yoga/Fitness Instructor

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Swedishamerican Rockford , IL 61101

Posted 2 months ago

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Yoga/Fitness Instructor

Join the REMARKABLE team at SwedishAmerican! As a division of UW Health, we offer patients local access to many world-class specialists right here in Rockford, Illinois and surrounding communities.

We are seeking a Yoga/Fitness Instructor to:

  • Join our world-class team of doctors, nurses and other health care professionals in providing everything from preventive health care to highly specialized programs.

  • Provide quality care in a compassionate patient- and family- centered environment.

  • Responsible for teaching group and individual or fitness instructions at various SAHS locations as assigned.

  • Function as a wellness resource for Health System and medical staff, insuring the delivery of coordinating and consistently excellent wellness services through customer oriented process.

  • Participates in continuous quality improvement actives and educational experiences in support of departmental philosophy and objectives, as well as Health System initiatives.


  • High School graduate or GED.


  • Must possess a passion for improving peoples health and well being.

  • Exceptional and demonstrable customer service and problem solving skills.

  • Experience with individual and group yoga or fitness instruction.

  • Must possess a high comfort level interacting with diverse groups of people.

  • Excellent communication, organization and critical-decision making skills required.

  • Successful completion of annual job specific competencies and skill verification tools required.

Licenses and Certifications:

  • Certification in yoga teacher training or fitness teacher training from YOGAFIT, EXPERTRATING, or other nationally recognized program.

Physical Requirements:

Ability to lift up to 50 pounds with frequent standing, walking, bending, crouching, carrying, lifting and lowering.


SwedishAmerican offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. Work experience that is relevant to the position will be taken into consideration when determining the starting base pay.

SwedishAmerican serving northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin communities--also a Magnet-designated facility-- is dedicated to delivering high quality healthcare and strategies to keep our patients and their families well. In fact, quality drives all that we do. In recent years, our commitment to quality and excellence has resulted in more national awards, for quality and preference than any other health system in northern Illinois.

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SwedishAmerican, A division of UW Health values and embraces diversity and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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