Group Fitness Instructor
Walnut Creek, CA

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Golden Rain Foundation
Golden Rain Foundation 1751 Tice Creek Drive
Walnut Creek, CA 94595-3002
United States

Industry
Exercise / Fitness
Job Start Date
9/1/2021
Experience Required
Yes
Pay
To $30.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Part Time
Travel
No Travel
Job Description

Group Fitness Instructor – Senior Fitness Instructor who can teach classes for an active senior population. Group aquatics, chair-based exercise, dance, cycle/spin, stretch and strength, Yoga, Zumba etc. Group Fitness Instructors are expected to teach safe and effective classes and are required to purpose and maintain educational standards commensurate with Rossmoor/Tice Creek Fitness Center quality. This is a part-time on call position (3-12 hrs/week), depending on the number of classes to be taught.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Duties include and are not limited to:

· Assist members in using safe and effective exercise form during their Workouts

· Support, teach, and encourage members to meet their fitness goals

· Attend department meetings and continuing education classes to keep certifications current.

· Maintain a clean, safe, and orderly fitness environment, picking up towels, water bottles, etc.

· Ability to conduct classes and activities.

· Ability to perform all physical aspects of the position; including leading class, walking, standing, bending, reaching, squatting and lifting.

· Ability to take the responsibility for the health and safety of others. Administer emergency care to members and guests in need of assistance

· Work as a TEAM with all other departments

· Enforce Fitness Center policies and etiquette, demonstrating professional attitude and demeanor at all times.

· Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience teaching senior-based group fitness classes
  • Experience teaching live stream/virtual classes a plus
  • Aquatics, Yoga, and/or Zumba class formats highly preferred.

· Current nationally recognized Group Fitness Certification or specialty class certificate, specialty class license (i.e. Zumba®, etc.).

  • Current and valid American Red Cross certifications in CPR, First Aid and AED
  • Demonstrated excellence in customer service, time and priority management
  • Demonstrated excellence in team work, collaboration and communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work with senior adults
  • Demonstrated flexibility, creativity and ability to appropriately respond in difficult situations
  • Basic computer skills, customer service skills, results oriented, ability to multitask, and commitment to the fitness industry

Additional Requirements:

· Clean and valid California driver license and satisfactory driving record are conditions of initial and continued employment.

· Ability to meet the Dept. of Homeland Security requirements confirming identity and right to work in the United States is required.

· Offer is contingent upon satisfactorily passing pre-employment physical, drug test and physical capabilities assessment.

· Previous employment must be verifiable.

To apply for this position, email your resume and cover letter to recruiting@rossmoor.com .


 
Job Requirements
• Minimum 2 years’ experience teaching senior-based group fitness classes
• Experience teaching live stream/virtual classes a plus
• Aquatics, Yoga, and/or Zumba class formats highly preferred.
• Current nationally recognized Group Fitness Certification or specialty class certificate, specialty class license (i.e. Zumba®, etc.).
• Current and valid American Red Cross certifications in CPR, First Aid and AED
• Demonstrated excellence in customer service, time and priority management
• Demonstrated excellence in team work, collaboration and communication skills
• Demonstrated ability to work with senior adults
• Demonstrated flexibility, creativity and ability to appropriately respond in difficult situations
• Basic computer skills, customer service skills, results oriented, ability to multitask, and commitment to the fitness industry
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