Group Fitness Instructor
The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for an Group Fitness Instructor, for the MS Gulf Coast Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center, located in Biloxi, Mississippi.
Job Summary: Plans, instructs, and leads members participating in group fitness programs; ensures the proper maintenance of fitness center exercise and audio equipment; demonstrates proper exercise techniques; assists members by answering questions about the RJKCCC and promotes repeat attendance.
Performs other related work as required which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Knowledge of the principles and practices of a specific group fitness program. Knowledge of effective communication and motivation practices. Ability to motivate members. Ability to work independently. Ability to implement and enforce program policies and procedures. Ability to meet quality standards and deadlines. Ability to maintain effective and professional working relationships with clients.
Education and Experience: High School diploma or G.E.D. and one year of experience leading a specific group fitness program, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Licenses and Certifications: Certification relevant to fitness class being taught. CPR/First Aide
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write and communicate the English language. Ability to perform duties with a combination of frequent sitting, standing and walking. Physical effort required associated with walking, running, standing, and moderate-to-advanced level cardio activity.
Work is performed in a normal fitness center environment where there are physical discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like.
Additional Information: All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.
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- Job Family ALM-NON-EXEMPT
- Job Function Health & Fitness
- Pay Type Hourly
- Min Hiring Rate $20.00
- 575 Division St, Biloxi, MS 39530, USA