Job Type






Fitness Instructor Richmond Hill

The Ford Field & River Club

The Ford Field & River Club Richmond Hill GA Georgia

3 weeks ago

Job Purpose

Educates club members and guests by providing group fitness instruction and teaching safe and effective exercise classes in accordance with all club policies and procedures...

Duties And Responsibilities
• Teaches scheduled classes that begin and end on time; provides adequate warm-up, exercise, stretching and cool-down.
• Instructs class members on effective workout methods, explains proper techniques, demonstrates exercises, identifies different muscle groups, and teaches appropriate methods to strengthen specific muscles.
• Prepares appropriate equipment, music, and handouts for each class.
• Assists class members, answers questions and maintains a positive exercise experience for members and other class participants.
• Keeps management informed of customer and facility needs.
• Ensures that safety standards are met and that department and facility policies are followed.
• Completes other appropriate assignments made by the Fitness Director.

Education And/or Experience
• A health- and fitness-focused undergraduate degree in Physical Education with a concentration or coursework in nutrition, exercise physiology or kinesiology preferred.
• One year of experience as a personal trainer or as a Group Exercise Instructor at a neighborhood gym, physical fitness franchise operation or private club.

Job Knowledge, Core Competencies and Expectations
• Ability to design and implement safe and effective classes appropriate to the group.
• Working knowledge of human anatomy, kinesiology, and training principles. Knowledge of group fitness teaching strategies and the incorporation of music, tempo, cueing technique and rhythm.
• Excellent verbal and visual cueing skills.
• Motivates class members to excel and push themselves while demonstrating a caring attitude and conveying comments and suggestions with tact and constructive criticism.

Licenses And Special Requirements
• Must be certified with a nationally certifying body such as The American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), National Strength and Conditioning Association (SCA), American Council on Exercise (ACE), and/or the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA).
• Current CPR and AED certification through the American Red Cross.

Working Conditions
• The noise level of the exercise studio is loud when class is in session.
• Locker rooms and showers are often slippery and wet.

Physical Requirements
• The job requires bending, stretching, twisting or reaching, walking, standing, stooping, climbing stairs, balancing and/or crouching.
• Continuous repetitive motions.
• Must have hand usage and vision must be correctable to read. Speaking is required to teach and hearing must be sufficient to understand conversation in a noisy environment. Must be able to push, pull or lift up to 30 pounds.
• Physical exertion over at least one hour increments of time.

Direct Reports

Richmond Hill GA USA

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