Under the direction of the Wellness Director and in accordance
with the policies of The SKY Family YMCA, the Group Exercise
Instructor will be responsible for the delivery of safe, effective
and physically appropriate group exercise classes.
+ Staff is expected to act professionally and dress according to
+ All Staff should arrive promptly for their shift.
+ Opening personnel must arrive with adequate time prepare
facility for opening.
+ Follow the format of the class type and description to be
+ The exercise instructors shall agree to be ready for class to
start on time, finish on time and shall agree to schedule his/her
time for set up and take down necessary for efficient class
+ Ensure that classes are safe and within industry standards and
+ Exercise instructors are responsible for their own music and
agree to use music suitable for a family setting.
+ Become familiar with class participants; learn names, their
health concerns and their physical limitations.
+ Maintain constant supervision of participants during
+ Direct all maintenance concerns to Wellness Director
+ Ensure all participants wear appropriate footwear
+ Make sure all equipment is put away correctly following your
+ Instructors are expected to find their own substitutes if they
are not work their scheduled shift and communicate the substitute
to the supervisor in a timely manner.
+ Attend regularly scheduled, mandatory staff meetings.
+ Utilize time clock and monitor timesheet. Bring any
corrections to supervisor within a timely manner.
+ Successfully complete State of Florida Criminal History
Background Check requirements as well as meet the Association?s
policies on background screening
+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills
+ Refrain from diagnosing injuries, offering medical advice, and
dispensing or endorsing any and all commercial health products
especially nutritional supplements, vitamins, performance enhancing
substances, and pain relievers.
+ Must be a self starter, with high energy and a positive
+ Adhere to drug/alcohol/smoke free workplace policy
+ Participate in YMCA-sponsored special events and activities
+ Perform team assignments in Annual Partner with Youth
CERTIFICATIONS AND TRAINING REQUIREMENTS:
+ Must be 18 years of age
+ CPR/ First Aid/AED Certifications required
+ Appropriate fitness certification
+ Completion of YMCA?s Blood Borne Pathogens training
+ Completion of YMCA?s Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Class
+ One year or more of experience in fitness.
+ Additional training classes as recommended by Supervisor