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Group Fitness Instructor

Kennesaw State University
Job Location:
Kennesaw, Georgia
Athletics and Coaching
Group Fitness Instructor

Job ID: 248217
Location: Kennesaw, Georgia
Full/Part Time: Part Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Summary
Leads group fitness classes to members and visitors. Plans engaging routines, music and safe movements to balance health improvement. Delivers exceptional customer service while providing ongoing observation and interpersonal feedback during class participation.

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Conducts assigned group fitness classes per established guidelines

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Instructs on techniques to maintain exertion levels with a variety of teaching methods to accommodate different learning styles and fitness levels

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Accommodates different levels of fitness by offering alternative movements and proper breathing techniques

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Maintains class attendance records

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Ensures exercise equipment is safe, clean and in proper working order

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Greets members and guests as they enter group fitness room

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Responds to member and guest suggestions, concerns and complaints in a timely manner

Required Qualifications
Educational Requirements
High School diploma or equivalent

Other Required Qualifications
Current Group Exercise Instructor certification from ACE, AFAA or other nationally accredited specialty class certification required Current Adult CPR and AED certification through the American Heart Association or American Red Cross are required (online courses will not be accepted)

Required Experience

Preferred Qualifications
Additional Preferred Qualifications
Current knowledge and experience in teaching various aerobic/fitness classes is preferred

Preferred Experience
Previous group exercise instruction experience strongly preferred

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Complies with group fitness policies and procedures Able to display passion for member results Able to be dependable in teaching assigned classes on time and take ownership for covering classes when absent Able to remain flexible in response to changing scheduling needs Able to participate in Continuing Education Credits (CEC) Ability to teach fitness classes such as Yoga, Zumba, Step, Aerobics, Pilates, Barre, Spinning, Boot Camp and others assigned or adopted by the center Able to handle multiple tasks or projects at one time meeting assigned deadlines

Remains abreast and/or updated on industry trends and best practices

Excellent interpersonal, initiative, teamwork, problem solving, independent judgment, organization, communication (verbal and written), time management, project management and presentation skills Proficient with computer applications and programs associated with the position (i.e. Microsoft Office suite) Strong attention to detail and follow up skills Strong customer service skills and phone and e-mail etiquette

Equal Employment Opportunity
Kennesaw State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of Kennesaw State University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, national origin race religion, sexual orientation, or status as a protected Veteran. Kennesaw State University is a participant in the Employment Eligibility Verification Program (E-Verify) effective October 15, 2007. Participant ID: 61415

Other Information
This is not a supervisory position.
This position does not have any financial responsibilities.
No, this position will not be required to drive.
This role is not considered a position of trust.
This position does not require a purchasing card (P-Card).
This position may travel 1% - 24% of the time
This position does not require security clearance.

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