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University of Florida RecSports - Group Fitness Instructor in Gainesville, Florida

RecSports - Group Fitness Instructor

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Work type:Student Ast

Location:Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)

Categories:Other, Student Affairs/Services

Department:04020000 - SA-RECREATIONAL SPORTS

Classification Title:

RecSports - Student Assistant Group Fitness Instructor

Job Description:

Recreational Sports is in search of a student Group Fitness Instructor.

RecSports Team Members Responsibilities:

  • Develop professional relationships with co-workers, participants and guests.

  • Uphold and exceed the expectations of the Cornerstones of RecSports Service: accountability, anticipating needs, attitude, and atmosphere.

  • Demonstrate a desire to learn and apply knowledge as a RecSports ambassador.

  • Take ownership of RecSports facilities and programs by exhibiting a responsible work ethic.

  • Promote and maintain cleanliness and appearance within and surrounding RecSports facilities.

  • Enforce RecSports policies and procedures to promote participant safety and satisfaction.

  • Respond to all emergency situations and adhere to established protocol including pre- and post- incident procedures.

Area Specific Job Responsibilities:

  • Keep current in all certifications required.

  • Arrive to work 15-30 minutes prior to your class, prepared and ready to teach.

  • Stay 15 minutes after class ends to answer any questions participants may have and to ensure that all equipment is placed in its respective area.

  • Ensure that your classes are safe and effective for all fitness levels.

  • Know your scope of practice and act accordingly.

  • Keep class rosters private.

  • Track registered and standby participant counts.

  • Be courteous and helpful to all individuals you assist.

  • Refer participants to either the Program Assistants or Graduate Assistant if you are unsure of related questions or concerns.

  • Know and enforce all Recreational Sports policies and procedures.

  • Attend all mandatory monthly meetings and continuing education sessions.

  • Act and dress professional and responsibly.

  • Complete peer evaluations each semester.

  • First responder in emergency situations; Communicate any problems and/or concerns to your supervisor as soon as possible

Advertised Salary:


Minimum Requirements:

  • This position is open to all students who are eligible to work on campus and will be employed through student Other Personnel Services (OPS) and must maintain a minimum 2.0 grade point average. Registered students are employed on a part-time basis, up to 20 hours per week.

  • Previous Experience Teaching

  • Interested applicants must either be currently enrolled in the RecSports Group Fitness Instructor Training Course or posses a nationally recognized group fitness or 200 hr. RYT certification (or obtain certification within 30 days of being hired):

  • Upon review of materials the applicant may be invited for an audition and interview which will determine hiring

CPR/AED & First Aid Certification required (can be obtained once hired)

Preferred Qualifications:None

Special Instructions to Applicants:

This is a time-limited position.

Applications must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. of the posting end date.

Upon review of materials the applicant may be invited for an audition and interview which will determine hiring.

Health Assessment Required:No

Advertised:18 Oct 2020Eastern Daylight Time

Applications close:25 Oct 2020Eastern Daylight Time