Job Requisition Number: 25240. Are you enthusiastic, love fitness, and want to engage with the UC Berkeley community to deliver health and wellness? If so, we would love for you to apply to join our Group Exercise family!
UC Berkeley’s Recreational Sports Department is dedicated to enhancing the knowledge, wellness, fitness, personal skills and quality of life for students, faculty, staff and the community. Our Group Exercise (Group X) program offers over 100 classes each week featuring yoga, cardio kickboxing, circuit training, studio cycling, yoga, Tai Chi, plus many more. These group exercise classes and workouts are offered to Cal Rec Club members and are designed to include all fitness levels and modes of cardiovascular, muscular and flexibility conditioning training. Learn more at recsports.berkeley.edu
• Provides advanced or specialized activity instruction to program participants, individually or in groups. • Maintains a safe and supportive environment for program participants and facilitate involvement. Enforces departmental policies and procedures. • Interacts with recreational program participants in a positive and professional manner. • Computer Usage: Tracks client progress and personal administrative records (time keeping, internal communications, client records, etc). • Keeps current on teaching methods, techniques and skills through continuing education. Participates in required professional development activities.• Previous experience with instruction of group exercise programs. Aqua, Aerobics, Zumba/Cardio Dance, Barre Fit, Pilates, KickBoxing or Yogalates preferred. • Client service minded entrepreneurial spirit and creative thinking. • Strong verbal and written communication in the English language, active listening, dynamic flexibility, critical thinking, multi-task and time management skills. • Program management, sound judgment and decision-making, develop original ideas, creative problem solving skills in a varied and challenging environment. • Must be able to work effectively, across all organization levels, internally and externally . • Basic Computer Knowledge. • Knowledge of campus policies and procedures.
Licenses/certifications: • Current certification with one of the following organizations: NASM, ACSM, NSCA or ACE for Strength Training Classes or current certification within your field of practice • Adult First Aid/CPR/AED • AFAA certificate Hours: Part-Time Appointment: 1-year contract with opportunity for renewal Questions? Danielle Johnson, Group X Coordinator: email@example.com
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