Be a Child's Champion
Fitness Instructor (Per Diem, Day Shift)PINECREST ACC - WELLNESS Florida-Miami-Pinecrest Miami, Florida Requisition ID 24888
Conducts fitness assessments, personal training sessions, performance training sessions, and/or sport specific analysis through one-on-one appointments and group appointments.
Job Specific Duties
- Instructs and demonstrates to pediatric clients the proper use of cardiovascular and strength equipment.
- Promotes safe technique and form when weight training; emphasizes fitness area policies and conduct.
- Develops unique and individualized programs that ensure client safety, satisfaction, and enhancement of personal fitness goals.
- Educates members and demonstrates proper use of equipment and fitness techniques related to strength training, conditioning, injury prevention, and sports medicine.
- Educates members and/or guests on NCHS policies and procedures.
- Ensures all equipment is functioning properly and safely by maintaining and cleaning the machines.
- Evaluates individual's abilities, needs, and physical conditions to develop suitable training program to meet any special requirements. Discusses health and fitness goals.
- Maintains detailed and accurate records of client information; provides regular weekly appointment schedule.
- Conducts special pediatric screenings including; ACL, Running, Overhead Athlete, Golf, and Dance screenings. Identifies high risk athletes and implements appropriate program to reduce risk.
- Properly utilizes motion analysis equipment to implement ACL, Overhead Athlete, and Dance screenings, and tracks results and progress accordingly.
- Develops and instructs fitness and performance exercise plans for personal and group participants. Assesses and tracks development, reevaluating as necessary.
Minimum Job Requirements
- Bachelor's Degree in exercise science or other relevant health and wellness profession (OR) Certification as a personal trainer, fitness instructor, or Certified strength and conditioning specialist(CSCS) from a regionally recognized and third party accredited certification organization (i.e., ACE, ACSM, NASM, NSCA)
- American Heart Association BLS required within 7 days of hire - maintain active and in good standing throughout employment
- Prior experience as a personal trainer or fitness instructor
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
- 1-3 years experience as a personal trainer or fitness instructor preferred
- Able to work during peak hours which may include mornings and evenings
- Comprehensive understanding of current health and fitness standards and principles
- Extensive knowledge of health and fitness equipment
Job : Professional
Primary Location : Florida-Miami-Pinecrest
Department : PINECREST ACC - WELLNESS-2100-515840
Joining a new organization can be daunting or overwhelming. But at Nicklaus, your colleagues make you feel welcomed. They taught me to celebrate our accomplishments and band together during challenging times. This is not easy to find in healthcare these days, so I’m grateful to have found an amazing place to work with people and leadership who have my well-being in mind.Lova Renee Brunson Manager Accreditation & Regulatory
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