The Department of Athletics & Recreation at Brown University is seeking qualified applicants for the Group Fitness Instructor position. Acting under direct supervision of Fitness Manager, the Group Fitness Instructor will provide excellent instruction in a variety of health/fitness formats including but not limited to strength, cardiovascular, mind/body, zumba, kickboxing, functional training and other cardio based classes.
The position will promote the Departmentâ™s mission to advance healthy lifestyle choices through participation opportunities, educational experiences & supportive services. The Group Fitness Instructor will serve as a fitness resource for program participants and all Recreation Members to encourage continued class attendance and involvement in Group Fitness Program.
-Develop positive relationships with program participants by teaching variety of challenging and motivating group fitness formats
-Enforce policy & procedure of Dance Studios, Nelson Fitness Center & Group Fitness Program
-Create safe & effective program design
-Organize studio after each Group Fitness class
-Promote Brown Group Fitness promotions, programs, services, & special events
-Motivate Recreation Members to continue involvement with programs & services
- Minimum of one fitness instructor certification(s) through ACSM, ACE, AFAA, or NSCA
-May be required to work some nights/weekends and sub if needed
-This seasonal/intermittent position is contingent upon continued satisfactory performance and a continued need for skills/courses.
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Job Posting Title:
Physical Education Group Fitness Instructor
Athletics & Physical Education
Seasonal/Intermittent (Fixed Term) (Seasonal)
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Please note that in order to be considered an applicant for any staff position at Brown University you must submit an application form for each position for which you believe you are qualified. Applications are not kept on file for future positions. Please include a cover letter and resume with each position application.
Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical School, School of Engineering, Executive Master of Healthcare Leadership and the IE Brown Executive MBA.