Job Description - The Department of Athletics & Recreation at Brown University is seeking qualified applicants for the Personal Trainer position. Acting under direct supervision of Fitness Manager, the Personal Trainer will demonstrate knowledge and experience in the health/fitness field to best serve the student population & Recreation Members. The Personal Trainer will conduct fitness assessments to develop appropriate exercise prescription and to evaluate training program.
The position will promote the Departmentâ??s mission to advance healthy lifestyle choices through participation opportunities, educational experiences & supportive services. The Personal Trainer will serve as a fitness resource for clients and all Recreation Members to encourage continued involvement in the Personal Training Program.
All department employees are required to demonstrate exemplary ethical conduct and conformance to NCAA rules and regulations; the duties of the position are to be performed in compliance with all NCAA, Ivy League and ECAC rules and regulations; and any rules violations on behalf of themselves or any knowledge of violations within the department are to be reported to the appropriate parties. Employees in coaching positions are required to pass the NCAA Coaches Certification Test and maintain current AED/CPR and First Aid Certification (certification is available at no cost through the Athletic Department).
-Develop positive relationships with clientele by educating, coaching and motivating
-Enforce policy & procedure of Dance Studios Nelson Fitness Center & Personal Training Program
-Create safe & effective program design
-Organize studio, fitness areas and/or Personal Training Evaluation Room after each training session
-Promote Brown Personal Training promotions, programs, services, & special events
-Motivate Recreation Members to continue involvement with programs & services
-Provide equipment orientations and facility tours to Members when needed
- Minimum of one personal training 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.
Background Check - Criminal
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Job Posting Title:
Physical Education Personal Trainer
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.