The employee in this position will have the following essential job functions:

  • Prepare and teach an aquatics fitness class with a standard of excellence.
  • Provide proper warmup and cool down periods for participants in every class
  • Instruct participants in proper performance of the exercises to minimize health risks and maximize performance
  • Ensure safety of the participants at all times
  • Select and play music that is God-honoring to motivate participants
  • Promote group fitness classes regularly
  • Communicate regularly with your participants via email and/or Facebook group fitness class page
  • Share a spiritual component in every class through scripture reading and prayer
  • Explain and enforce Health and Rec Center policies and procedures as necessary
  • Arrive fifteen minutes before the schedule class start time to set-up and be ready to welcome participants five minutes before class
  • Develop a curriculum for fitness class
  • Maintain a planning log and periodically submit it to the Student Associate of Group Fitness
  • Fill out attendance sheet and record total participant number each class
  • Clean and organize equipment and fitness area
  • Maintain equipment in the pool area
  • Attend program meetings and in-services as scheduled
  • Substitute for other group fitness instructors as needed
  • Secure a substitute teacher in the event of an absence and follow cancellation policies in the event of an emergency
  • Assist with all HRC event such as but not limited to locker clean outs, health fairs, Fall Festival, etc.

 

Performs other duties as may be assigned by supervisor.