Aquatics Fitness Exercise (Group Exercise Instructor)
Application deadline: Continuous/Open Until Filled
Apply online at www.charlottesville.gov/jobs
Help support Parks and Recreation in their mission to enhance the quality of life for all through the stewardship of public land and parks and to provide quality recreational experiences. The City of Charlottesville is seeking qualified candidates for Aquatics Fitness Exercise (Group Exercise Instructor) who are highly motivated and who strive for success by demonstrating Charlottesville’s Core Values of Leadership, Trust, Creativity, Respect, and Excellence.
The starting hiring amount is $19.55 to $34.22 an hour for this position. This is a seasonal/temporary position with no benefits.
This position leads group exercise classes and/or group-trainings on land or in the water to meet the fitness interests and demands of the community; monitors and educates patrons on fitness and safety, creating a positive wellness environment for customers and guests. Performs other duties as required. Primarily and most frequently, work is performed under direct supervision within one functional area and of a routine nature. Reports to a Parks and Recreation Operations Specialist.
-Must be 21 years or older by employment start date.
-Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a high school diploma.
-Minimum of three (3) months of related experience instructing/supervising individuals in the specialized class.
Requires possession of CPR/AED/First Aid certification within 3 months of hire date.
All staff serving in this role must attend the Parks and Recreation Certification program for Group Exercise Instructors on an annual basis.
-Two (2) or more years of experience teaching/instructing classes or supervising a group exercise/fitness program preferred.
-Possession of one or more certifications by ACSM, NSCA, ACE, AEA, NASM, AFAA, Hydra-Fit or other nationally-recognized organization preferred.
-OSHA and Blood Borne Pathogen Training preferred.
This is a safety sensitive position subject to drug and alcohol testing for pre-employment, reasonable suspicion, post-accident and random testing.
To view a more complete job posting and to apply visit our employment website listed. The City of Charlottesville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity at all levels of its workforce.