City of Lakewood Variable Specialty Fitness Instructor - Pilates Reformer in City of Lakewood, Colorado

Variable Specialty Fitness Instructor - Pilates Reformer

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Variable Specialty Fitness Instructor - Pilates Reformer

Salary

$23.00 - $28.75 Hourly

Location

City of Lakewood, CO

Job Type

Variable Part-Time

Department

Department of Community Resources

Job Number

S0127

Closing

Continuous

  • Description

  • Benefits

Job Summary

Pay is $23.00-$28.75 hourly

City of Lakewood's Statement of Excellence

The City of Lakewood is dedicated to upholding City values to include: Performance Excellence, Leadership, Respect and Collaboration. Best fit candidates will demonstrate innovation, customer service, dedication, passion and engagement. All people, citizens and employees, will be treated with respect, relevance, and importance.

ABOUT COMMUNITY RESOURCES

Community Resources is committed to providing high quality park, recreation, family and cultural services and facilities that inspire enjoyment, learning and wellness in the lives of those who live, work and play in Lakewood. We value leadership, integrity, communication and connection, diversity and adaptability.

JOB SUMMARY

Pilates Reformer Instructors teach at Carmody Recreation Center for the City of Lakewood. This position is directly supervised by the Fitness Specialist and Fitness and Wellness Programs Administrator, and will assist in a variety of areas, including, but not limited to:

  • Instruct Pilates Reformer classes to community members.

  • Educate participants on proper and safe exercise form.

  • Enforce policies and procedures in group fitness activity areas. Execute risk management plan.

  • Maintain Pilates Reformer and CPR/First Aid certifications.

In need of employees for 6 am shift and to sub for other instructors when needed.

Major Tasks, Duties, and Responsibilities

Job Requirements

  • Pilates Reformer--nationally recognized certification

  • AHA or American Red Cross CPR/First Aid certification

Supervision Received:

Receives general supervision from Fitness and Wellness Programs Administrator and the Fitness Specialist.

Essential Qualifications

Experience:

  • Experience working with a wide array of populations and/or conditions.

  • Minimum of 6 months teaching experience.

Licensure/Certification/Registration:

Current CPR and First Aid certification.

*refer to specific certification requirements above

KSA's and Physical/Mental Reqs

Other Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Awareness and recognition of exercise contraindications

  • Adherence to class format

  • Reliable and punctual

  • Physical ability to safely move Reformer equipment back and forth between standing vertical position against wall and horizontal class readiness on floor

  • Recognition of safety concerns

  • Working knowledge and aptitude in fitness

  • Possess strong customer service and interpersonal skills and ability to communicate

  • Willingness to help cover/substitute for other instructors as needed

  • Ability to make sound decisions

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Ability to use a computer and on-line time entry system, knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with other City personnel and the general public

  • Experience in large group presentations highly recommended

  • Ability to recognize deficiencies in class and make necessary modifications as needed

  • Willingness to encourage participation in other fitness programs offered by the City of Lakewood

  • Maintain personal and professional health to act as role model for patrons and coworkers

EQUIPMENT USED

Telephone

Computer

Pilates Reformer

Fitness equipment (weights/bands/balls)

Variable Part-Time employees receive limited benefits, including a pension plan. Medical and dental care are not provided.

Agency

City of Lakewood (CO)

Address

480 S. Allison Parkway

Lakewood, Colorado, 80226

Phone

303-987-7700

Website

http://www.lakewood.org