Post by Jobing - POSITION TYPE: Part–time; 2–5 hours per week; schedule varies CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled A City of Golden application must be submitted for employment consideration.SUMMARY Teaches a variety of fitness classes to youth, adults and seniors.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.Teaches classes in specific areas of expertise (Aerobics). Coordinates and prepares music and choreography of class routines as necessary.Assist the Wellness Coordinator with the evaluation of the program by providing feedback and recommendations for class/program improvement.Handles and reports to the Wellness Coordinator any problems, concerns, or emergencies that arise during their classes.Exercises safety awareness and practices.Responsible for set–up and take down of equipment when applicable.Responsible for securing a substitute when unable to work assigned class.Follows and enforces all department policies, rules, and regulations while maintaining a friendly and professional attitude.Other duties may be assigned. EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE Must be at least 18 years of age by date of hire.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.LANGUAGE SKILLS Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one–on–one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. Must have excellent customer service skills.
Ability to make sound decisions and use good judgment during stressful situations.MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.REASONING ABILITY Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one– or two–step instructions. Ability to deal with standardized situations with only occasional or no variables.CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS Must hold a current CPR certification. All aerobics instructors must possess a current certification by a national accredited fitness–testing agency.OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES Must be self–motivated and must work well independently.
Ability to work well with people of all ages and abilities. Provides positive, fun, and safe experiences to the class participants.MATERIALS & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED Mats, free weights, xertubes, steps, fitballs, bars, tape player, CD player, headset, and microphone system.PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and distance vision.Work environment is primarily in an indoor setting. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.The City of Golden does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age or disability in the provision of services. For disabled persons needing reasonable accommodation to attend or participate in a City service, program or activity, call (303) 384–8000 as far in advance as possible._________________________________________________________________________