May include mornings, evenings, and weekends.
The Personal Trainer will be responsible for the one-on-one training of members while providing excellent member service in a safe, enjoyable and positive environment that is educational and motivational.
This position requires an individual with the knowledge of and the ability to demonstrate all exercise equipment and to adapt exercises to specific needs of member. He/she should have excellent member service skills and verbal communication skills. He/she should have the ability to work with all age groups and ability levels.
Education / Experience Required:
Minimum 18 years of age
Two years of college with exercise science related course of study preferred
Up to one year experience personal training is preferred
Pre-hire: complete YMCA of Middle TN application for employment, new hire packet and Praesidium Child Abuse Detection / Prevention training
Upon hire: PT Certification (ACE, Cooper Institute, NASM, ACSM or NSCA acceptable)
Within two weeks of hire: CEO parts 1 and 2, First Aid, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, Emergency Oxygen & BBP
Within 60 days of hire: Healthy Lifestyle Principles; Foundations of Strength & Conditioning
All CECs and certifications are at the employees expense. The YMCA does not reimburse for these costs.
Provide a fun, safe, clean environment for members
Work one on one with members to develop a tailored fitness program
Demonstrate and teach members proper workout and lifting techniques
Provide support and encouragement to members while training them
Respond to and communicate all member concerns and feedback in a timely manner to your supervisor
Work a minimum of one wellness center shift per week during the first 6 months as deemed by the center
Maintain all required paperwork including but not limited to: statistics, equipment records, and accident/ injury/ incident reports
Maintain all required certifications and CECs at employees expense
Participate in We Build People campaign as needed by the center
Attend all required staff meetings and all required training
Please send resume and application to:
Phone: Email or Fax Preferred
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