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Children's Sports Trainer

Philadelphia Gymnastics Center
200 West Ridge Pike, Conshohocken, PA 19428
$15 - $20 an hour - Part-time, Full-time


200 West Ridge Pike, Conshohocken, PA 19428

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  • Flexible schedule

Full job description

Philadelphia Gymnastics Center, located in Conshohocken, is seeking part-time sports trainers for gymnastics, Ninja, birthday parties and other children’s events. Trainers are expected to guide classes or events. All trainers will be trained on the required curriculum. Must be at least 16 years old, enjoy working with children, energetic and positive.

Pay rate: $15-$20 per hour. Flexible schedules and bonus pay.


  • Fostering a safe, fun, and supportive environment
  • Helping children at all skill levels build confidence in themselves & their athletic abilities.
  • Ensuring the safety of the athletes by teaching correct technique, correcting incorrect technique, setting up drills or ways to help the athletes correctly learn skills, and spotting or physically assisting athletes when they attempt or complete skills.
  • Creating a positive atmosphere in the gym for athletes and other PGC staff. Encouraging athletes to overcome their fears and grow in Ninja and athletics in general.
  • Executing classes based on the NinjaZone curriculum and training.
  • Host special children’s events with other staff members including birthday parties, camps, parent’s night out and other fun activities
  • Maintaining enthusiasm for movement and Ninja training.
  • Being reliable which entails always coming early (at least 15 min prior) to your scheduled lessons, arriving prepared and communicating with the rest of the PGC staff ASAP should any conflicts arise to help secure coverage in your absence or lateness.
  • Ensure all children have left the gym safely after class.
  • Clean up equipment after your class and help set up equipment for the next classes.
  • Communicating effectively with parents when they come to you with comments, requests, and concerns.
  • Attend meetings or complete training as required
  • Wearing proper class attire


  • Knowledge or experience in coaching Ninja, gymnastics, martial arts, or parkour preferred but certainly not required. Training will be provided.
  • Experience coaching or working with children in small groups and/or class environments preferred
  • Willingness to learn the NinjaZone curriculum and do the NinjaZone online training.
  • Ability to lift at least 50lbs in order to safely and correctly physically assist (spot) athletes.
  • Ability to demonstrate and do Ninja courses.
  • Willingness to work mornings, afternoons, nights, and possibly weekends. .
  • Have a positive attitude.
  • CPR and First Aid certified preferred

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $15.00 - $20.00 per hour


  • Flexible schedule


  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Conshohocken, PA 19428: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Teaching: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Customer service: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Group fitness: 1 year (Preferred)


  • AED Certification (Preferred)

Work Location: In person