Group Exercise Class Instructor
Company: Martin Memorial Health Systems, Inc.
Posted on: May 3, 2021
I. Basic Purpose:
Responsible for conducting aerobics classes in a safe
environment, following class description. Each class will consist
of warm-up conditioning phase and cool-down phase.
II. Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Complies with established corporate and departmental policies,
procedures, objectives, quality assurance methods, and safety
codes. Demonstrates compliance with licensing, regulatory and
accrediting agency provisions as required.
Consistently demonstrates appropriate and professional
communication behavior toward patients, customers, and coworkers.
Cooperates with Management and peers to promote an environment of
teamwork and collaboration.
Maintains annual mandatory education requirements specific to
position as mandated by Martin Health System.
Teaches and leads group exercise classes according to the type
of class, level of class and class schedule. Accurately record
class participation numbers. Must teach a minimum of 1 class per
week with the exception of seasonal employees.
Motivates class participants through constant supervision,
instruction, and cueing, and assists students in following the
Interacts with participants continually to become familiar with
their goals and recognizes potential problems.
Demonstrates basic courtesy's in regards to work performance:
promptness with starting and ending time, requires minimal subbing,
locates a sub when needed, and willingness to sub for other
instructors when asked. Ensure that any used equipment is picked
up, put away and stereo equipment turned off.
Works independently by taking initiative with classes and the
exercise program by providing suggestions to Health & Fitness Group
Monitors client status by recognizing unusual clinical signs and
symptoms of distress and acting accordingly.
Provides a safe exercise environment by performing choreography,
strengthening and stretching that are safe and healthy according to
current exercise standards and the population that is being
Be an advocate of the Health & Fitness Centers at all times.
Display at all times a professional and enthusiastic attitude.
Enhances professional growth and development through
participation in educational programs, current literature,
in-service meetings and workshops.
Attends meetings as required.
- Performs all other duties as assigned or requested.
III. Minimum Requirements (experience, training, and
To effectively fulfill this position, candidate must meet the
- High school diploma or equivalent; (2) certifications are
- Land Classes: One current group professional fitness exercise
certification (i.e. AFAA, AAAI, or ACE)
- Specialty Classes: Certifications including but not limited to:
Zumba, Indoor Cycling, Pilates or Stott Pilates Reformer/Equipment,
Yoga, SilverSneakers -
- Swim Lessons: Swim Lesson Instructors are required to be
certified by the American Red Cross as a Water Safety Instructor
- Aquatic Classes: Aquatic Exercise Instructors are required to
be certified by the Aquatic Exercise Association (AEA), United
States Water Fitness Association (USWFA), American Aerobic
Association International (AAAI) or Aqua Zumba.
- Current acceptable CPR certification: American Heart
Association Basic Life Support for Health Care Provider OR American
Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer
Candidate must also have three or more years of experience
teaching group exercise; ability to instruct at least three types
of classes; demonstrated ability to teach to every fitness level;
ability to work independently and periodically perform subbing
duties; and excellent communication skills.
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