Position Information

Job Title: Group Fitness Instructor

Branch: DT/Ponds

FLSA Status:   Non-Exempt (Hourly) Part-Time

Reports To:    Fitness Director

Min       Mid       Max
$16.02   $20.02   $24.02

General Statement of Duties
The position of Group Fitness Instructor is a part-time position with responsibilities at the Summerville Family YMCA. Primary duty is, but not limited to conducting fitness classes.

Principle Activities

  • Lead fitness and/or other related classes.
  • Set up and takes down equipment before/after class.
  • Report any equipment problems/malfunctions to Health & Wellness team.
  • Attend staff meetings.
  • Ensure safe and effective workouts. Report any accidents or injuries to Wellness Director or Executive Director.
  • Ability to set up, move and store class equipment.
  • Communicate effectively between members and Fitness Supervisor.
  • Enforce management policies. I.e. cell phones, clothing, etc.
  • Ensure the members are in a safe environment by continuously scanning the area and making necessary adjustments.
  • Risk Management trained.
  • Respond to participant feedback and requests for information.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by, Wellness Director, Executive Director or CEO.

Ability to

  • Set an example for the participants by displaying mission for youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.
  • Establish and maintain cooperative relationships with members, staff, and others contacted in the course of the work.
  • Exercise good judgment, flexibility, creativity, and sensitivity in response to changing situations and needs.
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, orally and in writing.


Special Requirements

  • Nationally Certified Group Fitness Certification ( ACE, AFTA, IFTA, NETA,)
  • CPR/AED Certified (adult and child)

High School Diploma or equivalent.

Physical Demands

Carrying _X_                Kneeling_X_                 Pushing_X_                  Sitting_X_

Climbing_X_                 Lifting_X_                 Running_X_                 Stooping_X_

Crouching_X_              Pulling_X_                    Standing_X_                Walking_X_