Senior Adult Fitness, Group Instructor
Date Posted: November 4, 2020
Deadline: August 15, 2016
City: FOUNTAIN INN
Website: View Website
Associate?s degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; 1 to 2 years work experience in a related environment; or any equivalent combination of education and experience.
? Proficient personal computer skills including electronic mail
Plans and supervises high quality group fitness classes for active older adult participants
? Plan and supervise high quality group fitness classes for active older adult participants, including appropriate warmups, aerobic conditioning, musculoskeletal strengthening, flexibility work, relaxation activities, and post-aerobic as well as general cool downs.
? Adapt group and individual exercise activities to safely, productively accommodate a variety of age-predictable health concerns.
? Make appropriate technical decisions regarding class lengths, training formats, sequencing, mainstreaming, use of music in older adult exercise programming, seated exercise methods, resistive exercise, and exercise modifications in connection with commonly used prescription drugs.
? Design safe older adult fitness programs excluding contraindicated techniques and inadvisable training methods (specifically those which increased risk of joint or soft tissue injury, cartilage degeneration, stress fracture, falls, undue intracranial and blood pressure elevation, postural hypotension, preventable cardiorespiratory incidents, overuse injury, extended post-workout fatigue, excessive soreness, and emotional discouragement).
? Provide accurate information regarding both general and age-related health risk factors.
? Respond effectively to emergency situations.
? Provide effective fitness programming specifically designed to preserve and promote older clients' cardiovascular health, musculoskeletal health, personal independence, energy levels, self-esteem, emotional well-being, and motivation to stick with an exercise lifestyle.
Part-time less than 29 hours per week
ALL APPLICANTS MUST APPLY ON-LINE AT WWW.FOUNTAININN.ORG . WE ONLY ACCEPT APPLICATIONS FOR OPEN POSITIONS. ONLY COMPLETED ON-LINE APPLICATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED. THE CITY OF FOUNTAIN INN IS AN ?AT-WILL? EMPLOYER, MEANING THAT EITHER THE EMPLOYER OR THE EMPLOYEE MAY END THE EMPLOYMENT RELATIONSHIP AT ANY TIME FOR ANY OR NO REASON.
PLEASE, NO PHONE CALLS!