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Group X Instructor Position
Group X instructors are responsible for leading safe and effective workout classes that promote fun, stress reduction, inclusion and motivation. Instructors will provide quality instruction and accurate education. Instructors will also demonstrate excellent time management, communication, professionalism, and skill development.
Requirements: Must be affiliated with Radford University and be eligible to work for the Department of Student Recreation and Wellness, must attend a semesterly staff training, must possess a CPR/AED and First Aid certification within the first month of employment, and must complete either an in-house training OR a primary/specialty fitness certification (ACE, AFAA, ACSM, Les Mills, Zumba, TRX, MadDogg, YogaFit, etc.)
Personal Trainer Position
Personal Trainers are responsible for conducting individual and partner sessions and fitness assessments for the campus community. Trainers will design and implement effective, safe, and individualized workouts to meet their clients’ goals while inspiring lifelong healthy habits, independence, healthy goals, and motivation. Trainers will also demonstrate excellent time management, communication, professionalism, and skill development.
Requirements: Must be affiliated with Radford University and be eligible to work for the Department of Student Recreation and Wellness, must attend a semesterly staff training, must possess a CPR/AED and First Aid certification by the first month of employment, must complete either an in-house training or HHP Personal Training course OR a personal training certification (i.e., ACE, ACSM, NSCA, NETA, etc.)
The FitWell Supervisors provide leadership to the FitWell Team by acting as a model employee, an inspirational leader, and an active team member on the FitWell Leadership Team. The Supervisors also act as the primary managers of the Group X instructors, Personal Trainers, Fitness Assistants, Weight Room Specialists, and PULSE members. This includes day-to-day activities, scheduling, training, hiring, evaluating, and developing staff to ensure daily function of the facility and services we offer. Supervisors work in partnership with the Assistant Director of Wellness & Fitness to help provide Radford students with a diverse, inclusive, high-quality, and responsive fitness and wellness activities and programs.
Requirements: Must have a passion for fitness, wellness, and helping others at Radford University. Previous experience serving on the FitWell team. Critical thinking, decision making, and initiative. Customer service skills. Time management and organizational skills. Computer programs such as IM Leagues, Google Drive, FUSION, D2L, Microsoft Works. A valid CPR/AED certification.
Please contact Liz Greenlee at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. Application closes April 5 for Fall 2019.
Internships are available to students with backgrounds in exercise science, sport administration, health/wellness, health promotion, physical education, marketing/advertising, nutrition, computer science, or student personnel.
Please contact Liz Greenlee at email@example.com if you are interested in an internship.