The San Luis Obispo County YMCA has a position open for a Personal Trainer.
Part-time, 20-25 hours a week
POSITION SUMMARY: The Personal Trainer works under direct supervision of the Fitness Coordinator and provides fitness instruction to YMCA members by orienting, motivating, and educating members through one-on-one fitness instruction, including but not limited to, assisting members on proper exercise techniques and equipment usage.
Conduct fitness consultations and assessments. Develop individualized programs that ensure client safety and enhancement of personal fitness goals. Assist, monitor and instruct clients by ensuring safe and effective use of gym equipment and weight machines. Help motivate clients to achieve their fitness goals Provides the highest quality of fitness instruction and customer service. Provides support to fitness program.
QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: • BS and Minimum of one year practical experience preferred • Personal training certificates: AFAA, ACE, NASM, ACSM, NASCA, ISSA • Knowledge of fitness as appropriate for level of certification • Educational background in anatomy, kinesiology and exercise science • Ability to convey positive attitude toward co-workers, members,and the public • Excellent verbal communication skills
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Within the first 30 days: CPR/First Aid, Child Abuse Prevention training, blood borne pathogens as required Live Scan clearance (upon hire) Personal Training Certification: AFAA, ACE, NASM, ACSM, NASCA, ISSA All certificates to remain current during employment
An application must be submitted to be considered for employment at the Y. Please visit our site at: sloymca.org for more information or to apply.