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Fitness Specialist

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £1,380
  • Job type:
    Contract
  • Posted:
    6 months ago
  • Category:
    Hospitality
  • Deadline:
    September 16, 2019

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Develops and implements physical fitness classes and programs for members and participants at the Center;submits to supervisor for review; implements upon approval.
  • Assigns and supervises the work activities of assigned part-time personnel.
  • Conducts inspections of facility and equipment to ensure facility and equipment are in safe working condition and to ensure the safety of facility staff and program participants; monitors the use of facilities and equipment to ensure compliance with established Center policies and procedures; contacts appropriate vendor for repairs; ensures repairs and maintenance tasks are completed; reports equipment failures, needed maintenance and incidents to supervisor.
  • Develops, schedules and accepts reservations for participation in fitness classes and programs; maintains participation rosters as required.
  • Develops special outreach recreation and fitness programs for individuals with special needs; implements upon approval from supervisor.
  • Develops individual fitness plans for members and participants based on their specific needs; evaluates the effectiveness of each individual’s plan.
  • Teaches or recruits and selects personnel as instructors to teach group exercise and other fitness classes and programs.
  • Coordinates and provides special programs at various facilities and other locations to include news stations to promote the Fitness Center.
  • Serves as the Manager on Duty in the absence of the Fitness Center Supervisor and the Assistant Fitness Center Supervisor.
  • Administers basic first aid, including cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), to injured individuals in the center; telephones emergency personnel for individuals requiring medical attention; completes appropriate paperwork.
  • Maintains hard copy and computerized files and records of Fitness Center records and reports. Operates a computer in the performance of essential job functions.