GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTOR

City of Brampton - Brampton, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Description:
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GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTOR

PRIMARY FUNCTION:
Reporting to the Recreation Programmer/Recreation Coordinator, Instructors are responsible for planning, organizing and implementing a high quality program that is stimulating and enjoyable for all participants. Responsible for the safety and wellbeing of participants at all times.

Plan, organize and deliver high quality safe and stimulating fitness classes for all levels of participants
Keep current with industry trends and new class formats
Provide a high level of front line customer service including greeting and engaging participants
Communicate with participants in regards to program opportunities and accident prevention
Maintain complete vigilance while on duty and be ready to respond to any emergency situation
Complete administrative duties in a timely manner (eg. attendance, incident/accident reports, opening and closing procedures)
Maintain a safe and tidy program space ensuring equipment is set-up and stored appropriately
Report all concerns, accidents and incidents to immediate supervisor and take appropriate action
Maintain an understanding of department programs and services
Understand, adhere to, and enforce Corporate Policies & Procedures, Confidentiality Guidelines, Emergency Procedures and Health and Safety Standards for all participants and staff
Attend meetings/training as required
Performs other duties as assigned

SELECTION CRITERIA:
Minimum 18 years of age
Certified Fitness Instructor from an accredited organization
Demonstrate ability during practical assessment
Current Standard First Aid / CPR C from an accredited organization, or ability to obtain within 1 month of date of hire
Exceptional customer service and communication skills

**Various tests and/or exams may be administered as part of the selection criteria.

Job status: Part-time

Hourly rate: starting at $25.00

Applications must be received by December 31, 2020

Alternate formats will be provided upon request.

If this opportunity matches your interest and experience, please apply online by clicking the button above, by December 31, 2020 and complete the attached questionnaire. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate(s) will be required, as a condition of employment, to execute a written employment agreement. A Criminal Record Search will be required of the successful candidate at their own expense to verify the absence of a criminal record for which a pardon has not been granted.

Please be advised, the City of Brampton uses email to communicate with their applicants for open job competitions. It is the applicant’s responsibility to include an updated email address that is checked daily and accepts emails from unknown users. As we send time sensitive correspondence via email (i.e. testing bookings, interview dates), it is imperative that applicants check their email regularly. If we do not hear back from applicants, we will assume that you are no longer interested in the Job Competition and your application will be removed from the Competition.

The City of Brampton is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments. If you are contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise the Human Resources Division of any accommodations needed to ensure you have access to a fair and equitable process. Any information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.