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Fitness and Wellness Specialist - Part-time

Fitness and Wellness Specialist - Part-time

Job ID 
2017-1347
# of Openings 
1
External Job Type 
Part-Time
Job Locations 
US-NJ-Red Bank
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 
9/26/2017
Category 
Fitness
Job Posting Location 
Red Bank, NJ

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Overview

Exciting part time traveling trainer position in multiple settings in NJ (07042) working with Symbria Rehab, an innovative Rehab and Wellness Company, serving seniors in premier retirement communities. Sites served are located in East Orange, Montclair, Plainfield, Red Bank, and Ocean City.  EOE

This daytime position 3 days per week is a brand-new grant-funded fitness and wellness program using a functional training approach is designed to serve independent seniors living in local retirement housing apartments. The program is scheduled to begin in mid-September.

Applicants must possess a passion for fitness and have experience working with seniors (ages 70-95) in community-based or retirement living settings.  

Responsibilities

  • Schedule and conduct mini-fitness assessments for participants
  • Develop individualized fitness program plans and orient to equipment
  • Provide instruction on use of fitness equipment
  • Provide group exercise class instruction
  • Work collaboratively with the campus’ teams
  • Track and report program utilization
  • Actively market and promote program services to residents, their family, and staff

Qualifications

  • Personal training or Group Exercise certification
  • BA/BS in Health related science desirable  
  • CPR and First Aid training
  • Strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills
  • Motivated self-starter able to work independently but also as part of a team
  • Computer proficiency
  • Energetic and enthusiastic personality
  • Ideal Position for mature adult seeking second career