Fitness Manager – John Knox Village of Florida – Pompano Beach, FL
John Knox Village is seeking an experienced and dedicated Fitness Manager on a full-time basis 8:30am-5pm, to Improve residents’ overall well-being through fitness programs, personal training, meditation, and support to therapy.
As the Fitness Manager, you will be responsible for all aspects of the John Knox Village Fitness Program, including the physical and educational aspects of the program along with employee management in the Fitness Department. You will provide fitness evaluations to residents and develop corresponding exercise plans. You will be responsible for instructing at least five group fitness classes per week for the residents/ elders as well as overseeing the Fitness and Aquatic centers. As the Fitness Manager, you will plan and participate in Health events and challenges on and off campus. This is a dynamic opportunity to contribute to the residents at John Knox Village through comprehensive wellness planning.
We would like to speak to someone who has:
- Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or related field.
- CPR/Basic Life Support certified.
- Fitness Certification. American College of Sports Medicine Certified Exercise Physiologist (CEP) preferred.
Physical Demands Of This Job Include:
- Must be able to stand up to 7 hours per day and able to lift, bend, stretch, squat and twist.
- Must be able to swim 25 yards and assist with emergencies in the water.
- Ability to respond quickly to urgent situations.
- Ability to manage a safe environment for all fitness participants within the area of responsibility.
- Ability to physically perform exercises as a model for residents and employees.
In exchange, the position offers a competitive pay rate, and is supported by a comprehensive benefits program (eligibility requirements) including medical insurance, dental insurance, vision coverage, 401(k), paid time off, comprehensive training, on-going education, more than usual autonomy, the ability to be part of your teams’ decision making, and more!
John Knox Village is a not-for-profit Life Care Retirement Community offering a full range of independent living, assisted living and skilled nursing care options for more than 1,000 senior residents on our 70-acre campus, located in Pompano Beach, convenient to major highways and transportation options. John Knox Village is a Drug-free and Tobacco-Free workplace. EOE