Fitness Professional – John Knox Village of Florida – Pompano Beach, FL
John Knox Village is seeking a motivated individual to act as a Fitness Professional to improve residents’ physical well-being. As a Fitness Professional, you will instruct 3-5 group fitness classes per week. This is a unique personal and professional opportunity to interact with our residents and enhance their quality of life.
Some of you daily responsibilities will include instructing fitness classes of all types/varieties. You will write articles related to fitness or wellness to be published in JKV community publications at least 2 times per year. You will perform a first time fitness evaluation, Senior Fit Test, on at least 5 (new) members and contact 7% of the available current residents and schedule re-evaluations to do the Senior Fitness Test. You will develop exercise prescriptions for the residents who complete a fitness evaluation. You will plan and promote 1 fitness challenge per year for residents/employees while supporting the Fitness Team to achieve the overall Department mission.
We want to speak with individuals who have Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or a related field. Must be CPR/Basic Life Support certified. Certified fitness professional. American College of Sports Medicine Certified Exercise Physiologist (CEP) preferred. Seeking those who have 1+ years’ experience working with the senior population or successfully completed an Internship program in the senior population environment.
The many benefits to working with John Knox Village includes being part of a winning team, ability to learn and grow, on-going educational opportunities and the ability to lead your team in driving top-tier performance for the organization. In exchange, we offer competitive pay supported by a comprehensive benefits program including- medical insurance, dental insurance, vision coverage, 401(k), paid time off and more. John Knox Village, conveniently located in Pompano Beach, at 550 SW 3rd Street, with easy access from major highways and transportation options is a drug-free and tobacco-free workplace.