The Salvation Army Mission: The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center Purpose Statement
Inspire people to discover their God given talents and develop their potential through artistic, educational, physical, and spiritual experiences in a Christ-centered atmosphere.
Job Summary/Primary Purpose: To teach safe and effective multi-level fitness and/or aerobic exercise classes to the members and guests of the Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center, the public, employees of The Salvation Army and Kroc Center, business and industry.
WORK SCHEDULE: Part-time based on class hours, Monday through Sunday. We are hiring for the following time frames: Early morning, mid-morning, evenings, and Saturdays are options for additional classes. Boxing and/or Kickboxing Instructor, TRX Instructor (youth & adults), Cycle Instructor, Yoga Instructor, and Youth Exercise Instructors are needed.
Supervisory Responsibilities: None
Education and/or Experience: High school diploma or equivalent (GED). Some related experience teaching general fitness classes and/or personal training for individuals or small groups is preferred.
Qualifications: The requirements listed below are representative of the minimal knowledge, skill, and/or ability required for this position.
Other Qualifications: Must pass all applicable background checks.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: National Accredited Certification such as but not limited to Aerobics and Fitness Association (AFAA), American Council on Exercise (ACE) or hold a specific certification in the class being taught; for example, Zumba®, AFAA Personal Trainer, or TurboKick®. Requires CPR, AED and First Aid training and yearly renewal. Must successfully complete Safe from Harm training as established by The Salvation Army.
Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This position requires the ability to see, talk, hear, stand, walk, sit, and use hands to finger, handle or feel. It also requires the ability to reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Requires the ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.
Must be in good physical/mental health and capable of meeting the demand of programming. This position requires the incumbent to spend a large percentage of the workday standing, walking, climbing stairs, etc.
Working Conditions: The position is exposed to indoor and outdoor environments throughout the year. The noise level is moderate from operating fitness equipment and loud in class settings.
All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.