Group Fitness Instructor

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

New Hampshire, USA
Posted on Friday, May 31, 2024

Southern New Hampshire University is a team of innovators. World changers. Individuals who believe in progress with purpose. Since 1932, our people-centered strategy has defined us — and helped us grow a team that now serves over 180,000 learners worldwide.

Our mission to transform lives is made possible by talented people who bring diverse industry experience, backgrounds and skills to the university. And today, we're ready to expand our reach. All we need is you.

This position is based in the following office location:

Manchester, NH

The opportunity

Group Fitness Instructors will lead a variety of fitness activities for a large group of participants while maintaining a safe environment and educate participants on proper movement/form. Instructors will need to change their workouts and choreography to offer different workout styles. You will report to the Campus Recreation Administration. This is an On-site position based on our Campus in Manchester NH. This role is Part-Time.

In this Role You'll Get To:

  • You will each scheduled classes, beginning and ending on time; provide warm-up, exercises, stretching, and cool down.
  • Instruct patrons on workout methods; explain proper techniques, demonstrate exercises; identify different muscle groups, and teaches appropriate methods to strengthen specific muscles.
  • Prepare appropriate equipment, music, and handouts for each class.
  • Assist patrons, answers questions, and maintain a positive exercise experience for members and class participants.
  • Keep us informed of customer and facility needs.
  • Maintain a safe and fun workout environment for SNHU students, faculty, and staff.
  • You will update choreography for a variety of techniques and form
  • Act only within your proper certifications. Does not offer medical advice or prescription.

What we're Looking For:

  • 1+ years of experience teaching and conducting exercise classes in a group setting
  • Valid Instructor Certification and CPR/First Aid (Willing to train in CPR if certification is needed)
  • Group Exercise Certification (I.E. Zumba, Yoga)

We believe real innovation comes from inclusion - where different experiences, perspectives and talents are celebrated. So if you're wondering whether SNHU is right for you, take the leap and apply. You might be just the person we're looking for.