Job Details:

Fitness Instructor - Zumba Gold

Job Details
Open Date Apr 05 2019 - 03:38:00 PM Close Date Apr 19 2019 - 11:59:00 PM
Position Title Fitness Instructor - Zumba Gold Posting Type Part Time
Posting Status Active Position Length Part Time
Department Group Community Services Hours per Week Variable
Department Community Services Openings 1
Education High School Diploma    
Location Milton Seniors’ Activity Centre: 500 Childs Drive, Milton, L9 T 5G2

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Description

Position Summary

The Town is currently recruiting for a qualified Zumba Gold instructor. Reporting to the Coordinator, Recreation, this part-time position delivers Zumba Gold classes appropriate for all levels and abilities of participants.

Successful candidates must be available to work weekday mornings.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Deliver and conduct Zumba Gold programs following the required industry standards

  • Modify the Zumba Gold class to appeal to all fitness levels of the program participants

  • Provide a safe learning environment

  • Create a welcoming and positive atmosphere for participants to actively participate

  • Set-up and take down required equipment

  • Maintain a safe, clean facility; including proper usage and storage of equipment

  • Report any accidents, incidents, concerns or site damage to the immediate Supervisor

  • Maintain and submit attendance records

  • Submit all required forms ensuring accuracy and completeness of information to immediate Supervisor

  • Establish positive relationships, clear communication channels and work cooperatively with all staff and participants

  • Provide excellent customer service

  • Attend and participate in mandatory staff functions: training, meetings and allocated program times

  • Comply with all health and safety practices as it relates to the work, standard operating guidelines and the Occupational Health and Safety Act

  • Perform all other duties as assigned in accordance with department objectives

 

Qualifications

  • Completion of Secondary and/or Post-Secondary Education

  • Experience instructing Zumba Gold classes or working within the Zumba field

  • Current Zumba Gold certification

  • Certified to instruct the applicable Zumba Gold program(s)

  • Strong program planning skills

  • Superior instructional and coaching skills

  • Ability to work well independently and in a team environment

  • Strong leadership, interpersonal, communication and customer service skills

  • Effective organizational, time management and problem solving skills

  • Experience working in a recreational setting an asset

  • Experience working with persons with disabilities an asset

  • Experience working with older adults an asset

  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR Level “C”

  • Satisfactory Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening

 

Starting Hourly Rate: $37.73

The Town of Milton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code; the Town of Milton will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment process, please inform the Town’s Human Resources staff of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require. All applicant information collected is in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Privacy legislation and under the authority of the Municipal Act; used strictly for candidate selection.