The Fitness Center Director is responsible for the organization, management, administration and supervision of all aspects of the J's Fitness Center and Group Exercise Department.
We are looking for an individual who will take ownership of the department and work towards making the J at leader in our Community's "Fitness World."
Hire and train all staff including:
- Personal trainers
-Fitness Floor Staff
Appropriate Class Instructors
Supervise and evaluate staff
Develop strategic plan for comprehensive programming including:
- Growing personal training program
- Nutritional component
- Member Challenges
- Member Community Programming, etc.
- Marketing of programs
Understanding and implementation of new trends
Scheduling and development of protocols for keeping equipment and facilities in good repair and clean
Understanding the need for member engagement and new member on-boarding
Development and management of department budget
**Please send resume and cover letter with salary requirements.
For over 60 years, the Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center (JCC) has promoted the personal, cultural, social and physical development of members of the Jewish and total Phoenix community.
Opening in 1945 and at its current location since 2002, the JCC takes great pride in offering the best in programs and services while adjusting to meet the ever-changing needs of our Community.
Among the critical social services provided by the JCC is childcare. Our Early Childhood Center is licensed and nationally accredited.Its programs include an annually sold out preschool program, childcare, parent-tot classes and play groups, parent education, working-parent support groups and enrichment classes. Our Youth Department offers an after-school program for K-6th grade over 100 children. It also provides unique and varied programs including our growing and exciting Youth Theatre Program.
The JCC provides Camping Services for children ages 2 to 16, who participate in a well-rounded group-based day camping program including environmental education, arts and crafts, sports, specialty programs and swimming. This past summer we served over 2,350 camper units.
Our Parkinson's program consists of two programs for well-rounded community participation. The educational component of the program consists of a series of lectures providing on-going education and information on the advancements of the disease with medical professionals from the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center of Barrow Neurological Institute. These informative lectures have been taking place at the JCC for over one year. During this period of time, 280 people have been served. Along with these lectures, we have provided workshops for caregivers which have served 65 people to date. In addition to the educational component, we currently offer an extensive wellness program for community members. The Parkinson's fitness offerings include boxing, aquatics, and a variety of fitness classes each week. This past year, 1560 participants have been served through these classes. (60 participants X 3 times a week X 26 weeks).
For adults we offer extensive health and wellness services as well as arts and educational programs that bring people with a wide range of interests together.
With over 2,200 units of membership and a goal of never turning anyone away due to financial reasons (this past year we provided approximately $300,000 of assistance for membership, programs and services) and a commitment to working with area agencies, the Valley of the Sun JCC is committed to being an integral part of what makes Phoenix an incredible community to live.