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Group Fitness Instructor
Jewish Educational Alliance
5111 Abercorn Street
Savannah, GA 31405

Principal Responsibilities:


This position leads, instructs, and motivates individuals or groups in exercise activities, including cardiovascular exercise (exercises for the heart and blood system), strength training, and stretching. They work with people of all ages and skill levels.

Responsibilities/Essential Duties:

Provides group exercise programs to community members.

Teaches scheduled classes, beginning and ending on time; provides adequate warm-up, exercises, stretching, and cool down.

Instructs patrons on effective workout methods; explains proper techniques, demonstrates exercises; identifies different muscle groups, and teaches appropriate methods to strengthen specific muscles.

Assists patrons, answers questions, and maintains a positive exercise experience for members and class participants.

Prepares appropriate equipment, music, and handouts for each class.

Provides supervision of all customers during programs

Ensures that safety standards are met, and that department and facility policies are adhered to.

Seeks feedback and assistance from staff and supervisors.

Participates in mandatory staff meetings and trainings.

Develops class lesson plans

Works well on a team with other fitness staff

Provides feedback and suggests improvements in operations, training, staffing, policies and procedures, and other areas.

Plans ahead for upcoming sessions to ensure minimal disruptions to services

Puts the success of the team ahead of personal goals and encourages team members.

Uses creative ideas to offer new and interesting programs to the community

Minimum Qualifications:

Agency Information:

Where can you find a preschool, health club, racquetball court, gym, and pool in the same facility? Where can your mother join in on senior programs with other older adults, and your son play in a basketball league with all of his buddies? What if you were able to drop your kids off at day camp, book a personal training session, and then meet your friends for a Zumba or Yoga class? All this and more happens every day at the JEA of Savannah.

Discover your community at the Jewish Educational Alliance. Since 1912, the JEA has been dedicated to ensuring a strong and vibrant Jewish life and community for generations to come. Our summer camp and wide array of enriching activities provide opportunities for you to discover your community through innovative programs designed to meet the needs of everyone from infants to adults. Regardless of your age, faith or background, you?re welcome here. So please, explore our website and stop by for a tour of the JEA. We look forward to serving you.

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