Job Description

Are you ready to teach aquatic exercise classes to the residents of La Posada? Your aquatic experience/teaching will promote health and wellness by providing safe, fun and engaging exercise routines that are adaptable for all abilities.

As a contract instructor you will:

  • Conduct aquatic exercise classes as scheduled.
  • Create routines for classes and update regularly to incorporate current health and wellness.
  • Provide ideas and suggestions for class offerings.
  • Monitor class participants and encourage safety and fun for the best experience.
  • Communicate progress, problems and program needs to the Living Well Director.

Qualifications:

  • Experience instructor various aquatic exercise class to older adults and their varied abilities.
  • Work various days and hours.

Preferable Qualifications:

  • Valid Aquatic Exercise Association certification.
  • Valid Nationally recognized group fitness instructor certification, such as Aqua Zumba, water aerobics, deep-water aerobics, Backhab, or Ai Chi
  • Valid lifeguarding, shallow water lifeguarding or basic water rescue certification

Requirements:

  • Ability to respond quickly, effectively and calmly in emergency situations.
  • Maintain profession image at all times
  • Communicate effectively and demonstrate a professional demeanor to staff, residents and the community of La Posada at Park Centre, Inc.
  • Good people and organizational skills.

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires the physical and stamina to perform the essential functions of the position.
  • Ability to sit, stand, bend for periods of time.

Conditions of employment:

  • Must comply with organizational and department policies.

This is a contract position. Hours will vary based on La Posada’s aquatic schedule.