Group Fitness Instructor (temporary, part-time) - Campus Recreation at Yates Field House - Georgetown University

Georgetown University

Job Description
Located in a historic neighborhood in the nation's capital, Georgetown offers rigorous academic programs, a global perspective, exciting ways to take advantage of Washington, D.C., and a commitment to social justice. Our community is a tight knit group of remarkable individuals interested in intellectual inquiry and making a difference in the world.RequirementsGroup Fitness Instructor (temporary, part-time) - Campus Recreation at Yates Field House - Georgetown UniversityJob OverviewThe Group Fitness Program - in support Georgetown's value of cura personalis (care for the whole person) - provides students and members with an opportunity to participate in a variety of group fitness offerings that encourage and support a healthy lifestyle in a fun environment.The Group Fitness Instructor - in a temporary, part-time role - offers individualized attention to participants, providing a unique exercise opportunity. In planning and executing their workouts, they use their knowledge of basic anatomy, physiology, biomechanics, group class structure, proper form, and cueing.The Group Fitness Instructor designs and leads members through safe and effective workouts. Personable and self-motivated, they have a passion for helping individuals achieve their fitness goals.Work Interactions Reporting to the Assistant Director of Fitness and Wellness, the Group Fitness Instructor interacts with peers and with Georgetown University faculty and staff, allowing them to be a positive influence in the community, and to encourage individuals to partake in a holistic, healthy lifestyle.QualificationsExcellent verbal and nonverbal communication skillsKnowledge of basic anatomy, physiology, biomechanics, group class structure, proper form, and cueingSuccessful completion of Group Fitness/Exercise Instructor course and a national certification from a reputable certifying organization - i.e., ACE, AFAA, Zumba, Mad Dogg)First Aid/CPR/AED certificationWork Mode: On Campus. Please note that work mode designations are regularly reviewed in order to meet the evolving needs of the University. Such review may necessitate a change to a position's mode of work designation. Complete details about Georgetown University's mode of work designations for staff and AAP positions can be found on the Department of Human Resources Mode of Work Designation.Current Georgetown Employees:If you currently work at Georgetown University, please exit this website and login to GMS ( using your Net ID and password. Then select the Career worklet on your GMS Home dashboard to view Jobs at Georgetown.Submission Guidelines:Please note that in order to be considered an applicant for any position at Georgetown University you must submit a cover letter and resume for each position of interest for which you believe you are qualified. These documents are not kept on file for future positions.Need Assistance:If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please click here for more information, or contact the Office of Institutional Diversity, Equity, and Affirmative Action (IDEAA) at 202-687-4798 or some assistance with the application process? Please call 202-687-2500. For more information about the suite of benefits, professional development and community involvement opportunities that make up Georgetown's commitment to its employees, please visit the Georgetown Works website.EEO Statement:Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation), disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.Benefits:Georgetown University offers a comprehensive and competitive benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, retirement savings, tuition assistance, work-life balance benefits, employee discounts and an array of voluntary insurance options. You can learn more about benefits and eligibility on the Department of Human Resources website.COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements: The Georgetown University community is committed to our public health approach and the important role that vaccines play in contributing to the safety of our University and our broader communities. Georgetown University requires students, faculty, staff and visitors to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and to have received a COVID-19 vaccine booster shot when eligible, or to have an approved medical or religious exemption. This requirement applies to all faculty and staff, including teleworking employees. Complete details and updates can be found in the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Center.