Personal Trainer at Rise Bodyworks
At RISE, we believe.
We believe in the power of the mind to achieve what you thought impossible. We believe in the power of the body to become stronger than it’s ever been. And we believe in the power of the spirit to conquer fear and doubt. Most of all, we believe in YOU. We believe you can and will rise above what’s holding you back. And we are with you every step of the way, because we’ve been there. Our belief and our drive are rooted in our personal journey. We know you can do it, because we did it. Whatever your challenge, goal, background, culture or belief system, we invite you to RISE STRONG with us.
Located in a historic red brick building along Alameda’s bustling Park Street, Rise Bodyworks offers a newly renovated gym, an award-winning clinic offering a wide range of therapeutic and bodywork services, a Pilates studio and group fitness classes, both of which were named “Best of Alameda 2018).
We are looking for a Personal Trainer who is passionate about fitness and aims to provide a setting that is fun and safe. They are responsible for educating and training members on the benefits of safe and proper exercise and use of equipment, while delivering quality fitness and wellness solutions that support meaningful change in people’s lives.
Now hiring individuals available for evening and weekend shifts and/or available to teach evening group fitness classes.
A Personal Trainer must:
Be confident and able to teach an exercise class or personal training session. Instruct class to the ability level of the students participating, safely challenge the students and offer cues and modifications for those working with injuries. Continually monitor students throughout class/session
Personally greet and encourage new members and help to orient them to the class and gym
Be friendly, professional and passionate about working with Rise members and students and helping them meet their fitness goals
Is mindful of the Rise member’s time and start and end each class and/or private session on time
Must help to keep the studio clean and the equipment/props in good working condition
A Rise Group Fitness Instructor and/or Personal Training is part of a close-knit team that supports each other and shares knowledge. Participation in staff meetings, active communication and helping each other out with subs is essential and required
Qualifications and Education Requirements:
Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written
Strong organizational skills with attention to detail
Be punctual, always on time and end on time, excellent at time management
Personable and friendly
Knowledge of anatomical & biomechanical exercise principles, and the ability to apply this knowledge in your instruction
Ability to effectively demonstrate all skills being taught to participants
Knowledge of fitness and safe exercise technique. Advise clients about important safety concerns and demonstrate exercises or maneuvers as needed
Group Exercise, such as circuit training, strength training or Tabata, is required
1-2 years Group Fitness or Personal Training experience required
Training or certification in Personal Training or Group Fitness, such as NASM or ACE, certification can be in process
Insurance Certificate must be provided to Rise prior to teaching, and must be provided each year after renewal