Part-Time Temp Group Exercise Instructor (Current UNG Students Only)

Dahlonega, GA
Mar 24, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Part-Time Temp Group Exercise Instructor (Current UNG Students Only)

Benefits Eligible: Yes

Campus Location: Dahlonega

General Summary: University of North Georgia's Recreational Sports Department is seeking knowledgeable, energetic students interested in promoting fitness on campus for the position of Group Exercise Instructor. Rec Sports offers a healthy, friendly work environment and is able to accommodate student schedules.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 18,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities: The Group Exercise Instructors will:
  • Create and deliver fitness classes to 1-30 participants.
  • Encourage and motivate participants before, during and after workouts and ensure the safety of participants by providing appropriate modifications and progressions for exercises.
  • Be required to obtain CPR/First Aid/AED training through American Red Cross within 1 month of employment.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Intermediate knowledge of physiology, exercise technique, and body mechanics needed
  • Must teach and assist participants 18 years and up of varied fitness levels

Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • Required to hold a nationally accredited certification for general group exercise or in specific area of training (i.e. zumba/pilates/yoga)
  • Teaching experience preferred but can help to train in specific exercise formats

Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae

Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit contact information for three professional references.

Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.


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