Fitness Coach

Part Time, Staff
Highlands College
Posted 2 months ago

The Fitness Coach is responsible for leading dynamic HC fitness workout classes including strength and conditioning, cycling, interval training, dance, etc.

Reporting to
Fitness Director

Specific Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Develop fitness programming that will promote high-quality student experiences that promote culture, community, and a sense of belonging at Highlands College
  • Coach large group fitness classes and at times small groups and individuals
  • Teach proper exercise fundamentals and techniques
  •  Manage class attendance and the check in process
  • Assist with planning and execution of fitness classes and workouts
  • Assist in the development of HC Fitness curriculum
  • Conduct fitness assessments and fitness tests
  • Organize and maintain cleanliness of fitness spaces and studios
  • Maintain high visibility and availability for fitness classes

Other Duties: 

  • Affirm and uphold the Statement of Faith and the Core Values and DNA of the College, exemplifying all by word and lifestyle
  • Create a high-touch environment (love, encourage, welcome people)
  • Other duties as directed and required

Personal Characteristics: 

  • Demonstrates a genuine interest in supporting others
  • Encourages and challenges others
  • Public speaking and social skills
  • Enthusiasm, confidence and a can-do attitude
  • Strong sense of production and presentation
  • Highly focused, self-starter with high-energy
  • Steady, positive attitude, people-oriented, team player, customer service minded
  • Strong work ethic, commitment to excellence

Leadership Requirements: 

  • Provide leadership within HC Fitness and functions as direct report to the Fitness Director
  • Oversee students, staff and interns in daily workouts
  • Leading, teaching, and coaching classes
  • Sets example in living a healthy lifestyle

Education & Experience 

  • Education: 
    • Training/Group Fitness Certification
    • Education in exercise science is a plus
  • Experience: 
    • Experience in Personal Training or Group Fitness
    • Background in Fitness
    • Experience leading students
    • Experience in fitness programming

Extent of Public Contact 

  • High

Physical Demands

  • High exposure to physical risk
  • Great physical condition is required
  • Ability to lift heavy weights without assistance
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time

Application Process
To apply, email resume to Only electronic submissions will be reviewed.

Job Features

Job CategoryPart Time, Staff

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