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Hiring: Personal Trainer

By April 30, 2019 May 2nd, 2019 No Comments

The Hampshire Regional YMCA is seeking a dynamic individual to fill the part-time position of Personal Trainer.  At the Y, our cause is to strengthen community.  To fulfill this promise, we require strong cause-driven leaders to effect lasting personal and social change regarding our organization’s three key areas: youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.  Our employees are leaders committed to nurturing the potential of all, promoting healthy living, and fostering a sense of social responsibility.

Essential Functions/ Job Duties:

  • Prepare and conduct personal training sessions and instructions that meet all the necessary components and safety guidelines in accordance with current accepted practices of exercise.
  • Build and maintaining positive member relationships.
  • Monitor registration/liability release forms for each participant as instructed as well as turn in copies of receipts to your supervisor.
  • Keep time cards up to date as sessions are conducted.
  • Report any location and equipment problems or concerns to your supervisor in a timely manner. Responsible for the maintenance of program area; this includes set up and clean up if applicable.
  • Insure participants adhere to safety and injury prevention policies and procedures. Prepare incident/accident reports as required.
  • Arrive on time for all scheduled sessions. Inform client when an absence is expected.
  • Participate in all scheduled staff trainings and staff meetings.

Job Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Personal Training Certification obtained from one of the following approved programs: YMCA, AFAA, ACE, IFPA, ACSM, NSCA or NASM.
  • The position requires education and 2 year experience in exercise prescription, recreation or a related area of study.
  • Must possess current CPR/AED and First Aid certifications or be able to obtain it within a reasonable time period.

Benefits include a free membership to the Y and an opportunity to participate in 403(b).

Requirements:

  1. YMCA application
  2. In addition to the application, we’ll gladly take your resume and cover letter.

Please email your application, resume and cover letter to sovina.mansfield @hrymca.org

Or mail/in person: Hampshire Regional YMCA,  Attn: Sovina Mansfield, 286 Prospect Street, Northampton, MA 01060.