Fitness Instructor Job Description

A fitness instructor, or personal trainer, is an individual who specializes in helping individuals or groups improve their fitness level.

Fitness instructors teach clients the exercises required to achieve a desired level of fitness.

Fitness instructors provide clients with personal fitness programs, teach proper exercise technique, and motivate people to do exercise.

Clients pay these professionals for one-on-one or group fitness training.

Updated on:     
October 7, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for a highly motivated and experienced Fitness Instructor to join our team. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, and the opportunity to work in a fun and friendly environment.

Fitness Instructor Duties:

  • Train according to exercise philosophy, including exercise selection, proper techniques, and repetitions
  • Provide various fitness programs, including aerobics, body sculpting, and fitness training for older adults
  • Attend group fitness class to provide each member with a safe environment
  • Assist members in performing exercises
  • Provide motivational support and coaching
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Fitness Instructor Responsibilities:

  • Train individuals, groups, and classes on exercise techniques, proper exercise form, and nutritional guidance
  • Provide individual and small group instruction
  • Monitor client form and equipment
  • Oversee and maintain safety, cleanliness, and program standards
  • Develop and implement training programs
  • Provide coaching assistance

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Requirements And Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree or current enrollment in 200-hour fitness instructor certification program
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong written, verbal, and presentation skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work with a diverse group of people
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to lead group

At Company Name, we believe that diversity and inclusion are critical to our success as a business. We are committed to building a team that reflects our values of diversity and inclusion, and we encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, religions, nationalities, genders, , , and ages.