Fitness Trainer in 733 Plantation Estates Drive, Matthews, NC 28105 at Plantation Estates

Date Posted: 9/21/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Join our team at Acts Retirement-Life Communities!

Acts has been setting the standard for excellence in senior retirement living since 1972, with a vision founded in faith and guided by a commitment to integrity and loving kindness. The philosophy of Acts, which guides our relationship with our employees, is based upon confidence in and respect for the dignity and individuality of each employee. If you’d like to contribute to our vision, we’d like to speak with you!

Acts is currently seeking qualified candidates for our Fitness Trainer position.

In this role, you will motivate and encourage participants to reach their full health and wellness potential. You will coordinate all events of the fitness program including initiating and implementing programming, setting customer service standards, managing quality improvement program guidelines, working with the residents, non-residents and staff, and maintaining a fitness program across the continuum of living.


Job Requirements

The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in physical education, exercise science or health or related human services field
  • Five years of relevant work experience in a senior living community working as a personal and/or group fitness trainer
  • Current certificate in senior fitness training, from certifying organizations ACE, ACSM and AEA
  • CPR and AED certification along with the ability to get a Lifeguard and Pool Operator certification if needed
  • Ability to fitness train groups and individuals
  • Ability to safely and accurately prescribe exercise for seniors
  • If no certification, be enrolled by the sixth month of employment and completed within one year after (18 months)

At Acts, you can build a challenging and rewarding career with competitive benefits, and a full range of opportunities for professional growth.

Apply today!

Equal Opportunity Employer