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Working Title
Personal Trainer (Part Time)

Department
Campus Recreation

Compensation Title

Position Number
30014151

Position Status
Temporary

Work Schedule

Flexible

Hours per Week
5-10

Months per Year
12

Commitment to Inclusive Excellence

Northern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution. We embrace inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work and seek excellence through diversity among our students, administrators, faculty, and staff. Application by members of diverse groups is encouraged.

Purpose of Position

Provide a comprehensive one-on-one competent fitness program. Produce competent exercisers by providing in-depth information on equipment usage and lifestyle management.

The major aspects of the personal training program include but are not limited to: personal attention during sessions, appropriate program design which safely assists clients in reaching their goals while monitoring progress via fitness assessments and program tracking.

Primary Responsibilities

1.Represent the Department of Campus Recreation as a personal trainer for the Fitness Program in a positive and responsible manner.

2. Provide excellent customer service skills.

3. Provide clients with in-depth information on equipment usage and lifestyle management.

4. Develop safe and effective exercise prescriptions based on client’s individual goals and needs.

5. Record and track progress with each client.

6. Schedule and keep training appointments with clients.

7. Keep all certifications up to date through continuing education etc.

9. Attend ALL mandatory trainings/meetings.

10. Treat all clients with positive regard.

Qualifications

General:
1. Must be friendly and customer service oriented.
2. Must be able to follow written and verbal directions.
3. Must be punctual and professional.
4. Ability to meet with clients in a variety of times.
5. Must be available to train a minimum of 5 hours per week.
6. Ability to attend ALL in-service trainings and meetings.
7. Ability to work independently without constant supervision.

Skills:
1. Must be certified by a credible agency (i.e. ACSM, ACE, AFAA, NSCA, or NASM )
2. Must be able to demonstrate proper body mechanics, modification of exercise and safety cues for exercise -Tell, Show, Do!

Physical:
1. Ability to demonstrate and assist clients/trainers with Campus Recreation Fitness Equipment including TRX .
2. Must maintain adequate personal fitness

THIS POSITION DOES NOT INCLUDE BENEFITS .

Any candidate who is offered this position will be required to go through a pre-employment criminal background check as mandated by state law.

Northern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution. We embrace inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work and seek excellence through diversity among our students, administrators, faculty, and staff. Application by members of diverse groups is encouraged.

Minimum Education
High School Diploma

Preferred Education
Some College

Minimum Experience
Less than 1 year

Salary
$15.00 / hour

Pay Grade
N/A

Posting Detail Information

Requisition Number
2020S1267

Job Open Date
10/14/2020

Job Close Date

Open Until Filled
Yes

Quick Link
https://jobs.nku.edu/postings/9697

Is this an internal only posting?

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • NKU Jobs Site
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Careerbuilder.com
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Employee Referral
    • Indeed.com
    • Other
Documents Needed to Apply
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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. References


Company

NKU is a growing metropolitan university of more than 16,000 students served by more than 2,000 faculty and staff on a thriving suburban campus near Cincinnati.

Located in the quiet suburb of Highland Heights, Kentucky—just seven miles southeast of Cincinnati—we have become a leader in Greater Cincinnati and Kentucky by providing a private school education for a fraction of the cost. While we are one of the fastest-growing universities in Kentucky, our professors still know our students' names.

 

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