Pool - Yoga KU Fit Instructor - 12618BR

Pool - Yoga KU Fit Instructor

Recreation Services
University of Kansas - Lawrence
Employee Class: 
U-Unclassified Professional Staff

Job Description

Responsibility of the KU Fit Yoga Instructor:
  • Weekday and weekend hours including early morning, afternoon evenings and/or late evenings when scheduled.
  • Instructor must be certified in CPR/AED or become certified within four weeks after being appointed.

Duties will include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Developing, leading and instructing participants through yoga group fitness sessions to include a proper warm up, workout, and cool down.
  • Preparing class choreography & plans in advance.
  • Recording participation numbers.
  • Implementing risk management procedures when necessary.
  • Assisting with good housekeeping by keeping studio, equipment, and equipment closets tidy.
  • Assisting with special events and contract classes.
  • Accurately documenting and completing payroll by the Sunday prior to pay date.
  • Obtain and maintain proper CPR/AED certification. Participation in “Rec Alert” CPR/AED drills.
  • Substituting when able.
  • Attending monthly meetings.
  • Prompt communication via email.
  • Promptly alerting Fitness/Wellness Coordinator with any concerns or questions.
  • Promptly alerting Fitness/Wellness Coordinator of broken/malfunctioning equipment, program concerns, and/or if unable to perform duties as scheduled.

Required Qualifications

  1. Possess current CPR/AED certification, or willing to obtain within 4 weeks of employment.
  2. Professional fitness certification from a nationally recognized organizations such as Yoga Fit, Yoga Alliance etc. accepted.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Excellent written and verbal communication.
  2. Previous experience as a group exercise instructor.

Additional Candidate Instructions

Completed application includes: Online application, cover letter, and resume.

Additional Candidate Instructions:
  • Please submit a copy of Yoga and/or CPR/AED Certification.
  • This position includes paid Membership Fees to the Ambler Rec Center for duration of appointment.

Applicant reviews will continue until all positions are filled.

Contact Information to Applicants

Regina Casner

Advertised Salary Range

$12.00 hour plus Membership

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Recreation Services
University of Kansas - Lawrence
Employee Class:
U-Unclassified Professional Staff
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