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Sanford Health Yoga Instructor - Southpointe Clinic in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Yoga Instructor | Southpointe Clinic | Fargo

City: Fargo

State: ND

Department : Women's Community Education Programs - Medical Center - Fargo

Job Schedule: PRN, as needed

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: Other


Responsible for the instruction of Yoga classes, developing specific goals and plans to prioritize, organize, and administer yoga technique. Possesses the ability to fully demonstrate yoga positions.

Motivates participants of various abilities and fitness levels using physiologically sound and biomechanically safe methods. Demonstrates the ability to adapt yoga instruction to various ages and fitness levels. Responsible of keeping up-to-date with yoga practices and applying new knowledge to classes. Possess the ability to talk teach, teaching the techniques with full detail, so the participants do not need to look at the demonstration.

Responsible for the maintenance of the yoga mats and additional equipment used, ensuring mats are cleaned after each class. Responsible for reporting any havoc or sound issues. Adjusts the temperature of yoga room when necessary and appropriate. Responsible for completing all mandatory Sanford Trainings as required.


Uses language appropriate to audience. Teach proper breathing techniques used during physical exertion. Offer alternatives during classes to accommodate different levels of fitness. Observes skill practice; offers constructive feedback. Observe participants and inform them of corrective measures necessary for skill improvement. Modulates own tone and body language. Maintain fitness equipment.;Gives direction effectively. Explain principles, techniques, and safety procedures to participants in recreational activities and demonstrate use of materials and equipment. Exhibits interest in new ideas and experimentation. Demonstrates the ability to maintain focus for specific activities. Demonstrates an ability to use mindfulness for defined situations. Demonstrates a personal commitment to contributing to others' well being. Adapts own style to fit others' temperaments and needs.


Fill in as needed for classes.


200 Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) certification and Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.

For facilities teaching prenatal yoga, an additional 85 hours to obtain registered prenatal yoga teacher certification (RPYT) is required of instructors.

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City: Fargo

State: ND

Job Function: Sports Medicine and Wellness

Job Schedule: Part Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: WD16115