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Sanford Health Gymnastics Instructor | Wellness Center in Thief River Falls, Minnesota

Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

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Facility: Thief River Falls Medical Center
Location: Thief River Falls, MN
Shift: Varies
Job Schedule: PRN
Weekly Hours: Varies

Job Summary

Responsible for the instruction of fitness classes, motivating participants of various abilities and fitness levels using physiologically sound and biomechanically safe methods. Displays the ability to operate stereo and microphone equipment for the duration of fitness classes. Choreographs fitness routines and class layouts. Demonstrates the ability to partake in the fitness activities and adapt exercise instruction to various ages and fitness level. Actively looks for ways to help class members. Possesses the ability to manage time effectively so classes run on time. Requires skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with Sanford team, Sanford members and the public. Aids in cleaning and maintaining locker room facilities, fitness areas, and pool area when necessary. Requires the ability to act calmly and effectively to emergency situations. Depending on location, will serve as life guard for some classes and shifts.

Department Details

Our gymnastic classes are all co-ed and based upon exciting and fun lesson plans to enhance the child's overall well-being. Gymnastics experience preferred.

This is a PRN position that has potential to be a part time or full time position.


High school diploma required.

Background in physical education preferred. Experience in exercise, fitness, and aerobics classes is preferred. Meeting the continuing education requirements of applicable certification organization is required.

Basic Life Support (BLS) certification is required within six months of hire. Additionally, a nationally recognized certification is required within one year of hire into the position, such as: American Council on Exercise (ACE), Athletics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA), National Exercise Trainers Association (NETA), International Fitness Association (IFA), National Academy of Sports Management (NASM), or Exercise Science Alliance. If water instructor, a nationally recognized water certification is also required within that first year. Depending on location, life guard certification is required within that time frame.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

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Job Function: Sports Medicine and Wellness
Req Number: R-07113
Featured: No