Fitness Instructor Per Diem
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Posted:
January 17, 2017
Reference:
2107_15326
Overview:

BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced Fitness Instructor for a Per Diem position in Staunton, VA with our Fairfax Senior Living office. As a Fitness Instructor, you would lead classes in one or more of our facilities, 3 times a week.

 

The fitness instrutor will lead scheduled exercise classes designed to develop and maintain positive fitness levels for residents in senior living communities. As a member of our Senior Living Team, you will be an integral component of a continuum of care.  Our multi-disciplinary health care team provides skilled nursing and rehabilitative care to clients, affording them the opportunity to receive the medical care required to maintain their independence.

 

BAYADA has a special purpose: to help people of all ages have a safe home life with comfort, independence, and dignity. We believe our clients and their families deserve the highest quality home health care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability - our core values. With more than 290 offices nationwide, founder Mark Baiada still maintains the same compassionate, human focus that made our first office unique in 1975.

Responsibilities:

Each Fitness Instructor will:

  • Lead scheduled group exercise classes for the residents of Senior Living Communities
  • Develop fitness classes which are designed to develop and promote positive fitness levels for a senior population.
Qualifications:

Qualifications for Fitness Instructor:

  • Certification as a Fitness Instructor, or equivalent, through an accredited national exercise/fitness organization such as ACSM, NSCA, ACE, IDEA or SFA.
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology or related field.
  • A minimum of one year of experience as a Fitness Specialist, preferably in a senior services setting.
  • Demonstrated ability to read, write, and effectively communicate in English
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred
  • Ability to travel to Senior Living Facilities, as assigned

BAYADA believes that our employees are our greatest asset:

  • Enjoy being part of a team that cares and a company that believes in leading with our values
  • Develop your skills with training and scholarship opportunities
  • Advance your career with specially designed career tracks
  • Be recognized and rewarded for your compassion, excellence, and reliability
  • Benefits may include weekly pay and direct deposit; one-on-one training; recognition programs; referral bonuses; and opportunities for career advancement.
A little about us:
Help people have a safe home life with comfort, independence, and dignity.

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