Join Indiana University’s comprehensive recreational sports program. Our mission is to connect, inform, and inspire people to lead an active, healthy lifestyle. We serve over 36,000 students, faculty, staff, and public participants annually. Our programs utilize two multi-purpose facilities (housing over 400,000 square feet of activity space), three indoor pools, an outdoor pool complex, an indoor tennis center and numerous outdoor activity spaces. Our team consists of forty-six appointed staff members, seven graduate assistants, and over 1,000 hourly wage staff members. For more information, visit our website: here.
Philosophy: Our organization fosters a team focused, collaborative work environment that emphasizes strong business practices, operational excellence and participant development. Our organization is committed to a student development philosophy that encourages student involvement in decision-making and leadership. A related hallmark is contribution to the professional preparation of recreational sport and fitness professionals. We provide opportunities for personal and professional growth in a fun and exciting environment.
Additional Salary Information: Indiana University provides an excellent benefits package. For more information, visit our website: here
The primary responsibility of this position is to assist in the delivery of a comprehensive personal training program for members of the Indiana University community (faculty, staff, and students) along with members of the public. This position includes a role with supervision of nationally certified personal trainers (25) at the Student Recreational Sports Center (SRSC), Intramural Center / School of Public Health building and auxiliary areas. Personnel management responsibilities include working with the Assistant Director for the purposes of recruiting, hiring, training, evaluating, mentoring, and providing discipline and recognition for hourly staff, providing staff development opportunities, and developing employee resource materials. Program delivery responsibilities include the design, implementation, management, evaluation and expansion of personal training programming. This position will also assist in the development, implementation, and evaluation of new strategic wellness and fitness programming.
This position reports to the Assistant Director, Personal Training and Wellness Initiatives. The Coordinator and Assistant Director are part of a highly collaborative fitness/wellness team that includes the Program Director for Fitness, Wellness, and Informal Sports, the Assistant Director, Fitness/Wellness – Group Exercise and Wellness Programming along with various Graduate Assistant and Program Assistant positions.
REQUIRED: Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or health-related field, prior experience hiring, training, and scheduling personnel in a Campus Recreation setting, and experience delivering personal training sessions.
Knowledge and experience in creating appropriate exercise prescriptions based on foundations of exercise physiology and biomechanics. Knowledge and training in human health behavior and aging. Specific knowledge skills and abilities as indicated by the American College of Sports Medicine in exercise risk stratification. Demonstrated competency in conducting and training others to conduct fitness assessments. Familiarity with personal training software. Demonstrated commitment to student development and risk management. Possess excellent communication and presentation skills. Experience working with Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, and Outlook. Current American College of Sports Medicine Certified Exercise Physiologist is required within first year.
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Close Date - 07/31/2019
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