This position is responsible for providing effective instruction for assigned courses.
Responsibilities and Duties (*Essential Functions)
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described.
*Instructs and guides the class in an efficient and effective manner
* Maintains accurate records of student work and attendance
* Prepares thoroughly for each instructional hour
* Maintains a safe and orderly learning environment
* Grades and returns student work in a timely manner
* Counsels students regarding their grades and progress in the course
Constructs classroom materials that support the goals of the course
Designs curriculum and a schedule of instruction
Maintains regular office hours
Remains up-to-date on technology and methods of teaching with technology
Uses assessment techniques to improve learning and teaching
Makes and maintains contacts with other professionals in Health and Fitness Education at the secondary, university, and the two-year college level
Serves on college or department committees as needed
Attends professional development opportunities when possible and attend all departmental faculty meetings
Assists with establishing goals and objectives for the course, selecting text and constructing a syllabus
Maintains communication with instructors from other divisions in order to keep courses up-to-date and appropriate
Participates in graduation exercises
Promotes continuous improvement by completing an annual applied benchmark project on an individual or a group basis
Demonstrated proficiency in oral and written communication.
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and maintain positive working relationship with students, peers, supervisors and staff
Knowledge of Blackboard, an on line teaching tool is preferred
Requires a Master's degree in Kinesiology, Exercise Science, Exercise Physiology or related field
Experience as a personal trainer or group exercise instructor
Must be CPR certified
Unofficial transcripts must be attached with your online application prior to submission or submitted to Human Resources immediately upon completing the application. If your transcripts are not submitted, your application may not receive full consideration.
Prefer an industry recognized personal training/group exercise certification and the ability to become a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
Prefer some teaching experience in a related area, preferably in a community college setting and two years' experience as a personal trainer or group fitness instructor
How to Apply
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