August 28, 2016

Fitness Instructor

Brookdale - Colorado Springs, CO

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  • Company
    Brookdale Brookdale
  • Location
    Colorado Springs, CO
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Education
    Bachelors Degree
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Job Description

PRN (10 hours per week)
Brookdale Skyline 2365 Patriot Heights Colorado Springs, CO 80904
Job #:063421a

Brookdale. Bringing new life to senior living.

Your responsibilities:

* Develop and conduct fitness classes for the residents at Brookdale communities
* Work with the Wellness Director to develop the curriculum and lesson plans necessary to ensure classes are delivered to address the wellness objectives of the participants
* Ensure the facilities and equipment are operating safely
* Ensure programs and services are being operated in accordance with Brookdale Senior Living policies and procedures as well as appropriate State and local regulations

Required skills and qualifications:
* College degree in therapeutic recreation, physical therapy, exercise science, nutrition & fitness, or related field preferred
* Current Red Cross certification in CPR, lifeguarding and First Aid
* Fitness certification through ACSM, ACE, Senior Fitness Association or related group
* One year of previous experience
* Flexibility with schedule
* Must enjoy working with the senior population

If you're a Brookdale associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program!

Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.

Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan. BR img src=''