Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is the world's largest, fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace.
Our 185-acre eastern campus is located in Daytona Beach, Florida, home to NASCAR’s Daytona 500 and “The World’s Most Famous Beach.” With year-round mild temperatures and more than 229 days of sunshine a year, it’s a top vacation destination and an ideal place to live, study, and fly. The campus serves a diverse student body of approximately 5,700 undergrads and 600 graduate students from 50 states and nearly 100 countries.
We are looking for a dynamic individual seeking an internship in the area of fitness and wellness.
Details and Benefits
10-month position from August through May (specific dates negotiable)
Intern will be compensated at a rate of $1,450 per month to offset their living expenses during this 10-month internship. Total compensation: $14,500.
In addition, this internship provides a University meal plan.
Fitness and Wellness Intern
The Fitness and Wellness Intern position offers a unique experience of working hands-on in all aspects of Fitness in a way that most major universities cannot offer. The incumbent will be involved in all phases of programming and administration, as well as daily management and promotion of such programs including group exercise, personal training, special events, wellness programming and aquatics.
Specific duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Assist in the development, execution and evaluation of new and recurring programs offered in the areas of group fitness, personal training, wellness, incentives and aquatics.
Promote student employee success through the recruitment, supervision and training of the fitness area staff, group fitness instructors and personal trainers
Contribute to the development and presentation of monthly educational in-services for student staff
Teach group exercise classes, conduct fitness assessments, and train personal training clients as needed.
Aid in the coordination of any fitness or aquatics special events
Drive the growth of our social media presence and other marketing initiatives
Assist with tracking facility utilization and any other tasks as needed
Bachelor’s Degree or three (3) or more years of study in an exercise science degree program
Hold one or more current and nationally recognized group fitness certifications and/or personal training certifications
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Exceptional communication skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office and social media outlets
Submit a resume, cover letter, and three recommendation letters that speak to your skills as an Intern. Applications should be submitted by Friday, June 17th for priority consideration. Possible start date will be July 15th.
Additional Salary Information: see posting details
Internal Number: 190087
About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
The Best Aviation and Aerospace UniversityAt Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, we teach the science, practice, and business of the world of aviation and aerospace.Since it was founded just 22 years after the Wright brothers' first flight, the University and its graduates have built an enviable record of achievement in every aspect of aviation and aerospace. The curriculum at Embry-Riddle covers the operation, engineering, research, manufacturing, marketing, and management of modern aircraft and the systems that support them.The University engages in extensive research and consulting that address the unique needs of aviation, aerospace, and related industries.Residential campuses in Daytona Beach, Fla., and Prescott, Ariz., provide education in a traditional setting, while Embry-Riddle Worldwide provides instruction through both online and face-to-face methods via a network of education facilities designed to support student advancement in the U.S. and abroad. All academic programs at Embry-Riddle are approved for veterans' educational benefits and are accompanied by personalized academic advisement.