Design, implement, and evaluate innovative group exercise and non-credit instruction programs that respond to individual student/member needs and encourage the development of healthy habits.
Provide leadership, supervision, training and evaluation to the group fitness program area, including 50 - 75 group exercise instructors.
Develop and lead regularly scheduled fitness and instructional program staff meetings; coordinate ongoing professional development training, covering topics such as policies, procedures, inclusivity, customer service, risk management, and format-specific training.
Track attendance, participation, or performance data related to group fitness programming. Maintain records, prepare and analyzes statistical reports, evaluations, participation surveys, and program policies and procedures. Evaluate Fitness programs, policies and procedures, and general assessment through participant evaluations and staff input. Complete required reports on a monthly, semester, and annual basis
Maintain the appearance and condition of all departmental group fitness areas and associated equipment – areas include; three group exercise studios, boxing gym, and cycling studio.
Maintain an accurate inventory of all group exercise equipment. Assist in budget development including projecting accurate revenue, equipment needs, and staffing expenses for program area.
Involvement with duties and responsibilities of divisional and university special projects and events, programming, and work groups pertaining to the overall student experience.
As with all positions, involvement with other duties and responsibilities is expected in order to serve students and maintain the MizzouRec mission.
A Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience and at least 2 years of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary.
A Master’s degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, Sports Management, Recreation, or related area. An equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities can be acquired.
Must possess a current Group Fitness or Personal Trainer certification with a nationally recognized organization; preferred organizations: American Council on Exercise (ACE), the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), or the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) or other related organization.
Standard Red Cross First Aid, CPR, AED and / or Instructor Certification.
One to two years’ experience working in a group fitness/personal training program in a collegiate recreation setting
Proficient in InnoSoft Fusion, Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Teams, and Zoom.
Demonstrated ability to be detail oriented, as well as, handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Strong interpersonal skills, excellent presentation skills, and written and verbal communication skills.
University of Missouri will be participating in the NIRSA Virtual Career Week April 6 – 8, 2021
Employer information session Thursday, April 8 @ 9:30 - 10:00am PST/11:30am - 12:00pm CST
Dedicated Job Fair Hours - See NIRSA Career Week University of Missouri Job Fair Booth
How to Apply:
To apply for this position go to the MU HR Website Job Opening #: 36178
All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, current resume, and references. For fullest consideration, applications must be received by Friday, April 23, 2021.
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with education, work related experience, and current certifications.
Internal Number: 36178
About University of Missouri
The University of Missouri was founded in 1839 as the first public university west of the Mississippi River. MU provides all the benefits of two universities in one — it's a major land-grant institution and Missouri's largest public research university.Considered one of the nation's top-tier institutions, Mizzou has a reputation of excellence in teaching and research, and is the flagship campus of the four-campus University of Missouri System. It is one of only 34 public universities, and the only public institution in Missouri, to be selected for membership in the Association of American Universities. MU offers more than 265 degree programs — including 30 online degree options — and is designated as comprehensive doctoral with medical/veterinary by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. Mizzou has a diverse enrollment with 33,000 students from every county in Missouri, every state in the nation and 100 countries. Nearly one-third of freshmen come from the top 10 percent of their high school classes.The Department of MizzouRec Services and Facilities at MU services the recreational and competitive needs of an active and engaged campus culture. State of the art fi...tness facilities support nationally recognized MizzouRec programs and services. For more specific information regarding MizzouRec facilities, programs, and services, please link to mizzourec.com.