Work closely with the Assistant Director of Fitness to oversee comprehensive student-oriented fitness offerings on the Homewood campus of Johns Hopkins University
Assist in operation of Group Exercise classes, Personal Training services, and informal fitness opportunities taking place within and associated with the newly expanded Ralph S. O’Connor Center for Recreation & Well-Being
Assist in managing the O’Connor Recreation Center’s fitness areas, including the cardio fitness room, weight room, heavy room, functional training area, informal stretch areas, Jungle Gym, F45 franchise, cycling studio, and three multi-purpose studios
Ensure safety, comfort, cleanliness, and accessibility for all Rec patrons
Manage the day-to-day operations via policies, programming, staffing, and training for gym personnel, personal training and group fitness
Aid in specification, purchasing, inventory, and management of preventative maintenance of all fitness equipment for recreational facilities
Facilitate and help oversee the group exercise classes including scheduling, messaging, programming, and events
Manage personal training services and special events
Hire, train, supervise, and evaluate group fitness instructors, class monitors, personal trainers, and other applicable student staff and independent contractors
Implement and instruct in-service training, workshops, and certification opportunities for personal trainers & group fitness instructors and personal trainers
Collaborate with the university community on intersectional health and/or student experience areas, including committees and programs such as the Wellness Work Group, Peer Educators (Peeps), Campus Health (CHEW) and various campus Health and Well-being collaborative programming such as First Year Orientation, Hop In, and FLI and advise relevant student groups such as the Powerlifting Club
Special skills and knowledge:
Experience in personal training and managing a personal fitness training program
Ability to instruct multiple genres of group fitness classes (i.e. Yoga, Kickboxing, Spinning, Pilates, etc.)
Ability to implement dynamic and motivating fitness programming that aligns with campus needs
Ability to supervise groups of diverse, high-achieving, and highly intellectual individuals
Ability to market and communicate programs effectively to diverse student populations using social media, website, and other direct resources and methods
Ability to assess and solve risk management issues in fitness programs and equipment
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Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree required
Masters in exercise science or related field preferred.
Two years professional experience managing a collegiate recreational fitness program preferred.
Two year Graduate Assistantship in Fitness or related fields will be considered as 1 year professional experience.
Johns Hopkins University enrolls 18,000 full-time and part-time students on three major campuses in Baltimore, one in Washington, D.C., one in Montgomery County, Md., and facilities throughout the Baltimore-Washington area and in China and Italy. The headquarters campus -- Homewood -- has 4,200 full-time undergraduates and nearly 1,400 full-time graduate students in two schools, the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences and the Whiting School of Engineering.The Office of Recreation is located within the Department of Athletics & Recreation at Johns Hopkins University. The Office of Recreation believes in the following: Providing professional service, safe equipment and a quality environment. Fostering better health and personal growth through physical activities. Providing the opportunity to try something new. Fostering team work and competition. Developing leadership and vocational skills. Providing an environment for a social experience. Providing an enjoyable, meaningful experience.