SCAD Savannah seeks a full-time wellness and fitness assistant to aid in the successful operation of the university’s fitness programs.
In this position, you will assume the lead role for all aspects of SCADfit, including communicating with participants, clients, and instructors, according to their needs, schedules, and abilities; serving as a wellness instructor; and taking an active role in the hiring, training, and evaluation of student employees under your supervision. You will serve as the point of contact for all building safety and security issues, including inspection and monitoring, and will ensure compliance with all established policies and procedures.
As needed, you will open and close the SCADfit building and assist with the implementation of the emergency action plan for weather, structural, and medical emergencies. You will also help coordinate all reservations, programs, and practices and the corresponding equipment requests and setups needed. As a wellness and fitness assistant, you will also maintain current status on all necessary certifications.
Requirements: - Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline - Minimum of two years’ experience in the fitness industry, preferably in a university setting - Personal training certification from NSCA, ACSM, NASM, ACE or other nationally accredited organization - Group exercise certification through ACSM, AFAA, ACE or other nationally accredited organization - Specialty certification in yoga, barre, Zumba, and/or spin preferred
About The Savannah College of Art and Design
MissionThe Savannah College of Art and Design exists toprepare talented students for professional careers,emphasizing learning through individual attentionin a positively oriented university environment.VisionThe Savannah College of Art and Design, an institutionwith distinctive yet complementary locations, willbe recognized as a leader in defining art and designeducation. By employing innovation in all areas, SCADwill provide a superior education through talented anddedicated faculty and staff, leading-edge technology,advanced learning resources and comprehensivesupport services.