Personal Trainer The George Mason University Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, on the Science and Technology (formerly Prince William) campus, invites applications for a Personal Trainer. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment. Responsibilities: The incumbent will be required to conduct personal and group training sessions in a safe and professional manner. Fitness assessments, progressive session programming, client documentation, and the appropriate session format to fit the needs of the client will be expected. Trainers will also be expected to generate revenue through consistent client base and marketing to new clients. Required Qualifications:Must have a personal training certification by an NCCA (National Commission for Certifying Agencies) accredited organization; andCurrent (or be willing to obtain) CPR/First Aid/AED (automated external defibrillator) certifications.Preferred Qualifications:Undergraduate degree in exercise science or a related subject, or an equivalent combination of education and experience;Proven skills in program design, fitness testing, and fitness equipment use; andSignificant experience in a professional setting.This position is subject to a criminal background check.
For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number WG1GMU at http://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.
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