Rec Center

Instructors Needed

We hire instructors to teach general group exercise classes, cycling, yoga, mind/body classes, dance, martial arts, and all sorts of fitness classes!

If you are interested in becoming an instructor or have any questions please contact Stephanie Belcher at, or come to our information session listed to the left.

Group Exercise Instructor – Job Description

  • Safely instruct an effective, creative group fitness class at the Student Recreation Center
  • Provide quality customer service to all participants in class, regardless of fitness level, appearance, or otherwise
  • Communicate effectively with the Instructional Programs Coordinator through phone, email, or in person
  • Enforce all program policies and procedures as it pertains to the class
  • Enforce all building policies and procedures and assist as needed during emergencies

Minimum Requirements

  • Possess current CPR/AED and First Aid certifications
  • Possess current certification or experience in desired class. Examples include but are not limited to: ACE Primary Group Fitness Instructor, AFAA Primary Group Fitness Instructor
Dance Certifying Agencies
  • Educational background/experience in Ballet, Jazz, Tap, etc. instructor
  • ZUMBA®
Group Fitness Certifying Agencies
  • Aerobic and Fitness Association of America (AFAA) Primary Group Fitness
  • American Council on Exercise (ACE) Group Fitness
Indoor Cycling Certifying Agencies
  • Spinning®
  • Kaiser Indoor Cycling
Yoga Certifying Agencies
  • Must have accreditation from a Yoga Alliance School, such as YogaFit®. Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) 200 or more preferred.