FT Fitness & Aquatics Instructor - Medford Leas

Fitness & Aquatics Instructor - FT

Medford Leas
Medford, NJ

Do you like working in a fast paced environment with an emphasis on quality of care? Do you hold yourself to high standards? Would you like to work for one of the area's leading CCRCs? Then come join the Fitness & Aquatics Team at Medford Leas! You can display your talents to a unique and diverse Community of residents and staff in an active living environment with extraordinary health care services. Medford Leas is a Quaker based Continuing Care Retirement Community, serving more than 600 residents on two campuses in Medford and Lumberton.

Medford Leas is currently hiring a FT Fitness and Aquatics Instructor to join our amazing team! The Fitness and Aquatics Instructor with provide high quality programming that assists residents in achieving their highest functional level and promotes physical, social and emotional well-being. You will be responsible for resident assessments, individualized fitness programming, evaluation, training and family/resident education.  The ideal applicant is comfortable working with the elderly population and is able to cultivate a positive relationship with our residents.

This is a FT position and the hours are Monday thru Friday primarily between 7:30am-4pm, 40 hours a week. Based on the needs of the department, there might be times you are asked to come in earlier or stay later.

Requirements:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Must have Fitness and or Aquatics Certifications or in the process of obtaining them
  • Experience working with individuals in a Fitness, Recreation or Health related field
  • Must be physically able to conduct fitness and aquatic classes and instruct residents on proper techniques. Excellent communication (written and verbal) as well as organizational and computer skills are required

We offer a competitive salary, as well as discounted meals, free beverages, excellent benefits for FT staff, 401K, tuition assistance, day care reimbursement for FT employees, use of our gym and much more. Since it's opening in 1971, Medford Leas has been recognized nationally for its leadership, innovation, superior health and wellness services and a unique 180 acre arboretum campus setting.

Interested parties can send an updated resume directly to [email protected]