Spin Fitness Instructor - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Under direct supervision of the Director of Campus Recreation and Wellness, provides group fitness instruction for students, staff employees, and local community. Monitors client fitness activity and instructs patrons regarding proper fitness training and fitness safety. Instructs clients of all fitness levels and ensures that the physical environment is safe and enjoyable for participants of ALL fitness levels. Takes initiative to keep current on information pertaining to various class formats, eg. spin. Collaborates generally with other Student Life and Wellness Center staff to promote the use of the department and building.

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent plus any special certifications and/or training required in field of specialty.

Must be at least 18 years of age.
Possess current Red Cross CPR certification.
Certified spin instructor certification.
Valid driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications


Knowledge of instructional spin strategies and spin techniques.
Knowledge of human anatomy, kinesiology and training principles.
Knowledge of group fitness teaching strategies and the incorporation of music, tempo, cueing technique, and rhythm.
Knowledge of programs and services in the Student Life and Wellness Center.


Skill in interpersonal communication and presenting, particularly with large groups.
Skill in methods of promoting and increasing fitness in patrons.


Ability to keep the attention and interest of large groups of people.
Ability to teach the specified fitness class and cater to individual and group needs.
Ability to facilitate positive fitness.
Ability to motivate class participants.
Ability to cooperate and work well with other staff members.

Pay Range

$12.34 to $15.42 per hour

Special Instructions to Applicants

To be considered in the first screening, the online application and required application documents must be submitted by the screening date.

Keyword Phrases

  • Campus Recreation
  • Spin Fitness Instructor
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Student Affairs and Services
  • Athletic Department & Coaching
  • Health Services
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Other
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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