Fitness Instructor

City of New Brighton - Parks & Recreation

The Group Fitness Instructor Instructs quality group fitness classes, provides excellent customer service to members in a safe, enjoyable, and positive environment that promotes member wellness in accordance with NBCC policies and procedures.

Essential Functions

  • Lead quality group fitness classes, as directed by the Recreation Supervisor.
  • Conduct energizing, fun, safe, and educational classes.
  • Maintain working knowledge of fitness industry to provide effective information and training to members.
  • Keep accurate class attendance records.
  • Be able to respond and follow NBCC policies and procedures in emergency situations.

Qualifications – Required

  • Certification in Health and Wellness programming and at least one year experience planning, and instructing group fitness or aquatic activities.
  • Accredited National Certification: American Council on Exercise (ACE), ACSM (American College of Sports Medicine), AFAA (Athletics and Fitness Association of America), NETA (National Exercise Trainers Association).
  • Current CPR/AED & First Aid certification required within 60 days of hire.

Qualifications – Preferred

  • Current SilverSneakers certification required to teach for all SilverSneakers classes.
  • Specialty certifications (SilverSneakers, Yoga, Zumba) preferred but not required.

Work Conditions

  • Ability to conduct classes and activities relating to fitness. Must be able to perform all physical aspects of the position; including walking, standing, bending, reaching, and lifting up to 50 lbs at a time.

Application Process

  • Apply Online @
  • Application must be completed and submitted for review process **

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $21.72 – $38.31 per hour


  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule


  • Teaching: 1 year (Preferred)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • CPR Certification (Preferred)
  • ACE/NETA/AFAA/NASM Certification (Required)
  • First Aid Certification (Preferred)

Work Remotely:

  • No

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