BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced Per DiemFitness Specialist to lead scheduled exercise classes designed to develop and maintain positive fitness levels for residents in a Senior Living Community (Assisted Living Facilities and Independent Living Facilities) in Delaware County. As a member of our Senior Living Team, you will be an integral component of a continuum of care. This position is for 4 classes to be instructed on Monday and Thursday (4:15pm-5:15pm) and Tuesday and Thursday (3:00pm-4:00pm).
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Responsibilities for a Fitness Specialist include:
Lead scheduled group exercise classes for the residents of Senior Living Communities, preferably one that can teach flexibility, cardio, strength/power, balancing and standing exercises.
Develop fitness classes which are designed to develop and promote positive fitness levels for a senior population.
Qualifications for a Fitness Specialist include:
Certification as a Fitness Instructor, or equivalent, through an accredited national exercise/fitness organization such as ACSM, NSCA, ACE, IDEA or SFA.
A Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology or related field.
A minimum of one year of experience as a Fitness Specialist, preferably in a senior services setting.
Solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred.