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Group Fitness Instructor Intern (student employment)

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Position Information

Working Title Group Fitness Instructor Intern (student employment)
Department Campus Recreation
Type of Work Study Federal, Institutional, Graduate
Building/Office Location HC - A. D. Albright Health Center
Work Schedule

Based on classes intern chooses to shadow. Must be at least one Norse Fitness class per week.

Job Description

To learn how to:
(1)Teach Norse Fitness classes in a fun, safe and effective manner.
(2)Provide an encouraging and motivating atmosphere while helping participants achieve their fitness goals.
(3)Retain participants by building relationships while providing excellent customer service.

Primary Responsibilities

1.Represent the Department of Campus Recreation as a Group Fitness Instructor Intern for the Fitness Program in a positive and responsible manner.
2. Provide excellent customer service.
3. Train to develop safe and effective group exercise classes based on given format.
4. Attend ALL mandatory training’s/meetings.
5. Clear communication is a must.


1. Ability to follow written and verbal directions.
2. Must be able to commit to at least 2 semesters of teaching classes.
3. Ability to work independently without constant supervision.
4. Must be friendly and customer service oriented.
5. Must be punctual and professional at all times.
6. Ability to attend all in-service training’s and meetings.
8. Successfully completed GFIT or Group Fitness Leadership course.

1. To maintain fitness level required to be a group fitness instructor.
2. Attend and perform successfully at ALL in-service meetings/training’s .

1. Must meet University requirements for enrollment and student employment.

Any candidate who is offered this position will be required to go through a pre-employment criminal background check as mandated by state law.

Northern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution. We embrace inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work and seek excellence through diversity among our students, administrators, faculty, and staff. Application by members of diverse groups is encouraged.

Minimum Education High School Diploma
Pay Rate $8.00/hr

Posting Detail Information

Requisition Number 2016684
Job Open Date 11/11/2016
Job Close Date
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Supplemental Questions

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  1. Are you eligible for student employment at NKU?
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    • Yes
    • No
  2. If you are eligible for employment at NKU, are you FWS or IWS? You may need to talk to Student Financial Services prior to answering this question.
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    • No
    • Unsure

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application