Student Employment Positions
Campus Life and Recreation Program Assistant IV – Campus Recreation
Available jobs include Group Exercise Instructor and Rec Program Instructor. Full job descriptions can be found on our website at https://www.salemstate.edu/campus-life/campus-life-and-recreation/work-campus-life-and-recreation.
Duties and Responsibilities
Work with campus community members of various age, gender and ability levels. In this group setting, instructors are required to motivate and educate class participants on proper exercise techniques. Instructors design and implement safe and effective group classes, provide a motivating and enjoyable environment and assist participants with equipment set-up and use. Classes must be safe and effective for all fitness levels with intensity modifications provided as necessary. All instructors must implement proper curing and injury prevention practices.
Rec Program Instructors will assist the Gassett Fitness Center in the management, design and implementation of fitness and wellness programs, workshops and events. Candidate will lead workshops and other programs as assigned.
Group Exercise Instructor - A nationally accredited Group Fitness and/or specialty certification is required. All instructors must also hold and maintain current CPR/AED Certifications.
Rec Program Instructors - prior experience in a fitness center and experience leading workshops and programs. Sport & Movement Science students are strongly encouraged to apply. Individual must be certified in CPR/AED and First Aid. In-house training will be provided for those not currently certified.