As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
Nemours is seeking a Personal Trainer (Casual/PRN), 1 to 5 hours/week, to join our home office team in Jacksonville, Florida.
At Nemours, each Associate plays a vital role in supporting the delivery of world-class pediatric care to the children we serve. The team based at our home office in Jacksonville, Fla. provides essential administrative, financial and technical support to Nemours operations across all locations.
Under the direct supervision of the Wellness Manager, the Personal Trainer is responsible for the client's physical assessments, exercise prescription and motivation as well as policy enforcement, record keeping and delivering excellent customer service at all times to every member.
Typical hours for this position: PRN (as needed), Mon – Fri. Will schedule clients by appointments, will work weekends as needed to meet client and department needs. This position is on a 1099 basis.
Schedules and administers Fitness Assessments to new and existing clients at least three times per year and keeps a record in clients' file.
Develops individualized exercise programs - Based on assessment results and client goals, prescribes individual exercise programs guidelines.
Trainer’s log - Maintains a record in trainer’s log of past and present clients’ attendance and payments.
Current information and promotions - Maintains current information on all fitness center programs, services, and activities and promotes regularly to members to motivate and enhance consistency and member retention.
Exercise equipment Maintenance - Follows established procedure when exercise equipment is found to be malfunctioning in an effort to get the equipment operational within 24 hours. This involves posting of the appropriate status signage, notifying the Wellness Manager, Wellness Coordinator, or Director of Employee Health & Wellness and recording the problem in the equipment log.
High School Diploma required. Bachelor's degree in exercise physiology, exercise science, physical education or other related discipline preferred.
Minimum of one (1) year experience required.
Personal Training Certification/License Title: Accepted certifications: American Council on Exercise (ACE), National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA), American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), and/or National Strength and Conditioning Association.
Personal Training Liability Insurance required.
CPR – AED Certification required.
Experience in the administration of physical assessments, exercise prescriptions and program development.
Basic computer operational skills preferred.
Excellent communication and customer services skills required.
Ability to work variable hour’s necessary.
Possess a professional attitude and appearance.
Must be capable of maintaining positive ongoing communications.
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.