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Fitness Coordinator - Senior Living

Company: Astongardens
Location: Austin
Posted on: March 30, 2024

Job Description:

** Discovery Senior Living**** Fitness Coordinator - Senior Living**Austin, TX 78728 ***Discover your Purpose!***, a Discovery Senior Living community is growing, thriving and has meaningful job opportunities available in a safe and supportive work environment. **We offer rewarding career opportunities that include:*** Competitive wages * Access to wages before payday * Flexible scheduling options with full-time and part-time hours * Paid time off and Holidays (full-time) * Full benefit package including health, dental, vision and more (full-time) * 401(K) with employer matching * Paid training * Opportunities for advancement * Meals and uniforms **About this Opportunity**The **Fitness Coordinator** will oversee the Fitness Program for the community. The Fitness Coordinator is r esponsible for creating an interactive and engaging fitness and wellness experience for residents. **Responsibilities:*** Develops and implement wellness programs to include various levels of resident capabilities and interests and ensuring that all dimensions of wellness are incorporated. * Teaches residents the correct use of the HUR equipment (using smart card technology) aerobic equipment, balance exercises as well as the Fitcamp stretches. * Understands correct steps and member feedback for the balance training. * Provides each member with a customized workout. * Guides residents through 1st, 2nd, and 3rd exercise sessions as outlined in the Fitness Coach training. * Instructs residents about resistance exercise protocols, as well as completing the procedure for individually setting the appropriate load for the residents during the orientation workout. * Trains residents to use the proper stretching technique. * Provides ongoing coaching of residents during workout routine to ensure safety, proper positioning and technique and promote continued progress in strength, balance and endurance. * Plans and carriers out educational activities to support fitness programs. * Administers resident satisfaction surveys per guidelines. * Monitors resident participation and contacts them if attendance wanes. * Participates in marketing events. * Manages resident concerns or questions related to the program. * Provide operations summary report to Executive Director on a monthly basis. * Participates in ongoing fitness and wellness learning programs. * Provides ongoing guidance for residents with regard to their fitness goals and use of equipment. * Reviews resident comparison reports and provides feedback based on results. * Performs other duties as assigned. **Qualifications:*** Certified Personal Trainer by governing body. * Associate degree in Recreation, Therapeutic Recreation preferred. * Three to five years experience in strength training, aerobic exercise, balance and stretching. **Benefits:*** In addition to a rewarding career and competitive salary, Discovery offers a comprehensive benefit package. * Comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurances, paid time off and paid holidays. * Team members are eligible to participate in our outstanding 401(k) plan with company match, Employee Assistance Program, and accident insurance policies. EOE D/V

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