Allina Health System Fitness and Aquatic Specialist in Golden Valley, Minnesota
Date Posted: July 18, 2022 Department: 31602005 Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute Pool & Fitness Golden Valley Shift: Day/Evening (United States of America) Shift Length: Hours Per Week: 0 Union Contract: Non-Union Weekend Rotation: Other Job Summary: Perform Fitness and Aquatics assessments and design exercise programs. Monitor client progress and make program changes to facilitate clients\' maximum independence and achieve fitness goals. Lifeguard pool to provide a safe and supervised environment. Key Position Details: This Position Works in our Adaptive Fitness Center and Warm Water Therapy Pool. Responsibilities include; 1:1 Fitness & Aquatics Programming Group Exercise Class Instruction Adaptive 1:1 Swimming Lessons Community Swimming Lesson Programming Lifeguarding Evening and Saturday morning hours Eligible for Shift Differential Pay Job Description: Principle Responsibilities Conduct and assist clients with Aquatic and Fitness Programs. Conduct 1:1 instruction and hands-on assistance to clients. Monitor clients\' progress and make program changes to facilitate clients\' maximum independence and achieve fitness goals. Manage and supervise program members during fitness time, provide assistance and coaching on proper exercise technique. Respond to emergency situations so that Emergency Action Plan is effectively carried out. Maintain a safe environment for all clients Provide lifeguarding Perform Aquatics and Fitness assessments and design exercise programs. Complete necessary documentation Perform administrative tasks Ensure compliance with all applicable legal requirements and accreditation standards Other duties as assigned JOB REQUIREMENTS Bachelor\'s degree in Kinesiology , Therapeutic Recreation or Exercise Physiology Preferred Associate\'s or Vocational degree in Physical Therapy Assistant, Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant or other health related field Required Experience teaching aquatic skills Preferred Lifeguard Certification American Red Cross required Within 2 weeks of hire or BLS Tier 1 - Basic Life Support - Multisource required from American Heart Association or Allina Health Within 4 weeks of hire American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Certified Exercise Physiologist or Inclusive Fitness Trainer Preferred Lifting weight Up to 32 lbs. occasionally (*Allina Safe Patient Moving Policy), Up to 25 lbs. frequently Physical Demands Medium Work*: Lifting weight Up to 32 lbs. occasionally (*Allina Safe Patient Moving Policy), Up to 25 lbs. frequently Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.