Health and Fitness Specialist - Part-Time

  • Catawba Valley Medical Center
  • Hickory, NC, USA
  • Aug 26, 2021

Job Description

Health and Fitness Specialist / Fitness Center / Part-time / (Posted 08/25/2021) Job Description: Responsible for the implementation of exercise programs for fitness members. Teaches patients/members proper principles of exercise and proper use of exercise equipment. Leads exercise classes and pool classes. Evaluates exercise status of patients/members. Education and Credentials: Required: Associate degree or High School diploma with five years of experience in allied health field. Effective May 1, 2016 newly employed Health and Fitness Specialist and current employees promoted to Health and Fitness Specialist are required to possess a Bachelor���s degree in Exercise Science, Exercise Physiology or other health-related field. BCLS for healthcare providers or completion of BCLS from the American Heart Association within one month of employment date. Preferred: Associate degree or High School diploma with five years of experience in allied health field. Effective May 1, 2016 newly employed Health and Fitness Specialist and current employees promoted to Health and Fitness Specialist are required to possess a Bachelor���s degree in Exercise Science, Exercise Physiology or other health-related field. BCLS for healthcare providers or completion of BCLS from the American Heart Association within one month of employment date. Work Experience: Required: Two years experience in fitness and exercise conditioning. Experience in patient education with an adult population and/or basic course work in adult education. Given training and on-the-job experience, incumbent should be proficient in the basic aspects of the job within three months of employment date.

Employment Type (feed only)

Part Time