Exercise Instructor - JASA Cooper Park Senior Center


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Cause Areas

When

Wed Apr 26, 2017 - Wed May 31, 2017

Where

288 Frost StreetBrooklyn, NY 11211


About

Purpose

Regular exercise is an essential part of a healthy lifestyle. Lead a weekly exercise class for seniors at Cooper Park Senior Center to help keep them in top shape. Lead exercises as part of our 6-week Fit Club Program from April 26th - May 31st.

Responsibilities

  • Lead a group of seniors in a weekly exercise - can be dance, stretching, yoga, zumba and more!
  • Create exercise routines suitable for varied physical abilities
  • Communicate effectively and courteously with JASA seniors and staff

Skills

  • Exercise certification
  • Experience leading seniors in exercises
  • Experience with group exercise classes
  • Knowledge of several light exercise techniques
  • Comfortable leading a group of varying skill levels
  • Knowledge of Spanish is helpful, but not required

Other

  • Availablity during the day on Wednesdays from April 26th - May 31st.
  • Maintain professional behavior at all times and adhere to JASA’s volunteer policies

About JASA

Founded in 1968, JASA's mission is to sustain and enrich the lives of the aging in the New York metropolitan area so that they can remain in the community with dignity and autonomy. JASA is one of New York's largest and most trusted agencies serving older adults in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, and Long Island.

Skills

  • Teaching / Instruction
  • People Skills
  • Dance / Aerobics
  • Fitness Instruction

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Class meets Wednesdays during the daytime

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