Walking Group Leader - JASA Brookdale Village Senior Center


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

131 Beach 19th StreetFar Rockaway, NY 11691


About

Purpose

Regular exercise is an essential part of a healthy lifestyle. Lead a weekly walking class for seniors to help keep them in top shape.


Responsibilities

  • Lead a group of seniors in a weekly walking-in-place class
  • 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

Other

  • Flexible scheduling is available with a minimum commitment of one day a week
  • Ongoing opportunity
  • 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

  • Physical Education
  • People Skills
  • Fitness Instruction
  • Teaching / Instruction

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • once a week during weekday business hours
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