Help Seniors get fit: Volunteer Fitness Instructor Needed (Escondido)


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Mon Apr 23, 2018 12:30 PM - Tue Jan 29, 2019 01:30 PM


1301 Las Villas WayEscondido, CA 92026
Senior Yoga


Position Title: Senior Fitness Instructor

Reports To: Divisional Volunteer Center

Purpose/Goal of Position: To support the Escondido Corps Community Center by teaching a fitness class for seniors. Dance, Light aerobics, chair yoga, etc...

Qualifications/Skills/Certifications Needed:

1. Prior fitness instructor experience or training preferred but not required.

2. Ability to maintain confidentiality and boundaries as required and appropriate.

3. Strong interpersonal skills; Ability to work effectively with culturally diverse staff and participants

4. Bilingual in English and Chinese helpful but not required


1. Prepare a fitness lesson for each class with modifications based on student needs.

2. Instruct assigned class for a minimum of 6 month period

3. Support participants in developing and accomplishing individual goals, as needed

4. Document student attendance, progress, and areas of need

Ongoing Position:

Duration: Minimum of 3-6 month commitment

# Days per Week: Every Tuesday 12:30pm-1:30pm


  • Dance / Aerobics
  • Fitness Instruction
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Multi-Tasking

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour a week for 6 months

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