Fitness and Wellness Intern
Daytona Beach, FL US
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Job/Internship Description
Fitness and Wellness Intern - (180077)
Embry-Riddle is seeking to hire a Fitness and Wellness Intern at the Daytona Beach campus. The Intern will assist with the daily management and promotion of the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's Fitness & Wellness program that includes group exercise, personal training, special events and wellness programming. The internship will provide comprehensive, hands on training to further enhance their professional development in the fitness, wellness, health promotions, recreation and related fields.

Duties and responsibilities will include but not limited to:
  • Assist in the development, execution, and evaluation of new and recurring program offerings within the context of group fitness, personal training, wellness, and incentive programs.
  • Teach group exercise classes, conduct fitness assessments, and train personal training clients as needed. Act as a substitute fitness instructor or trainer when needed.
  • Assist in the growth of our social media initiative.
  • Assist in the recruitment, hiring, supervision and training of the fitness area staff, group fitness instructors and personal trainers.
  • Assist in the assessment of all fitness/wellness programs.
  • Assist in developing and leading monthly educational in-services for student staff.
  • Assist with the coordination of any fitness special events.
  • Assist with tracking facility utilization.
Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology, Exercise Science, Health Fitness or related field.
One year of work related experience.

Required knowledge, skills and abilities:
Organizational and time management skills, communication skills. Proficiency in Microsoft Office and social media outlets.

Required licenses, certificates, and /or security clearances:
One or more nationally accredited fitness certifications in the areas of personal training, weight lifting, and/or group fitness instruction. Certification agencies may include but are not limited to NSCA, ACSM, ACE, NASM, AFAA, or specific group fitness class licenses such as LesMills classes, Yogafit, Spinning, etc.

Primary Location: United States-Florida-Daytona Beach
Job: Athletics
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
Employee Status: Temporary
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day
Travel: No
Job Posting: Feb 9, 2018, 12:12:55 PM

Embry-Riddle is also an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.


Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
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