Assist members with their specific health/fitness goals. Participate in one-on-one, couples, or small group personal training sessions. Sessions may include traditional exercise or other specialized exercise programming including but not limited to: running, swimming, or cycling. Programs and certifications must be approved by Fitness Manager and must follow Institute for Healthy Living and intradepartmental policies and procedures. Personal Trainers proactively seek to know, meet, and exceed our member's needs with kindness, enthusiasm, support, and excellence.
Minimum of a nationally recognized/accredited exercise specialist or personal training certification from the approved list of certifications and/or a bachelors degree in an exercise related field. Nationally recognized/accredited certification preferred in addition to bachelors degree. Additional specialty certifications recommended.
Sufficient experience to demonstrate ability to accept responsibility as a Fitness Specialist. Evidence of current CPR training.
Ability to perform the essential functions of this position, with or without reasonable accommodation and without posing a direct threat to the health and safety of self or others. Ability to comply with all Good Shepherd policies and procedures that are job-related and consistent with business necessity. Ability to effectively communicate with patients and provide competent care as appropriate to the ages of patients served by this position.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.