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Company: The Redwoods
Location: Mill Valley
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

THE COMPANYJoin our mission-driven company. We are a continuing care community located on 10 beautiful acres in Mill Valley, CA. We maintain a creative, affordable community that promotes good health, well-being, and security for a diverse group of seniors. The Redwoods was founded in 1972 and operates as a stand-alone care community that supports financial health for seniors by offering HUD financial assistance, Medicare rehabilitation, and Medi-Cal for long-term care. POSITION SUMMARYWorking in close collaboration with the Fitness Coordinator, the Assistant is responsible for assisting Residents while they utilize the Equipment Room. Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, familiarization with Resident's personal assessments and HUR workout plans; helping Residents identify their fitness goals; assisting Residents with the use of HUR equipment, and lead group fitness classes for elderly adults with varying levels of ability. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESAssists with implementing safe, effective, and enjoyable exercise programs that will meet the unique needs of ResidentsSupports teaches and encourages Residents to meet their fitness goalsMonitors Resident progress, and updates related recordsIn conjunction with the Coordinator, schedules and conducts new Resident orientation sessionsTrains and monitors Residents on the use of the Center facility and exercise machines Assists with HUR exercise equipment usageLeads group fitness classes for senior adults Represents the mission and vision of the Center as defined by The RedwoodsParticipates in other Center activities and programs as neededEDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & SKILLS Displays enthusiasm, energy, and a passion for health and fitness especially as it pertains to seniorsTeam player with the ability to work collaborativelyExperience in gym or fitness settings Ability to engage with a range of people and personalitiesSkilled in the safe and proper use of machine weights, free weights, and cardiovascular equipmentGood customer service skills, energetic, enthusiastic, and motivationalProfessional manner and discretionMust be dependable and have a good work ethicStrong communication, customer service, and motivational skillsClearance with Fingerprinting and background check PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Physical effort required for daily duties include lifting, squatting, bending, reaching, and prolonged standing and walkingMust be able to frequently lift and/or move up to 50+ pounds The ability and range of motion to perform and demonstrate all aerobic strengthening and flexibility exercises to be included in Resident fitness plans BenefitsCompetitive PayFully paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for 24+ hours per weekPaid Vacation, Sick Leave, HolidaysEmployer retirement plan contribution EEO Employer PI187917995

Keywords: The Redwoods, San Francisco , FITNESS ASSISTANT PART-TIME, Other , Mill Valley, California

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