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Exercise Specialist - Fitness Centre - Celebration

Posted on Aug 13, 2019 by AdventHealth Greater Orlando

Florida, FL
Leisure & Sport
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Exercise Specialist - Fitness Centre - Celebration

AdventHealth Celebration Health seeks to hire an Exercise Specialist who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.

Facility Profile:

Established in 1997 and now a 203-bed hospital, AdventHealth Celebration Health was designed as a Mediterranean resort-style facility to serve as a cornerstone of health in Disney's planned community of Celebration, Florida. The hospital consistently delivers a state-of-the-art healing environment to residents of Osceola, Orange, Polk and Lake Counties, as well as to visitors from across the United States and the world. All within a "living laboratory" of groundbreaking, research-driven clinical solutions that integrate mind, body and spirit in the defeat of illness and disease.

Department Profile:

The Fitness Centre & Day Spa at AdventHealth Celebration Health is a facility designed to meet the health and wellness needs of its members and guests. Voted the "Best Workout Facility" and "Best Day Spa" in Orlando for 2014, the 50,000 square-foot facility features state-of-the-art equipment such as Technogym, over 250 Group Fitness classes per month including Zumba, Les MillsTM, yoga and aquatics, a heated therapy pool and 25-meter lap pool, and full service locker rooms complete with saunas, steam rooms, showers and amenities. The Day Spa offers a variety of relaxing and rejuvenating services from a team of licensed therapists, including Swedish and Therapeutic massages, facials, manicures and pedicures, and acupuncture treatments. At the Fitness Centre & Day Spa in Celebration Health the focus is on total wellness of "Body, Mind & Spirit!"

Work Hours/Shifts:


Job Summary:

The Exercise Specialist functions under the direct supervision of the Fitness & Wellness Manager. Assists in the design, development, delivery, and evaluation of all Celebration Health fitness and other health promotion services/events to achieve desirable health outcomes. Responsible for conducting member fitness assessments and consultations, supervising/assisting with all workouts in the fitness area, and teaching exercise classes as needed. Provides support for daily facility/exercise equipment cleanliness and maintenance. Works with other AdventHealth healthcare providers to provide a complete continuum of care to ultimately improve the health and well-being of individuals and communities served. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:
  • Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science or a related field, such as, Kinesiology, Kinesiotherapy, Athletic Training, Physiology, Sports Management, Exercise Physiology, Human Performance, Health Science, or Recreation Management/Science
  • Comprehensive knowledge of general exercise physiology theory and practices
  • Experience performing fitness evaluations, consultations, personal training and teaching group exercise classes (Preferred)
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
  • Current CPR card
  • American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), National Fitness Certification, Personal Training Certification, or other nationally recognized fitness professional certification (Preferred)
Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth's Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization's Performance Excellence Program

  • Monitors the exercise floor and assist members as needed.
  • Performs fitness evaluations to include sub-max cardiovascular test, strength, body composition, abdominal endurance and flexibility on all new members. Performs other customized fitness evaluations as needed.
  • Performs fitness consultations and equipment orientation to help new members achieve fitness goals.
  • Performs re-assessments on members to track progress and data collection.
  • Reviews Health History Questionnaires of all new members and manages medical clearance process for all new members.
  • Works with other healthcare providers to include Physical Therapist and Physicians to provide a complete continuum of care for all patients.
  • Performs speaking engagements and/or teaches exercise classes on-site and in the community.
  • Assists with the creation and delivery of member engagement activities and member retention programs.
  • Assists with maintaining the cleanliness of the exercise floor and oversight of the maintenance of the equipment.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Exercise Specialist opportunity with AdventHealth Celebration and apply online today.

Job Keywords:

Exercise Specialist, Exercise, Fitness, Celebration

Reference: 744985496