Instructor III - Fitness

Competition Number: 194.16

Job Title: Instructor III - Fitness

Department: Parks and Recreation - Cedar Hill Recreation Centre, Gordon Head Recreation Centre, G.R. Pearkes Recreation Centre, Saanich Commonwealth Place

Position Type: Multiple Auxiliary Relief (CUPE Local 2011)

Salary: $24.30/hour plus 13% in lieu of benefits

Posted Date: October 12, 2016

Last Modified: December 27, 2017, 11:49 am

Status: Open Until Filled


The competition will remain open until successful candidates are hired.

The District of Saanich is seeking multiple Certified Group Fitness Instructors who will provide direct instruction, leadership and program management for recreation programs at our four recreation centers.  The successful candidates will also ensure that participants are acting in accordance to the facility rules and that the facility and equipment are in safe, working condition. 

Requirements include completion of Grade 10; three months experience in the area of fitness instruction; satisfactory police information check; Emergency First-Aid and CPR-C as required. In addition, candidates must also possess one of the following: A.C.E. Certification, BCRPA Certification, Can-Fit Pro Certification, National Strength Training Association Certification or Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology. 

The successful candidates will be required to work varying shifts including evenings, weekends and nights, up to 15 hours per week depending on program registration (hours/shifts are subject to change).

Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis.  Saanich Recreation fills vacancies as needed through this competition and vacancies can occur throughout the year.  Applicants will only be contacted when a vacancy occurs and the applicant has suitable skills, knowledge and ability.

*Testing will be conducted*

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