Instructor III - Fitness

Competition Number: 22079

Job Title: Instructor III - Fitness

Department: Parks, Recreation and Community Services - Recreation - All Centres

Position Type: Up to 6 Casual Positions ( CUPE Local 2011)

Salary: $26.30/hr plus 13% in lieu of benefits

Posted Date: March 2, 2022

Last Modified: March 28, 2022, 3:09 pm

Status: Open Until Filled


All four of Saanich’s recreation facilities (Saanich Commonwealth Place, Gordon Head Recreation Centre, Cedar Hill Recreation Centre and G.R. Pearkes Recreation Centre) are seeking certified Fitness Instructors who will be responsible for providing instruction, leadership and program management for a variety of fitness programs.  This includes preparing assigned programs; instructing assigned classes; evaluating participants; record keeping and public relations. 

Requirements include completion of Grade 10; three months experience in fitness instruction; certification and training in area of instruction, in accordance with Industry Standards; Emergency First-Aid and CPR “C”; and a Satisfactory Police Information Check.

Successful candidates will be required to work varying shifts including evenings, weekends and nights (hours/shifts are subject to change).

Important Information:

The District of Saanich has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy to help keep our employees and community safe. The requirement remains in effect until April 8, 2022 after which, the policy will be suspended. It is important to know that the requirement may be reinstated and unvaccinated employees may not be able to work. In order for the District to respond to any changing vaccination requirements for staff, we request that you verify your COVID-19 vaccination status with us during your first week of employment.


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