Personal Trainer(s) - Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre Inc
Post date: Nov. 24, 2015
Application Deadline: Dec. 4, 2015
Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre is not only a world-class sport and recreation venue that proudly hosted the international community for the Pan Am and Parapan Am Games. The facility is also an amazing place to join hundreds of professionals who look to develop their career in an exciting and rewarding environment.
A legacy of the 2015 Toronto Pan Am and Parapan Am Games, Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre (TPASC) is operated by a new corporation co-owned by the City of Toronto and the University of Toronto. The world-class facility is the largest sport new-build for the Games and the largest infrastructure investment in Canadian amateur sport history. Pre and post Games, TPASC delivers extensive programming that serves recreational and community groups, high performance athletes, as well as fitness centre clientele. The 312,000 square-foot TPASC includes two internationally sanctioned 10-lane 50-metre pools, a world-class dive pool and dry-land dive training facilities, a four-court gymnasium, an indoor running track, conditioning rooms, a high performance testing centre, studio spaces, and a state-of-the-art fitness centre for members. The Canadian Sport Institute Ontario (CSIO), located at TPASC, provides world-leading sport science and sport performance services. TPASC opened to community users, University of Toronto faculty, staff and students, City of Toronto program users and high performance in September 2014. For more information visit www.tpasc.ca
TPASC is currently seeking Part-Time Personal Trainers to join our team! The key accountabilities of the role include, but are not limited to: providing one-on-one specialized training in the form of personal training; planning and delivering small group programs; delivering sport-specific training; providing program coverage as required in all areas of individual conditioning; assisting in all health and fitness program areas to ensure all members experience outstanding customer service; and meeting personal training revenue goals.
The successful candidate(s) will possess the following qualifications:
Previous experience in developing individual fitness programs and coaching individuals to achieve results;
Small group training experience;
Certified Personal Trainer by a recognized organization (e.g. CPTN, CSEP, ATC, Canfit-Pro, ASCM, CSCS)
Certified Fitness Consultant (CFC) preferred;
Current Standard First Aid/CPR required;
Previous sales experience;
Well-developed interpersonal and relationship-building skills;
The ability to communicate well with members, staff and volunteers;
Must be able to encourage and motivate members;
Excellent written and oral communication skills; experience and sensitivity in dealing with members of different cultural backgrounds;
Capable of working a flexible schedule including days, evenings and weekends as required;
Diploma in Health Education or equivalent is considered an asset; and
Group fitness instruction is considered an asset.
Three professional references will be required and a Vulnerable Persons police records check will be required for the successful candidate(s).
Hours of work: hours will vary depending on scheduling requirements; the successful candidate(s) may be required to work shifts during the week and on the weekend.
Hourly wage: based on experience and qualifications.
Reports to: Fitness Centre Supervisor
HOW TO APPLY
Please submit your cover letter and resume to the attention of Jessica Au Yeung, Fitness Centre Supervisor by December 4, 2015.
Jessica Au Yeung
Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre
875 Morningside Avenue
Toronto ON M1C 0C7
TPASC is committed to creating an accessible organization and facility by removing barriers for individuals with disabilities. If you have any accessibility requirements or questions, whether as an employment candidate, volunteer, user of the facility or business partner, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.