Group Exercise Instructor

The YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee is currently hiring for certified group exercise instructors.  
Job Description

The YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee is seeking energetic individuals to lead fun, dynamic, and effective group exercise classes including, but not limited to:

  • Barre
  • Dance Based Fitness, including Zumba
  • Hi-Low Aerobics
  • Muscle Conditioning
  • Pilates
  • SilverSneakers Classic
  • SilverSneakers Yoga
  • SilverSneakers Circuit
  • Yoga

• High School Diploma or equivalent, and at least 18 years old

• Must be current on the following certifications:

o A National Group Exercise certification 

o CPR and First Aid (within 30 days of hire)

• Attain the “YMCA Principles of Health & Fitness”, within the first 3 months of employment 

• Must exhibit the core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility in all aspects of work with the YMCA

Essential Functions

• Provide a high caliber member service through building a strong rapport with class participants -supporting and encouraging them in regards to their needs, concerns, and questions

• Modify classes and routines according to fitness levels in the class

• Responsible for participant safety – inspect area and all equipment and supplies

• Ability to relate and motivate a diverse membership base

• Develop and learn class routines and come to class prepared to begin and end classes on time

Required Certifications

National Group Exercise certification