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Personal Trainer  

About the Organization YWCA Minneapolis is a nonprofit organization founded in 1891 as a member of YWCA USA, the oldest and largest multicultural organization in the world.

The mission of YWCA Minneapolis is eliminating racism, empowering women and girls, and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all. Our vision is to be the most trusted and effective change agent in the journey to eliminate racism and sexism in our community.

We are a trusted social justice organization with a 130+ year history of advocacy for women and children. More than 30,000 people in our community are served every year by YWCA Minneapolis, through award-winning programs, classes, and workshops.

YWCA Minneapolis strives every day for:
• Race and gender equity
• Economic independence for women
• Respect for diverse cultures
• Children and youth who thrive
• A community that is vibrant and healthy

Category Health & Wellness  

Do you have a passion for Health and Fitness? Enjoy working with others?

Our personal training program is rapidly growing and we are looking to hire personal trainers to our team! Our ideal candidate is someone that has a dynamic personality with a passion for customer service.

Key Roles:

  • Build and retain a Personal Training client base. 
  • Participate in organizational and departmental activities (such as Small Group Training Classes, Team Training, YWeightloss, and the Women’s Triathlon) to support and build the Personal Training Fitness department business.
  • Provide a high level of personalized attention to clients to attain their overall fitness goals.
  • Complete and maintain accurate and current client information. 
  • Monitor and instruct Personal Training clients during training sessions on the safe and effective usage of Personal Training equipment and other fitness areas of the club.

Hours: Part-Time or Full-Time

Compensation: $20 - 30 / hour

Benefits: All YWCA employees receive:

  • A complimentary membership
  • Staff discounts towards products and services
  • Continuing Education Opportunities
Position Requirements

Personal Training Required:

  • Must have a High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED).
  • Nationally recognized personal trainer certification, NETA, AFFA, ACSM, NASM, ACE, and NSCA, other specialized certifications upon approval.
  • CPR/AED and First Aid certification.
  • Must have excellent communication skills
  • Preferred Bachelor’s degree from a four year college or university in a related field.
  • Ability to work with a variety of cultures, backgrounds and perspectives.
  • Bi-lingual preferred.
Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time  
Number of Openings 1  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Location All Facilities - Downtown/Uptown/Midtown  
EOE Statement YWCA Minneapolis is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  
HoursPerWk None Specified 

This position is currently accepting applications.

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