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AdventHealth Fitness Specialist PRN in Shawnee, Kansas


Fitness Specialist AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019

  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962

  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite childcare center and fitness facility

  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift:

Days PRN

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Demonstrates excellent customer service skills, including greeting clients and contributing to an inclusive, welcoming, and safe Fitness Center. Utilizes ACT during all service recovery interactions (Acknowledge, Correct, and Thank).

  • Possesses excellent interpersonal skills as demonstrated by the ability to interface positively with all customers and employees, fostering high quality service.

  • Demonstrates excellent verbal communication skills.

  • Promotes AH fitness programs to the community.

  • Demonstrates initiative and flexibility in adapting to changing situations and demonstrates ability to think quickly when responding to emergency situations.

  • Honor client dignity, privacy, confidentiality, and respect for human diversity.

  • Maintains confidentiality during all interpersonal interactions (including phone interactions and hallway interactions).

  • Demonstrates professional demeanor and appearance in accordance with AH dress code policy.

  • Able to work with frequent interruptions and minimal supervision.

  • Collaborates with clients to achieve health goals.

  • Ensures client safety. Demonstrates and instructs in the safe and correct use of exercise equipment.

  • Demonstrates proper body mechanics and alignment in stretching, use of weights, and all fitness instruction.

  • Identifies educational needs and provides instruction necessary for each client.

  • Able to teach a variety of exercises.

  • Maintains and keeps current BLS for Healthcare providers and flu vaccinations per AH policies.

  • Follows all department and AH procedures to ensure excellent care is consistently provided.

  • Willingness to identify problems, report concerns to program supervisor, and participate in problem solving process.

  • Follow AH attendance and on-time policy. Be set-up and ready to go before program begins, classes/sessions start and clean-up/assure all equipment used for program is put away at the end of each program, session, or class.

  • Participates in Performance Improvement (PI) process.


What will you need?

  • High School education required

  • 2+ years of exercise related experience required

  • BLS through American Heart Association required

  • Bachelors in fitness related field preferred

  • 1+ year of clinical work experience preferred

  • 1+ year of physical therapy and/or outpatient rehabilitation work experience preferred

  • Fitness certification through ACSM, NASM, ACE, or AFPA preferred

  • Nutrition, health coaching, specialized chronic disease and/or age-related exercise certifications preferred

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Fitness Center

Organization: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Schedule: Per Diem

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: Fitness

Req ID: 21035048

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.