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Group Fitness Instructor - City of Kirkland ( Job # 18-0003)

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Minimum Salary: $23.15 per hour
Maximum Salary: $28.00 per hour
Employment Type: Seasonal
Department: Parks & Community Services
Open until filled.
(Open to current employees and the general public.)


If you love fitness, love working out, love helping people - this might be the perfect job for you.

The City's Move It! Fitness Program has openings on weekday mornings after 9am and around lunchtime.  Classes take place at the North Kirkland Community Center.  Positions are available for applicants 18 years of age and older with prior experience teaching in a group fitness setting.  All class formats desired, including Barre, Bootcamp, Cardio, Dance, HIIT, Pilates, PiYo Strength Conditioning, Tabata, Zumba, etc.

This position plans and teaches aerobic classes including warm-up, conditioning, cool-down, and flexibility/strengthening exercises. Also demonstrates routines and assists participants. Maintains a safe environment and ensures that participants follow safe exercise procedures. 

About the classes

Fitness classes are currently offered between 8am and 10am and also in the evenings from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm, Monday through Friday. We also offer Saturday morning fitness classes from 8:30 am to 11am.

Candidates are encouraged to apply ASAP, position open until filled.

Hours of Work

Work schedule to be determined with hiring manager based on program needs.

Minimum Qualifications
  1.  Instructor Certification required-Preferably: ACM, NSCA, ACE, NASM.
  2.  Must have or be able to obtain First Aid/CPR certification by start date.
  3.  Must successfully complete a thorough background check as required by the Child/Adult Abuse Information Act.
  4.  Must be age 18 or older
Working Conditions & Physical Activities

Work is performed in a community center setting, with high levels of noise and seasonal temperature extremes. Must have ability to lift and carry 50 lbs. Must be able to walk, climb, bend, and stoop to complete tasks.

Selection Process

Applicants who are invited to participate in the interview process will be notified by phone or email.

Candidates who are selected to interview will be required to complete a Criminal History Release Form and a RCW Supplemental Questionnaire.


North Kirkland Community Center
12421 103rd Ave NE
Kirkland, WA 98033