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Aquafit Instructor (Fitness Instructor 2)

Surrey, BC
Part Time
13 hours ago

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Employment Status

Union - CUPE Local 402 - Auxiliary


The South Surrey Recreation Services Team is looking for certified Aquafit Instructors that love fitness, motivating people and are committed to providing great customer service to teach a variety of Aquatic Fitness classes at the Grandview Heights Aquatic Centre and South Surrey Indoor Pool locations. This auxiliary position has varying scheduling needs which may include weekends, weekdays, and/or evening shifts. We offer a dynamic work environment and excellent opportunities for growth and development.


    • Plans and instructs a variety of group fitness programs, including Aquafit Mild, Shallow Water Aquafit and Deep Water Aquafit. • Plans and instructs individuals of all levels and abilities. • Ability to motivate and lead large groups - from beginners to long-time fitness enthusiasts. • Knowledge and implementation of industry best practices. • Provides excellent service to our patrons and other team members. • Demonstrates proper form and techniques. • Demonstrates excellent communication skills including the use of clear verbal and non-verbal cues to instruct participants. • Offers adaptations to accommodate all skill levels and abilities. • Ensures instruction spaces are safe, clean and set-up appropriately. • Creates a safe and welcoming environment. • Performs basic cleaning as required. • Performs administrative duties, including but not limited to facility/shift check completion and accident reports.


    • Completed Grade 12, plus formal training and minimum of six (6) months related experience. • Strong and clear communication skills. • A passion for health and wellness. • Talent for building relationships. • Emergency First Aid with CPR-A and AED Certificate (or higher). • Registered with a minimum of at least one of the following, as required:
      • BCRPA Aquafit Module (or equivalent).

All certifications must be uploaded and valid at the time of application.

Other Information

Please see below the expected timeline:

Accepting Applications

November 7 - 18, 2022

Reviewing Applications and Telephone Screens

November 21 - 27, 2022

Demo Dates and Interviews

November 28 - December 9, 2022

References and Police Information Checks

December 12 - 16, 2022

Extending Employment Offers & Training

December 19 -30, 2022

Conditions of Employment

This position requires completion of a Police Information Check and a Vulnerable Sector Check. Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications.

Closing Date

This job will be posted until November 18, 2022.

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