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News: Senior Exercise Instructor Wanted

Date Published Author
4/16/2021 12:00:00 AM  Jeanne Scigliano 

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:  Certified Senior Exercise Instructor
Classification:  Contractual
Requirements: Age 21 or over preferred; First Aid and CPR preferred or willingness to acquire; ability to provide the Town of Beekman with a Certificate of Insurance naming the Town of Beekman as additionally insured; knowledge of Senior physical abilities;  weekly availability for class; ability to memorize names; warmth and friendliness to create a welcoming atmosphere for all participants; diplomacy in customer service, and conflict resolution skills; references; willingness to track attendance.

Description of Duties/Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Will attain/maintain active Senior Exercise, First Aid and CPR certifications
  • Design and deliver exercise program for interested Seniors
  • Learn the first and last names of all participants
  • Track attendance and refer non-registered individuals to the Rec Office to sign up
  • Build relationships with the participants to know the interests and abilities of each, and be able to create opportunities to engage their skills and interests
  • Make referrals as needed or seek assistance for Seniors from a variety of outside agencies
  • Facilitate the development of relationships between Seniors
  • Create a friendly, welcoming atmosphere
  • Be a positive representative of Beekman Recreation both within the program and the community
  • Complete other related work as required

To Apply Complete the Application found here: Contractor Application