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Personal Trainer

  • Category: Calgary & Area
  • Location: Calgary Jewish Community Center
  • Posted: May 24, 2019
  • Application deadline: Open until a suitable candidate is found.


Personal Trainer – Fitness Professional

The Calgary JCC is seeking a highly motivated, organized and creative individual able to work as part of a dynamic team of personal trainers to deliver the highest quality personal training to both members and non-members of the JCC.

The Calgary Jewish Community Center is a multifaceted organization that serves a variety of clients from youth to elderly and from beginners to elite athletes as well as sports teams. We require a fitness professional that can work with the different spectrum of clients looking for personal training as well as working as part of team responsible for maintaining the integrity of the fitness facility.
Specifically, the successful candidate will have the ability to work as a lead or second trainer in our clinical group exercise classes. These include our Active Living program for people with chronic conditions and our specialized Parkinson’s class. They will also be able to take on a variety of personal training clients and teach high intensity group classes. There will be opportunities depending on the season for training different sport teams.

The ideal candidate will have the following attributes:
• Ability to adapt to different clientele and different types of training/classes.
• Have a flexible schedule allowing for hours that may include early mornings, evenings and weekends.
• Strong leadership, effective communication, innovative thinker and motivation skills.
• Minimum completion of a University degree or diploma in Kinesiology, Exercise Science, Physical Education or related field.
• Currently hold one of the following Certifications: AFLCA Certified Fitness Trainer, CSEP Certified Personal Trainer, CSEP Certified Exercise Physiologist, or approved equivalent.
• Asset certifications include: NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, TRX, Kettlebell, yoga, etc
• Valid Standard First Aid Certification and CPR Level C

The Calgary JCC serves as the Jewish ‘living room’ of the Community, while offering social, educational, recreational and cultural programming to individuals and families of all ages, stages and backgrounds. Please note it is not a requirement to be Jewish to work at the Calgary JCC.

To apply

Please submit your cover letter and résumé, in confidence, to Scott Russell, Health and Wellness Programs Manager, Calgary JCC at