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Pool- 2017/2018 Group Exercise/Strength Training

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by September, 15, 2017. Applications will continue to be accepted after the full consideration date, until a sufficient applicant pool has been achieved or the position is filled. The closing date is subject to change without notice to applicants.

When applying you will be required to attach the following electronic documents:

  1. A resume/CV; and
  2. A cover letter indicating how your qualifications and experience have prepared you for this position.

You will also be required to submit the names of at least three professional references, their e-mail addresses and telephone numbers as part of the application process.

For additional information please contact: *Dee Gillen, FSF Program Coordinator* 123B Langton Hall Corvallis, OR 97331 Email: dee.gillen@oregonstate.edu Phone: 541-737-6786

OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.

Position Details

Position Information

Department Faculty/Staff Fitness (HHS)
Position Title Fitness Instructor
Job Title Pool- 2017/2018 Group Exercise/Strength Training
Appointment Type Administrative/Professional Faculty
Job Location Corvallis
Position Appointment Percent varies
Appointment Basis 12
Faculty Status Regular
Tenure Status Fixed-Term
Pay Method Hourly
Recommended Full-Time Salary Range Salary is commensurate with education and experience.
Position Summary

The Faculty Staff Fitness program in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences is seeking one or more Faculty Staff Fitness Instructors to teach Group Exercise/Strength Training courses. These are part-time (variable FTE), 12-month, fixed-term professional faculty positions. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director and Program Coordinator.

The Faculty Staff Fitness (FSF) program is offered through the College of Public Health & Human Sciences at Oregon State University. The purpose of the program is to enhance the individual health, fitness, and well-being of OSU employees. The FSF program scheduled its first series of activity classes in the spring of 1984, initially offering 10 classes and enrolling 100 participants.

The FSF program currently offers 30-40 classes and serves over 800 faculty, staff, graduate assistants, spouses/partners, and retirees of the university each term. Core activities include courses in aerobics, aqua fitness, conditioning, mind/body, and weight training.

This is a hourly position. Classes are offered 2 to 3 days a week.

Please visit the Faculty Staff Fitness website (http://health.oregonstate.edu/faculty-staff-fitness) for additional information about the program.

Position Duties

100% Instruction:

  • Teach Group Exercise/Strength Training courses in the OSU Faculty Staff Fitness program.
  • Instruction includes design, delivery, and assessing individual participants’ ability to perform movement correctly.
Minimum/Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree and one (1) year of teaching experience in field of Group Exercise or Strength Training Instruction; OR
  • Associate’s degree in Exercise Sports Science or relevant discipline and three (3) years teaching experience in field of Group Exercise or Strength Training; OR
  • High School Diploma or equivalent and five (5) years teaching experience AND Certification in field of Group Exercise or Strength Training, or Personal Training.

CPR/AED and First Aid certifications by the start of classes.

A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.

Preferred (Special) Qualifications
  • Masters in Kinesiology or relevant discipline.
  • Professional certification in field of Group Exercise, Strength Training, or Personal Training. Preferred certifying organizations: ACSM, NASM, NSCA, ACE, AFAA.
  • Enrolled in/completed Kinesiology/Public Health program and completed a practicum/internship within the Faculty Staff Fitness organization in field applicable to position.
  • 5+ years teaching experience.
Working Conditions / Work Schedule
  • Position is hourly.
  • Ability to demonstrate the physical fitness activity to participants for the duration of the class.
  • Classes are offered in short blocks of time throughout the day and week, including early mornings, lunch times, and evenings. For example an Instructor may teach the same class for one hour on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
This position requires a clear and unambiguous commitment to compliance of all National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) regulations for Division I (FBS) universities. No

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number P01354UF
Number of Vacancies vary
Anticipated Appointment Begin Date 09/16/2017
Anticipated Appointment End Date
Posting Date 07/01/2017
Full Consideration Date 09/15/2017
Closing Date 06/30/2018
Indicate how you intend to recruit for this search Competitive / External - open to ALL qualified applicants
Special Instructions to Applicants

To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by September, 15,
2017
. Applications will continue to be accepted after the full consideration date, until a sufficient applicant pool has been achieved or the position is filled. The closing date is subject to change without notice to applicants.

When applying you will be required to attach the following electronic documents:

  1. A resume/CV; and
  2. A cover letter indicating how your qualifications and experience have prepared you for this position.

You will also be required to submit the names of at least three professional references, their e-mail addresses and telephone numbers as part of the application process.

For additional information please contact:

Dee Gillen, FSF Program Coordinator
123B Langton Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331

Email: dee.gillen@oregonstate.edu
Phone: 541-737-6786

OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents