Fitness Trainer
at Acts Retirement- Life Communities

Date Posted: 5/13/2017

Job Description

Join our team at Acts Retirement-Life Communities! 

Acts has been setting the standard for excellence in senior retirement living since 1972, with a vision founded in faith and guided by a commitment to integrity and loving kindness. The philosophy of Acts, which guides our relationship with our employees, is based upon confidence in and respect for the dignity and individuality of each employee. 

If you’d like to contribute to our vision, we’d like to speak with you! 

Acts is currently seeking qualified candidates for our Fitness Trainer. In this role, you will motivate and encourage participants to reach their full potential. The position helps to coordinate all events of the fitness program including initiating and implementing programming, setting customer service standards, managing (continuous quality improvement) CQI program guidelines, working with the residents, non-residents and staff, maintaining a group fitness program across the continuum.

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in physical education, exercise science or health or related human services field
  • Five years’ relevant work experience in a senior living community working as a personal and/or group fitness trainer
  • Current certificate in senior fitness training, from certifying organizations ACE, ACSM and AEA. CPR and AED certification along with the ability to get a Lifeguard and Pool Operator certification if needed
  • Ability to fitness train groups and individuals
  • Ability to safely and accurately prescribe exercise for seniors
  • If no certification, be enrolled by the sixth month of employment and completed within one year after (18 months).

At Acts, you can build a challenging and rewarding career with competitive benefits, and a full range of opportunities for professional growth.

Apply today!

Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Snapshot

About Us

Reaching Out ~ Touching Lives ~ Living the Vision

For over 40 years, ACTS Retirement-Life Communities has met the needs of senior adults living in our communities with quality care and service. Today, our vision has continued to grow wherein today there are nearly 9,000 residents and 6,000 employees in 23 ACTS communities. We are convinced that the secret to ACTS' success has been our employees and the ability we all have had to work as a team to provide quality and caring resident service. As we continue to grow, we’re looking for compassionate talent to live our Vision by joining our team.

Today, ACTS Retirement-Life Communities®, Inc. is the largest not-for-profit builder, owner and manager of continuing care retirement communities in the United States. Our vision for ACTS Retirement-Life Communities is to have The ACTS Culture of Loving-Kindness be the basic fiber of our daily practice to meet the needs of those we serve.

"ACTS is a true and loving family.  I feel the love everyday from residents and staff."

"I love working in a Christian atmosphere.  We work as a team to give our residents the best if service and to carry out the culture of loving-kindness.  I go home everyday fulfilled in knowing that I have done something helpful for a resident."

"My service award gift is very nice and I feel appreciated for my thirty-five years of service when I wear it"

"They say your home is where your heart is.  My heart is with ACTS.  I couldn't find a better place to work"

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