Community Services - Fitness: Group Fitness Yoga Instructor Job Opening

Community Services - Fitness: Group Fitness Yoga Instructor

New Prague Area Schools

New Prague, Minnesota
— Part-time
Category: Yoga Instructor


  • Prepare and teaches physiologically sound and safe classes, beginning and ending on time; while motivating participants and being creative.
  • Instructs patrons on effective workout methods; explains proper techniques.
  • Assists patrons, answers questions, and maintains a positive exercise experience for participants.
  • Keeps management informed of customer and facility needs.
  • Ensures that safety standards are met and that department and facility policies are adhered to.
  • Performs related duties as required.
  • Comply with watching all educational videos as assigned.
  • Attend group exercise meetings and training sessions.
  • Participates in community events.
  • Follows all of the ISD 721 policies and procedures.


Education and Experience:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Required: Certification in 200 RYT or equivalent.
  • Experience instructing gentle yoga or vinyasa style yoga.

Necessary Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of group fitness teaching strategies and the incorporation of music, tempo, cueing, technique, and rhythm.
  • Choreography and music skills.
  • Ability to be professional and motivate class participants.
  • Ability to cooperate and work well with other staff members.


  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk, stand, sit and talk. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally must aide or assist participants.
  • The employee must have a high degree of energy, be physically fit, and have the endurance to complete the workout.


  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works with various types of fitness equipment.