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Head Coach Group Fitness

Company: UFC GYM Greenpoint & Cobble Hill
Location: New York
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionWe are excited to offer the Head Coach position at UFC FIT to the right candidate. We are looking for someone who can lead by example and represent excellence in our studio(s). The Head Coach is responsible for enhancing the overall member experience with a focus on growth and member retention. The Head Coach is the leader of all Fitness Coaches at their location and collaborates closely with the General Manager to achieve monthly, quarterly, and annual goals.

A Head Coach must be outgoing, personable, approachable, and the "go-to" person in the studio. High energy with a passion for fitness and helping people are critical for a Head Coach.

The added duties and responsibilities of the Head Fitness Coach are: ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Must run a minimum of ten classes each week during prime time.
  • Assist in the creation and/or managing the Coaches training schedule.
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining a cohesive team approach to ensure Coaching staff is maintaining our high standard of coaching excellence.
  • Create a supportive environment that focuses on the continual development of entire Coaching staff.
  • Checking equipment weekly and providing routine maintenance to any equipment necessary.
  • Working with GM and Sales team to increase member base and improve member retention.Build and Develop of Team of Group Fit Instructors
    • Hold quarterly talent searches for new Coaches.
    • Responsible for training all new Coaches by following the UFC FIT training program format
    • Recruit, hire, develop and manage high quality Coaches
    • Conduct Coaches meetings monthly at minimum.
    • Communicate with instructors, either one-on-one or by group to ensure alignment with company and/or studio initiatives.
    • Monitor and observe other Coaches classes to maintain consistency within UFC FIT Branded Classes and to provide Coaches feedback so they can continue to develop their skill
    • Work with General Manager on necessary Coach discipline and recommend termination as needed.Improving Member Experience
      • Successfully plan and roll-out company approved events.
      • Address and resolve member concerns within 24-48 hours. Partner with club General Manager, as needed.
      • Support Coaches by Co-Coaching and leading by example
      • Solicit class evaluations from members and provide coaching feedback to instructors.
      • Create, promote, and staff group fitness special events.
      • Build long term member participation and retention.
      • Attend conference calls, meetings, continuing education classes and conferences, as required.
      • Maintain clean, neat, and safe studios and ensure group exercise equipment are well-maintained. Communicate any group fitness equipment needs to General Manager.

        Required Qualifications Knowledge, skills & abilities:
        • Must have 3+ years Coaching group workouts in boutique setting wearing a microphone
        • Boxing/Kickboxing/Martial Arts fitness experience is recommended, but not required
        • Able to lead and communicate performance expectations and provide feedback to staff
        • Able to resolve member problems and concerns effectively and professionally
        • Able to work professionally, collaboratively, and cross-functionally
        • Extremely personable with an emphasis on customer service
        • Comfortable doing video demonstrations and interviews for social mediaMinimum certifications/educational level:
          • Must hold and maintain a personal training or group exercise certification. Preferred certifications: ACE, NSCA, AFAA, NASM
          • Additional training in specialty formats may be required
          • Must hold and maintain CPR and AED certification
          • High School Diploma or GED Compensation
            • Competitive that is above Industry Standard
            • Complimentary membership for immediate familyThis position description intends to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. It is not intended to include all duties and responsibilities. The order in which duties and responsibilities are listed is not significant This franchise is independently owned and operated by a franchisee. Your application will go directly to the franchisee, and all hiring decisions will be made by the management of this franchisee. All inquiries about employment at this franchisee should be made directly to the franchise location, and not to UFC Gym.

Keywords: UFC GYM Greenpoint & Cobble Hill, New York , Head Coach Group Fitness, Education / Teaching , New York, New York

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