Kids Martial Arts Instructor

Life Time Fitness
Oct 03, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Do you enjoy inspiring others to promote a healthy way of life? We are looking for an enthusiastic Martial Arts Instructor who is passionate about changing lives and is seeking a career in the fast-paced fitness industry. Utilize your excellent customer service skills and passion for martial arts in this exciting position! A typical day for a Life Time Training Martial Arts Instructor could include:

* Instructing private and specialized Martial Arts classes

* Teaching progressive Traditional Martial Arts classes

* Attending club meetings

Our team of instructors works to provide entertaining and educational Martial Arts programs for our members. As the Martial Arts Instructor, you will teach new skills to members to help them develop martial arts techniques while focusing on life skills such as respect, confidence, and discipline. By instructing safe, exciting and comprehensive Martial Arts training programs, you will help members develop, maintain, and exceed their personal health and fitness goals. Your mixed martial arts expertise and strong teaching skills will enable you to instruct an exciting program that can't be beat!

Duties & Responsibilities:

Member Experience

* Develops comprehensive Martial Arts training programs to ensure clients

are satisfied with their workout program and remain motivated to attain

their personal fitness goals

* Monitors and instructs clients during Martial Arts training sessions on the

safe and effective use the equipment

* Conducts fitness consultations for new clients including pre-participation

screening and goal setting to assess and recommend Martial Arts training


* Instructs both private and group Martial Arts classes

* Educates members on current health and fitness issues and trends

Sales & Promotion

* Develops and maintains a Martial Arts client base

* Promotes and sells Martial Arts training programs and classes to members

* Promotes all forms of Group Fitness classes and Personal Training

* Promotes all Life Time Fitness programs, services and products

Financial & Budgetary

* Responsible for achieving or exceeding monthly revenue and session


Managerial & Supervisory

* Completes all administrative requirements associated with each student's

training plan

* Maintains the cleanliness of the Martial Arts studio

* Completes assigned Life Time Fitness University courses

* Remains current on certifications and new trends in the industry


* Complies with all company safety rules

* Uses all required safety devices and personal protection equipment

* Reports accidents and injuries to supervisor as soon as possible

* Participates in safety training and safety inspections

* Suggests methods of preventing hazards to safety committee

* Immediately report suspicious or inappropriate behaviors or abuse relating

to youth


* High School diploma or GED preferred


* 2 years teaching Martial Arts to ages 3

* Black Belt in a traditional Martial Art

* Experience running Martial Arts events (Ex. Belt testing, Seminars,


* 1 year of experience recruiting students

Licenses / Certifications/ Registrations:

* Certifications/ Rank in the above mentioned arts preferred

* CPR/AED certification required within the first 3 months of hire

Other Requirements

* Excellent customer service and promotional skills, energetic, enthusiastic

and motivational

* Ability to resolve conflicts in a professional, tactful manner

* Extensive knowledge of fitness, nutrition and Martial Arts program design

* Extensive knowledge of safe exercise techniques

* Awareness of potential injuries and ability to handle emergencies

* Ability to multi-task and learn quickly

* Excellent time management and organizational skills

* Excellent physical fitness

* Tournament judging and competition experience

* Knowledge of enrolling students

* School/Dojo management experience


All Life Time team members receive:

* Complimentary club membership

* Team member discounts for Life Time products & services

* Opportunities for increased shift flexibility based on performance

[ Join the Life Time Training Team > ]