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Group Fitness Instructor

VASA Fitness
New Berlin, WI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description


At VASA Fitness, we want to create an uplifting experience for everyone by offering inclusive, accessible, and on-trend fitness. The foundation of our brand is rooted in a culture centered on unity, passion, love, integrity, fun, and trust. Because our culture is alive—embodied by members and team members alike—VASA is a place where lives are changed because of authentic connections made within our supportive community.

We offer a competitive, all-encompassing benefits package which includes healthcare benefits for employees who work 20+ hours per week. All employees receive two complimentary gym memberships—one for themselves and another to give away—plus 401k options.

30+ hours per week employees: Paid Time Off (hourly), Health, Dental, Vision Benefits and Paid Parental Leave (in addition to above)

40 hours per week employees: Flexible Vacation Plan (salary) & Paid Holidays (in addition to above)

Come join VASA Fitness and join a passionate, fun, and united team!


POSITION TITLE: Group Fitness Instructor (GFI)

REPORTS TO: Group Fitness Team Lead



FLSA Status: Hourly

Pay Range is $21.00-$30.00 per hour DOE

GFIs are compensated at the class hourly rate as listed above and paid minimum wage for any preparation time or class time exceeding 60 minutes per class.


To provide an exceptional member experience through fun and happy fitness. Group Fitness Instructors are high energy, knowledgeable champions that motivate and UPLIFT others through movement and community within a group fitness class.


The deliverables for this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Consistently provide an exceptional fitness experience to all Studio members by exemplifying our UPLIFT core values.
  • Ensure Vasa Uplift Member Experience (VUME) is executed in every class
  • Punctual and prepared making sure the room is prepared and members are greeted at the door on time
  • Safely and accurately demonstrates exercises and movements and actively monitors member’s in class performance
  • Execute on post class procedures including cleaning, sanitizing and organizing to provide a safe, clean and bright environment
  • Be approachable, professional and engaging and provides excellent customer service by promptly responding to member needs and concerns
  • Knowledgeable and a clear communicator teaching a safe and effective class that provides options for various fitness levels and abilities
  • Inspiring and energetic by creating community within class that is inclusive, fun and supportive
  • Actively promotes classes to retain and invite new participants


The qualifications for this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • 0-1 Year of experience personal training, small group training and/or group fitness training
  • NCCA-accredited Personal Training or Group Fitness Certification
  • General knowledge and experience with kinesiology, exercise science, physical fitness etc.
  • Current CPR/ AED Certification
  • Must hold current certification for applicable format
  • Specialty Format (Zumba, Les Mills, HIGH Fitness etc)
  • Yoga Certification (200 or 500 Hour RYT)
  • Cycle Certifications (Schwinn, Spinning, Beatboss, AFAA Indoor Cycling)
  • Passionate about fitness, changing lives and helping others reach their goals
  • Energizing & positive attitude
  • Promotes an upbeat, enthusiastic, high-energy environment
  • Experience in leading, communicating, coaching, teaching or performing in front of a group of people
  • Minimum local travel may be required for support, training, or other purposes as needed


  • 1-2 years Personal/Small Group Training or Group Fitness Instruction
  • Experience leading group classes at a specialty studio

This 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.

VASA Fitness is an Equal Opportunity Employer

VASA Fitness


New Berlin, WI
53151 USA


Sports and Recreation

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