Trainer and Instructor Job Opportunities: Chicago

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This page offers you the latest updates on job postings for fitness instructors, personal trainers, yoga teachers, studio managers as well as open studio space available for rent in Chicago. If you’re a gym owner looking to hire instructors, staff or rent out your space, fill out this simple form.

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Teacher, trainer and instructor job postings

SPROING – Instructor

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Inspiring, motivational, experienced group fitness instructors wanted to teach the hottest, most exciting new small-group high intensity interval training classes at SPROING Fitness in Lincoln Park.

Need to be high energy, fit, fun and able to command a class and teach HIIT training in a group format. To learn more and join the Sproing revolution, email Paul Toback at [email protected].

 

CrossTown Fitness – Personal trainer

instructor job openingsJob description: Join Chicago’s top HIIT studio as a Personal Trainer. We are looking for quality personal trainers with 2+ years of experience. You will have the opportunity to use your knowledge and expertise to craft personalized programs for your one-on-one clients and build your personal training business with CTF. Click here to apply or learn more.

 

 

 

 

Requirements:

  • 2 years as a personal trainer
  • Maintain a nationally accredited personal training certification
  • Must have a drive for building your client base
  • Team player
  • An interest in growing your skills and knowledge
  • Must be willing to participate in gym events, trainings, meetings, etc
  • Must live in Chicago proper
  • Must be okay with background check

 

Orange Shoe Personal Training – personal trainer & small group instructor

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As a full time team member training at an Orange Shoe Personal Fitness with locations in Lakeview, Mag Mile, Andersonville and in homes, you will receive paid time off, work/life balance, opportunity to grow your compensation at your own pace, continuing education and health and dental options. Plus, you will be a part of a growing organization that is impacting lives in and out of the gym. We’ve been in Chicago for over eight years and focus on community involvement and high employee and client retention. Interested candidates can send their resumes directly to [email protected]

 

Full-Time Compensation: $38,000 – $55,000 + Benefits & PTO

Part-Time Compensation: $22/session hour

Requirements:

  • A “life-learner” mentality where you always want to learn something new (doesn’t have to be fitness-related)
  • An enjoyment for teaching people
  • Ability to positively influence another person’s behavior
  • Be willing to check narcissism at the door (nobody wants to see how big your biceps are!)
  • Training experience is a plus but not require

 

CrossTown Fitness – Group class instructors

instructor job openingsJob description: Join Chicago’s top HIIT studio as a Group Trainer. We are looking for quality personal trainers with 3+ years of Group Fitness Experience to lead our group training classes. You will have the opportunity to use your knowledge and expertise to craft your own workout for groups of 15-32 clients. Classes are a 50-minute workout incorporating strength and conditioning exercises to challenge clients differently every day! Our trainers design each class to include interval cardiovascular routines, mobility and strength training. Click here to apply or learn more.

 

 

Requirements: 

  • You must be a nationally accredited certified personal trainer
  • You must be a nationally accredited certified group instructor
  • You must be creative in your own training style while bringing a lot of energy
  • You must be willing to participate in gym events, trainings, meetings, etc…
  • You must be able to lead large groups, while watching form and technique for all clients in a class
  • Must live in Chicago proper
  • Must be ok with background check

 

Hardpressed Conditioning – Instructor

instructor job postingsTeach fitness classes for company built on fitness innovation (off-hours so you can keep your real job/attend class). Develop your sales skills, establish relationships with successful clientele and get discounts on fitness services!

Hardpressed Fitness and Strength Training was established in 2011 with a mission to teach the world how hard, simple, and effective real strength training is. We provide an inviting and safe environment, one-on-one coaching, and all the necessary equipment. In 2015 we opened Hardpressed Conditioning with the same ideal, just for cardio classes.

We are looking for part-time fitness instructor to teach classes and engage with our customers. Classes are 30 minutes in length. Compensation is $20/class plus $2.50 for every person over 6. Maximum class size is 12. Email [email protected] to learn more and apply.

 

 

Management and staff

CrossTown Fitness – Studio managers

instructor job openingsJob description: Interested in working for a successful group fitness and personal training gym in the city? Have a genuine interest and passion for fitness and sales? CrossTown Fitness is looking to hire a Part Time Manager with a background in Personal Training. Click here to apply or learn more.

 

 

 

 

Requirements:

  • Excellent phone and e-mail communication
  • Self-motivated attitude
  • Enjoy meeting new people
  • Hardworking and loyal
  • 2+ years Sales or Fitness experience required

Hardpressed – Fitness Customer Service Representative

instructor job postingsHardpressed Fitness and Strength Training was established in 2011 with a mission to teach the world how hard, simple, and effective real strength training is. We provide an inviting and safe environment, one-on-one coaching, and all the necessary equipment. In 2015 we opened Hardpressed Conditioning with the same ideal, just for cardio classes.

We are looking for part-time customer service representatives to engage with customers, help with scheduling, answer emails and phone calls, and assist in customer account management. Pay is $13.55/hour.

Requirements

You must be able to interact with our team and relate to our diverse group of clients. Having people skills is critical as you will be the first-person people see when they arrive and the last when they leave. Applicants must possess as part of their personality:

  • Outgoing, friendly, curious, enthusiastic, and emotionally intelligent
  • Fitness must play a big role in your life already
  • Ability to think on your feet in a fast paced environment

Preferred Skills/Prior Job Experience:

  • Basic Microsoft Office
  • Familiarity with Mindbody Sofrware a plus
  • Prior retail or sales experience

Email [email protected] to inquire about shift availability.

 

Studio rental opportunities

Runner’s High

instructor job postingsJeff Levy, owner of Runner’s High Studio, is interested in renting his studio space to trainers who want to host their own classes. The studio is 700 sqare feet. The space has women’s and men’s bathrooms with three showers a piece and 52 lockers. Currently in the space, there are kettle bells, body weight bands, yoga blocks, yoga mats, TRX bands, dumbbells from three pounds to 35 pounds. It is set up with a Sonos system and lighting that is completely configurable to any color. The room can be heated to 88 degrees and also has its own air conditioning unit. To inquire about rates and timing, contact [email protected].