The Salvation Army Kroc Center is a great place to work! Check out our open positions below:


Group Fitness Instructor (part-time)

POSITION SUMMARY:  

Under the direction of the Fitness Manager, Group Fitness Instructors will provide state-of-the-art group exercise instruction that contributes to each member health and fitness goals. To develop and instruct fun, energetic and highly motivational exercise classes for all fitness and skill levels.

We are currently looking for qualified Instructors to teach the following classes:

  • Cardio Circuit
  • Total Body Fitness
  • Boxing
  • Boot Camp
  • Hour of Power
  • Cardio Combat
  • Ab Attack
  • Senior Fitness

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • To provide state of the art group exercise instruction that contributes to each member health and fitness goals.
  • To develop and instruct fun, energetic and highly motivational exercise classes for all fitness and skill levels.
  • Implement safety measure for group exercise classes to insure the health and safety of group exercise participants.
  • Ensure that the ultimate goal of spiritual, emotional and physical regeneration of all people in represented and infused in all programs, trainings, customer relations, and levels of operation.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • High school diploma or GED equivalency.
  • Current certifications through ACE, ACSM, AFAA or NSCA or any unique certifications pertaining to a specialized group exercise class and/or format.
  • A minimum of one (1) year experience teaching various or specific group exercise programs.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills.
  • Must be able to read, write and communicate in English. The ability to speak Spanish desired.
  • Must have physical ability to instruct appropriate classes; for specific class requirements as outlined by industry standards of certifications and or training.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:

Please email a resumé and cover letter to Tony Deakin, Fitness Manager, at grkrochr@usc.salvationarmy.org (please include “Fitness Instructor” in the subject line of the email).


Fitness Attendant (part-time)

POSITION SUMMARY:  

Fitness Attendants will supervise participants and programs in the fitness center which includes the cardiovascular, weight machine, free weight, track, personal training and fitness desk area.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • Provide general supervision of the fitness center
  • Provide information and answer questions about available drop-in classes, programs, events and equipment.
  • Provide fitness floor orientations by request and tours to prospective new members.
  • Check in 12-15 year old patrons who have passed the Teen Fit Permit class.
  • Perform class and program check-in procedures.
  • Maintain accurate equipment check in and out procedures.
  • Complete hourly headcounts and shift checklists as assigned.
  • Enforce all safety guidelines that pertain to the fitness center.
  • Maintain the cleanliness and operation of the fitness equipment
  • Clean and inspect all fitness equipment as specified.
  • Report all equipment breakdowns according to stated procedure.
  • Repair equipment as instructed and trained.
  • Return all equipment to their proper location

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalency.
  • Pursuing or having a bachelor’s degree in exercise science, kinesiology, physical education or related field preferred.
  • Be able to read, write and communicate in English with the preferred ability to also communicate in Spanish.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:

Please email a resumé and cover letter to Tony Deakin, Fitness Manager, at grkrochr@usc.salvationarmy.org (please include “Fitness Attendant”  in the subject line of the email).


Personal Trainer (part-time)

POSITION SUMMARY:  

Under the direction of the Health and Wellness Manager, a Personal Trainer is responsible for providing orientation to new members, assisting members with their workouts and providing personal training services.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • Provide personal training to those members who purchase additional services.
  • Implement safety measures for personal training service to insure the health and safety for cliental.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalency, A degree in fitness, exercise science, athletic training, physical therapy, exercise physiology or other related areas is preferred.
  • Must have a personal training certification by a national accredited organization (ACSM, NSCA, NASM, ACE or AFAA).
  • Must be able to design high-quality, up-to-date, scientifically sound, safe and effective fitness programs for a variety of client goals and needs.
  • All personal trainers are required to work a minimum of two attendant shifts a week.
  • Prior personal training experience is preferred.
  • Be able to read, write and communicate in English with the preferred ability to also communicate in Spanish.
  • Be able to lift and carry 40lbs

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:

Please email a resumé and cover letter to Tony Deakin, Fitness Manager, at grkrochr@usc.salvationarmy.org (please include “Personal Trainer”  in the subject line of the email).


 Event Host (part-time)

POSITION SUMMARY:  

The Event Host is responsible for all aspects of an assigned event from set up, to greeting the guests, coordinating the food service, managing the itinerary, and making sure all areas are closed and secure after the event.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • Room Preparation
  • Guest Relations
  • Itinerary Management
  • Assisting the Event Sales Manager

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Certified in CPR, First Aid and AED Use.
  • Be able to read, write and communicate in English. Fluency in Spanish is a plus.
  • Be able to lift and carry 40 lbs.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:

Please email a resumé and cover letter to Kathleen Belden, Events Manager, at grkrochr@usc.salvationarmy.org (please include “Event Host”  in the subject line of the email).


 

Art Instructor (part-time)

POSITION SUMMARY:  

Art Instructors will give instruction to students of all ages and ability levels in subject areas related to Fine Arts. Design instructional programs, prepare lesson plans and instructional materials, present subject matter demonstrating proper techniques, and perform classroom management tasks.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • To provide state of the art and relevant instruction that contributes to each member class/program goals.
  • To develop and instruct fun, energetic and highly motivational classes for all ages and skill levels.
  • Implement safety measure for classes to insure the health and safety of class participants.
  • Insure that the ultimate goal of spiritual, emotional and physical regeneration of all people in represented and infused in all programs, trainings, customer relations, and levels of operation.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Appropriate prior experience teaching or working in the area of art instruction required.
  • Certification or a degree in related field or level of expertise preferred.
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED equivalency.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:

Please email a resume and cover letter to Alyson Rodriguez, Recreation Supervisor at grkrochr@usc.salvationarmy.org (please include “Art Instructor” in the subject line of the email).


Child Watch Attendant (part-time)

POSITION SUMMARY:  

Child Watch Attendant is responsible for the direct supervision of the children in Child Watch areas throughout the facility (Clubhouse, Hangout/Game room, Classrooms, Playground), with emphasis on safety and developmental activities that will ensure a quality experience during a child’s stay.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • Responsible for the safety, supervision and active entertainment of all children placed in Child Watch areas while parents/guardians are participating in Kroc Center activities.
  • Will assist and work under the supervision of the Youth Development Supervisor.
  • Interact professionally with all contacts, as required, with the general public, parents/guardians, business community, Salvation Army Officers and Kroc Center staff.
  • Follow and ensure adherence to The Salvation Army Policies and Procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must have two years experience working with children and infants.
  • Computer knowledge helpful but not necessary.
  • Be able to read, write and communicate in English with the preferred ability to also communicate in Spanish.
  • Be at least 18 years old.
  • Flexible availability (mornings, evenings, weekends and weekdays).

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:

Please email a resumé and cover letter to Rachel Lemirand, Child Watch Supervisor, at grkrochr@usc.salvationarmy.org (please include “Child Watch Attendant” in the subject line of the email).


 Gym Attendant (part-time)

POSITION SUMMARY:  

The Gym Attendant will supervise the gym, service desk, locker rooms, hallways, participants, programs and activities and enforce necessary guidelines.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • Provide general supervision of the activity areas and participants
  • Maintain the cleanliness and operation of the gym equipment

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A High School Diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Previous experience supervising, coaching, and working with children preferred.
  • Possess an understanding of the rules and fundamentals of indoor sports such as basketball, volleyball, dodgeball, badminton, floor hockey, indoor soccer and other programs offered in the gymnasium is preferred.
  • Be able to read, write and communicate in English with the preferred ability to also communicate in Spanish.
  • Have CPR/AED/First Aid certification, or obtain within 45 days.
  • Be able to lift and carry 40lbs.
  • Must be able to be mobile for long periods of time.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:

Please email a resumé and cover letter to Josh Roberson, Recreation Supervisor, at grkrochr@usc.salvationarmy.org (please include “Gym Attendant”  in the subject line of the email).


Swim Instructor (part-time)

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the supervision of the Aquatics Manager, Swim Instructors will assist with implementation of and teach swimming lessons and other aquatics programs. Provide support for swim lessons, record keeping, lesson cards and lesson plans. Attendance at all in-service trainings required.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • Instruct swimming lessons of all ages and abilities by following a structured lesson plan.
  • Maintain attendance record-keeping for swim lessons and an organized filing system of records and lesson plans.
  • Perform setup, breakdown and maintenance of all lesson equipment.
  • Responsible to ensure customer satisfaction in regards to swim lessons and other aquatic programs.
  • Prepare written information relating to lessons, class registrations, incidents/accidents, and assists Pool Supervisor and Aquatics Manager as needed.
  • Maintain records and reports as assigned.
  • May work with any aspect of aquatic programs.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be able to read, write and communicate in English. Ability to speak Spanish is desired.
  • Must have one year experience teaching swim lessons.
  • Certifications in the following preferred: Lifeguard, CPR, First Aid, AED, Bloodborne Pathogens, American Red Cross Oxygen Administration.
  • American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI) certification required.
  • Have a working knowledge of Microsoft programs, including Word, PowerPoint and Excel preferred
  • Be able to lift and carry 40 lbs.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:

Please email a resumé and cover letter to our Aquatics Manager at grkrochr@usc.salvationarmy.org (please include “Swim Instructor” in the subject line of the email).


Water Fitness Instructor (part-time)

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the direction of the Aquatics Manager, the Water Fitness Instructors will give instruction to students of all ages and ability levels. The Instructor will design instructional programs, prepare lesson plans and instructional materials, present subject matter demonstrating proper techniques, and perform class management tasks.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

  • To provide water fitness instruction that contributes to each member’s class/program goals.
  • To develop and instruct fun, energetic and highly motivational classes for all ages and skill levels.
  • Implement safety measures for classes to insure the health and safety of class participants.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 1+ years’ experience teaching required.
  • Certification preferred.
  • Nationally-recognized snorkeling certification preferred.
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED equivalency.
  • Must be able to demonstrate various skills in the area of instruction specified.
  • Must be able to read, write and communicate in English. The ability to speak Spanish desired. Must be able to function effectively with minimal or no supervision.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:

Please email a resumé and cover letter to our Aquatics Manager at grkrochr@usc.salvationarmy.org (please include “Water Fitness Instructor” in the subject line of the email).

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