Personal Trainer

Job Posted 1/19/2023
Greater Boston YMCA
615 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02135
United States
Category Personal Trainer
Security Clearance Required
Exercise / Fitness
Job Start Date
$25.00 to $55.00 Per Hour
Job Description

he YMCA is expanding its roster of passionate leaders that want to help transform lives. Join an organization that values fitness and healthy living accessibility, equitability and inclusivity.

Why do you want to join our team?

  • No training quotas to meet.

  • No floor hours required.

  • Create your own availability.

  • Opportunities for upward mobility

  • Paid on-the-job-training.

  • If new to Personal Training, we will support your growth and development.

  • If you are already an experienced Personal Trainer, we will provide opportunities to share your knowledge.


  • Supports the Mission and Vision of the YMCA and builds community.

  • Builds a personal training clientele to include one-on-one and small group training.

  • Demonstrates clear explanations and exercise material with proper form and technique.

  • Develops positive relationships with members and provides motivational support and guidance.

  • Tracks client progress.

  • Follow up with each client in a timely manner and on a regularly scheduled basis.

  • Operates all equipment properly and promptly reports any problems.

  • Follows all YMCA policies, rules, regulations, and procedures, including emergency procedures. Completes incident and accident reports, as necessary.

  • Attends necessary training and meetings, as scheduled.


  • Nationally accredited personal training certification.

  • Current CPR/AED and First Aid certification.

  • Possess an enthusiastic, passionate, friendly, and ambitious personality.

  • Demonstrated ability to perform fitness assessments and to teach progressive exercise programs that are focused on member’s goals.

  • Ability to instruct and observe participants using proper exercise techniques.

  • Ability to create and monitor safe and effective exercise programs for individuals, as well as recognize a member’s potential and limitations.

  • Ability to sell the value and life changing experience of personal training to members.

  • Must be reliable, dependable, flexible, and adaptable.

  • Possess mature judgment and sound decision-making.

  • Great communication skills.

  • Must be observant, safety conscious and able to react calmly and quickly in an emergency.


615 Washington Street
Boston MA 02135
United States