Personal Trainer

Job Posted 2/7/2024
YMCA of Greater Brandywine
1416 Berwyn Paoli Rd
Berwyn, PA 19312
United States
Category Personal Trainer
Exercise / Fitness
Application Closing Date
$20.40 Per Hour
Job Description

Title: Personal Trainer
Branch: Upper Main Line YMCA
Pay Class: Part Time
Shifts: Various shifts are available
Rate: $20.40

About the YMCA of Greater Brandywine: The YMCA of Greater Brandywine (YGBW), an association of eight YMCAs serving Chester County, is a non-profit organization committed to nurturing the potential of every child, promoting healthy living and fostering social responsibility through life-changing programs for all.

Position Purpose: The Upper Main Line YMCA is looking for a Personal Trainer to develop and conduct personal training sessions and help transform our members’ fitness levels.


  • Conduct personal training sessions and fitness assessments as scheduled and provide training in a safe, enthusiastic, thorough, courteous and professional manner.
  • Develop appropriate assessments and programming for individual client needs.
  • Follow YMCA of Greater Brandywine guidelines for screening personal training clients.
  • Report to scheduled sessions on time and be available to provide assistance.
  • Ensure the proper exercise techniques are utilized by all members.
  • Report any mechanical or breakdown problems immediately to supervisor and document.
  • Build relationships with personal training clients and solicit members to participate in personal training programs.
  • Promote a healthy lifestyle.
  • Understand, follow and enforce all wellness center policies.
  • Participate in special events and open houses.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.


  • Knowledge of basic and advanced exercise principles required.
  • Strong interest in health and fitness.
  • Course work towards a bachelor’s degree in exercise science or health-related field preferred.
  • Possess a NCCA accredited personal training certification.
  • Lifting (up to 40lbs. independently, more than 50lbs. with assistance), walking, stooping, kneeling, crouching or standing (for sustained periods of time).


  • Making a difference in a person’s life every day.
  • Fun, fast-paced work environment
  • Working for a diverse and inclusive community-based non-profit
  • Free family membership (all members of the family membership must live in the same household)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Referral bonuses

1 E. Chestnut St
PA 19380-2661
United States