Group Fitness Instructor

Currently accepting applications.



  • Prefer certification in AFAA, ACE, ACSM, NASM, Zumba, TurboKick, YogaFit, or any nationally recognized certification program. 
  • Non-certified, experienced instructors who have taught in a group fitness setting with a minimum of one-year experience may also apply.
  • Prior teaching experience. Or prior attendance to group fitness offerings.


  • Follow all Recreation & Wellness department policies
  • Teach group exercise class
  • Participate in instructor mentor program
  • Other duties as assigned

Hours: Part Time, flexible hours

Location: GVSU Allendale Campus


  • Wage compensation is dependent on certifications and qualifications of the student
  • Students may work a maximum of 25 hours per week during the academic year 
  • Students become eligible for a step increase after two semesters of employment with the same department at the department’s discretion. A student’s performance evaluation will be the tool used in the determination of a step increase.

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