Thursday, August 18, 2016

Planet Fitness Harrisonburg - Part time employment

I received this employment announcment today -

Job Summary
The Fitness Trainer will be responsible for running the Planet Fitness group fitness program (PE@PF). This includes assisting new members in the achievement of their fitness goals by designing a simple workout program and instructing them on the proper use of equipment.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Conduct and run the Planet Fitness PE@PF program, including creating and following the schedule.
  • Consult with members regarding their fitness goals and instruct them on how to properly and safely use the equipment.
  • Create bi-weekly updates consisting of a variety of exercises.
  • Meet class requirements based on club size and member traffic.
  • Assist in front desk related activities including:
    • Answer phones in a friendly manner and assist callers with a variety of questions.
    • Check members into the system.
    • New member sign-up.
    • Take prospective members on tours.
  • Respond to member questions and concerns in a timely and professional manner and elevate to Assistant Manager or Manager as needed.

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop Fall 2016

Title: You Can Live Well!  Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop for students! 
If you are managing a chronic health condition, or act as a caregiver to someone with a chronic condition, this workshop is for you.  Developed by Stanford University, this educational workshop provides students the opportunity to learn life-long skills to manage their chronic health condition and meet other students who are in a similar situation.  There is no charge to participate in the program.
What does the program teach?
Techniques to deal with symptoms such as fatigue, pain, stress and frustration.
Problem-solving skills to plan for setbacks and success.
How to manage medications.
How to effectively communicate with healthcare providers.
How can students get involved?
The workshop will be on Fridays, from 2:30-5:00 p.m. beginning September 16 through October 28.  Email Kristina Blyer, Associate Director of Clinical Operations, or Veronica Jones, Assistant Director of Marketing, Communications and Outreach, to register. 
Not sure if this is right for you?
We don’t screen students for the workshop, if you think it sounds helpful to you, then join us!

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Part-time Student Employment Job Fair

The Part-time Student Employment Job Fair
When:      Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Where:    JMU Festival Ballroom
Time:        1:30 pm- 4pm