Cruise & Maritime Voyage (CMV Holdings) is currently seeking an experienced Yoga Instructor to join our team in Purfleet, Essex, United Kingdom.
This position is primarily responsible for designing and instructing safe and effective group yoga class for young and old clients. This position will be demonstrating the fundamental principles and movements of Yoga, observing participants, explaining corrective measures necessary to improve body alignment/posture, balance, flexibility, and provide breathing and relaxation techniques by performing the following duties.
Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Arrives to class 15 minutes early to prepare the class space and greet residents.
Creates a quiet and peaceful environment before, during, and after class.
Provides appropriate music for time of day and adjusts volume accordingly.
Communicates with residents after class, gives feedback, and answers questions.
Observes residents and informs them of corrective measures necessary for skill improvement.
Teaches proper breathing techniques used during physical exertion.
Monitors resident’s progress and adapts programs as needed.
Performs and demonstrates to residents about the various yoga positions and start them off with basic steps.
Demonstrates sensitivity towards health problems and physical limitations of the residents.
Informs and educates residents in various forms of yoga and its effect on body and mind.
Evaluates resident’s abilities, needs, and physical conditions, and develops suitable training programs to meet any special requirements.
Record and maintain monthly resident’s participation attendance sheet.
Education and Experience:
One year certificate from college or technical school or
At least 3-6 months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
At least 1 year or more of experience of teaching older adults
Minimum 200hrs Yoga Alliance Certification
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification
Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of Internet Software and Electronic Mail Software (Outlook)
Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds
Compensation and Benefits:
Compensation is commensurate with experience
Benefits package available
Send a complete application packet (resume, and supporting documents, with references from notable individuals) + a cover letter explaining your strongest points for consideration on this position.
Declan Zachary, CMV Fitness Manager
up until 16th April 2014.
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