BC Local Government Job Posting Service

City of Surrey

Group Fitness Instructors

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We are looking for certified Group Fitness Instructors that love fitness, motivating people and are committed to providing great customer service to teach a variety of classes at recreation facilities across the City. We have various positions available teaching a wide range of fitness classes including:
  • Group Fitness Instructors – General
  • Group Fitness Instructors – Indoor Cycling
  • Group Fitness Instructors - TRX
  • Group Fitness Instructors - Older Adult
  • Group Fitness Instructors – Zumba and Zumba Gold

Employment Status
Instructor - Auxiliary


  • You will instruct for all levels and experiences and will be able to motivate and lead large groups – from beginners to long time fitness enthusiast. Additional certification to teach special population such as Older Adult, pre-post-natal and adaptive fitness is an asset.
  • All candidates should be self-motivated, skilled at building relationships with clients, have strong and clear communication skills and have a passion for health and wellness.
  • These positions may include weekends, weekdays and/or evenings shifts.
  • A practical demonstration of teaching skills will be a required component of the screening process.


Our Group Fitness Instructors are required to have the following:
  • Proof of Group Fitness certification and currently registered with a recognized organization (BCRPA or CFES).
  • Current Emergency First Aid and CPR Level A Certificate.
  • In addition to having your group fitness certification and Emergency First Aid/CPR the below instructors are required to have the following in applicable to the position:
    • Indoor Cycling: Proof of completion of an Indoor Cycling course/workshop
    • TRX: Proof of completion of a TRX Suspension course/workshop
    • Older Adult: Older Adult fitness certification
    • Zumba: Proof of Zumba fitness certification and Zin registration
    • Zumba Gold: Proof of Zumba Gold and Older Adult Fitness certification

Conditions of Employment
  • This position requires completion of a Police Information Check.
  • Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications.

Other Information

Approximate Recruitment Timeline:

Accepting Applications
January 4 to 27

Reviewing Applications
January 28

Demo Dates / Interviewing
February 4, 5, 8

References and Police Information Checks

Extending Employment Offers

Training Commences

Candidates must successfully complete a practical demonstration of skill. If invited, candidates will have to attend one of the above Demo Dates.

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply at to Job ID2695. Posting will remain posted until January 27, 2019.

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Location: Surrey, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation,Education & Training
Posted: January 7, 2019, 11:53 am
Expires: January 27, 2019, 4:30 pm