Wellness Associate

    • Job Tracking ID: 512614-558493
    • Job Location: Greenville, SC
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: April 16, 2021
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

Do you desire to work for a company where its team members have rated it “A Great Place to Work” and where you can make a difference in a senior’s life?  Then check out this opportunity! 

Cascades Verdae cares about the individuals who serve our members and is seeking qualified individuals who truly desire to work in a team environment helping others. 

Now accepting applications for Full Time Wellness Associate. 

The Wellness Associate assists in the implementation of wellness programming and delivery of wellness classes according to the specific needs/ programs of the campus. This includes instructing classes, promoting safety and health education, and supporting design and implementation of an all inclusive wellness program that addresses the components of physical fitness and health related to the geriatric community.

Must be available to work 8:00am-4:30pm with other hours as needed for Wellness events.

Experience and Skills:

A. Education

- High school graduation or GED required.

- Four year college or university degree desired (preferably in Exercise Science or related field).

- Certifications in CPR, AED, and Group Exercise REQUIRED.

- Certifications from ACE, ACSM, AFAA, ASFA, NSCA or other nationally recognized and accredited fitness association preferred.

- Aquatic certification preferred.


B. Direct Previous Experience

- Group Exercise instructor experience required.

- 1-3 years' experience as a personal trainer desired.

- 1-3 years of exercise or wellness experience with seniors desired.

- 1-3 years' experience teaching aquatic based classes desired.


C. Skills:

- Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) plus the willingness to learn other computer programs if required.

- Ability to work with minimal or close supervision.

- Must conduct all business with a professional manner and with a high level of confidentiality.

- Must have a valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record as specified by the Company and by the Company’s automobile insurance carrier.


D. Abilities:

- Work indoors for the majority of the work day (fluorescent lights, HVAC system, carpeted, concrete and tile flooring, normal exercise and pool facility

noise levels and temperatures).

- Climb up to two flights of stairs occasionally.

- Lift objects of 25 pounds or less over the head.

- Move objects of 40 pounds or less.

- Ability to work in time-sensitive or stressful situations.

- Sit in a chair / stand for extended periods.

- Respond to medical emergencies in all areas of the community as needed.

- Assist with member/resident evacuations.


We offer 26 days of PTO your first year + PTO Payout Program. Benefits include Medical, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability, Life Insurance & 401k with match.