Acadia Healthcare McCallum Place - Yoga Instructor- PRN for Saturday Classes in Saint Louis, Missouri

Responsibilities:

Minimum/Preferred Qualifications:

Certified Yoga Instructor - CPR certification - 2 or more years of relevant experience - Strong communication, organizational and interpersonal skills - Ability to work productively in the context of a multidisciplinary team - Ability to work effectively both independently and as a member of a team.

General Duties:

  • Provides expertise, guidance for patients receiving treatment for eating disorders.

  • Develop individualized fitness plans for patients that align with treatment goals.

  • Collaborate with patients’ treatment team throughout the development and integration of a patient’s fitness plan.

  • Facilitate group workouts

  • Assist in general maintenance and cleaning of fitness equipment

  • Ensure all preventative and rehabilitation concerns are addressed

Requirements

  • Experience with, or an interest in, eating disorders is preferred

  • Strong interpersonal skills necessary to work collaboratively with multiple treatment teams, patients, and treatment facilities

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to facilitate a safe, effective, and multi-level fitness groups for individuals with varied exercise backgrounds

  • Thorough knowledge of current evidence-based findings and standards in exercise protocols and fitness programming