posted November 29, 2010 | job ID # 2639

Pilates Trainers wanted at Sports Resort

Decathlon Club in Santa Clara, California is currently accepting applications for full-time Pilates Instructors. This position provides safe, creative, and encouraging private Pilates instruction as well as group Matwork and Reformer classes. Decathlon Club is one of the most luxurious private health, fitness, and athletic clubs on the West Coast. Owned by Western Athletic Clubs, the Club provides members with the finest-quality sports and fitness facilities, tennis, squash, athletic and mind-body programs, social events, dining and spa amenities. Western Athletic Clubs maintains the highest standards of professional service, and has earned a reputation as one of the leading private-club companies in the United States. Position responsibilities include but are not limited to: • Provide top-quality safe, creative, inviting and encouraging private Pilates instruction, as well as group Matwork and Reformer classes • Deliver an exceptional experience to members, guests and fellow employees • Communicate timely and follow up as appropriate • Active participation in events, programs, meetings and training • Schedule varies and requires weekend and holiday hours, evening and day shifts •

Enjoy the following benefits of employment with Western Athletic Clubs: A progressive approach to a career in fitness; entrepreneurship is encouraged and innovation rewarded. A strong member base and dedicated clientele. Employee service and retail discount. Full use of Club facilities and services including tennis, squash, yoga, aquatics, and athletics. Competitive wages and exceptional benefits. Employment with a large, financially sound company with a growing family of clubs. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Full-time, Permanent positions available.
Applications will be accepted until 2011-01-31

Requirements include:

  • STOTT PILATES Fully Certified Instructor
  • Full certification includes Matwork, Reformer, Cadillac, Chair & Barrels and ISP
  • Minimum 2 years teaching experience
  • Minimum two years fitness industry experience; dance, performance art or sports background preferred
  • True passion for the art and science of Pilates and people
  • Proven leadership skills, strong interpersonal and management skills,
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Professional, friendly manner and excellent customer service attitude and abilities
  • Enthusiastic, responsible, and dependable team player
  • Self-motivated, takes initiative and willing to acquire new skills; sales savvy
  • Well organized and detail oriented
  • Proficient in basic computer skills
  • Commitment to company values
  • Bachelors degree in health related field preferred

For more information:
Contact Ryan DeVita, Pilates Director at

To apply:
Qualified applicants please submit resume and cover letter via email to or mail to Decathlon Club, 3250 Central Expressway, Santa Clara, California, attn Ryan DeVita, Pilates Director

Visit our website at www.decathlon-clubcom or to explore our Club.

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