For Kid's Only (FKO) Lead Teacher - Boston
- Boston, MA
We are a company with integrated luxury and lifestyle offerings centered on Movement, Nutrition and Regeneration. In addition to Equinox, our other brands, Blink, Pure Yoga, SoulCycle, Furthermore, and Equinox Hotels are all recognized for inspiring and motivating members and employees to maximize life. Within our portfolio of brands, we have more than 200 locations within every major city across the United States in addition to London, Toronto, & Vancouver.
We are passionate about high performance living and we practice what we preach – investing time in our own health and fitness. We believe that everyone has untapped potential within them and it takes a disruptive approach to unleash it. We dream big and don’t settle for the status quo. We sweat the details. We never accept less than 110% to help each other deliver the Equinox experience and enable our members to get great results. We are obsessed with what’s new, what’s now, what’s next. Never following, always leading, living ahead of the moment in fashion, culture and consumer behavior. We aren’t just a company; we’re a community vested in each other’s success. We value humility and a team approach at every level of the company.
If you are a high performing individual who is passionate about winning and inspiring others then we are excited to discuss career opportunities with you.
We are looking for energetic, creative, and enthusiastic FKO Lead Teachers to join the Equinox team at its state-of-the-art fitness club located at Sports Club Boston! This is a great position for a candidate looking to work with young children in an educational environment.
• Oversee the implementation of curriculum and leads all class sessions.
• Communicate to assistant teachers a daily schedule of safe, creative and developmentally-appropriate activities for each day’s classes.
• Supervise and direct assistant teachers.
• Prep (or delegate preparation and be responsible for…) all necessary class materials (art, cooking projects, goodbye sheets…).
• Make equipment and supply recommendations, and report low inventory levels to the Manager on a monthly and timely basis.
• Maintain accurate attendance records for each class.
• Maintain a clean “back of the house” by implementing and overseeing daily, weekly and monthly cleaning and organization of the class props and materials.
• Supervise children, maintain a clean, safe environment and implement all safety training requirements.
• Communicate all Member concerns to Manager.
• Understand and support the child and the parent through separation process.
• Demonstrate understanding of For Kids Only philosophy.
• Promote classes and special events.
• Adhere to safety policies and practices.
• Greet children and members by name and respond to Member’s concerns, suggestions and complaints in a timely, professional and consistent manner.
• Consistently offer the highest level of personalized member service while maintaining a positive, enthusiastic and helpful attitude.
• Demonstrate understanding of all points outlined in the Member Service Principles.
• Demonstrate awareness of the importance of membership sales and member retention; work to promote the Club in all areas.
• All other duties as assigned
Job consists of physical activities such as:
- Sitting, standing, walking, bending, etc.
- Frequent repetitive movements.
- Frequent movement, lifting or carrying of children or objects with weights up to 50 lbs.
- Requires close, distance, peripheral vision and depth perception.
- Frequent exposure to and use of household cleaning products.
- Continuous exposure to moderate to loud noise.
- Occasional exposure to blood or other bodily fluids.
The successful candidate must have the following experience, skills, and education:
- College units in Child Development, Early Education or Child Development preferred.
- Experience in working with children of multiple age ranges in a group setting.
- CPR certification preferred
- A warm and patient demeanor along with excellent communication and multi-tasking skills are essential.
- Ability to work in groups, occasionally under pressure.
- Continuous interaction with members, employees, and managers.
AS A MEMBER OF THE EQUINOX TEAM YOU WILL RECEIVE:
- Competitive compensation
- Complimentary club membership
- Discounts on Equinox products and services
NOTE: This job description is intended to describe the general requirements for the position. It is not a complete statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements. Other duties not listed here may be assigned as necessary to ensure the proper operations of the department.
Equinox is an equal opportunity employer. For more information regarding our career opportunities, please visit one of our clubs or our website at https://careers.equinox.com/
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. Must have a legal right to work in the United States.