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Pilates Studio Instructor

Job Details

Jewish Silicon Valley - Los Gatos, CA
Part Time
$16.00 - $16.00 Base+Commission/month
Traditional & Non-Traditional Hours


Pay: 50%-55% Commission for Instruction Sessions and $16.00 per hour for Admin/Meeting/Orientation hours


Under the direct supervision of the Group Fitness Manager (who oversees Pilates, Yoga, Spinning, Aqua Fit, as well as other group exercise classes at the Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center), the Pilates Reformer Instructor is responsible for successfully implementing member engagement initiatives that align with the core values of the organization.  This position serves as a vital role in engaging, retaining members and facilitating a safe and welcoming environment that inspires, as well as encourages, teaches our members.   


Areas of Responsibility

  • Attend department meetings and continuing education classes to keep certifications current
  • Help keep the studio well-stocked and clean
  • Keep all equipment in good working condition
  • Maintain a clean, safe, and orderly fitness environment, picking up towels, trash, etc.
  • Follow APJCC safety and emergency procedures at all times.

*Other duties as assigned by management and as business dictates.



Qualifications and competencies:


  • Qualifying minimum Comprehensive Pilates certification
  • Certified Pilates Reformer
  • Current Instructor certifications
  • Current CPR/AED certifications


Qualifications include:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Great customer service
  • Passion for helping others
  • Familiarity with Mind Body Online – A Plus!



  • Both new and experienced instructors


Working Conditions/Physical requirements:

The working conditions described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be required to:

  • Work in a Fitness Center/Community Center and typical business office environment
  • Lift a minimum of 25 lbs.
  • Ability to stand, walk, properly demonstrate use of exercise equipment


While performing the duties of this job, the work environment can be noisy and you may be working in close proximity with others. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as phones, computers and printers.


This position is contingent upon the completion and cleared background check of a fingerprint and life scan assessment.



Disclaimer: This job description indicates in general terms, the type and level of work performed as well as the typical responsibilities of employees in this classification. The duties described are not to be interpreted as being all-inclusive to any specific employee. Management reserves the right to add, modify, change or rescind the work assignments of different positions and, when possible, to make reasonable accommodations so that qualified employees can perform the essential functions of the job. Nothing in this position description changes the at-will employment relationship existing between JSV and its employees.