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Mobile Fitness Facilitator

  • Posted:Sep 15, 2023
  • Apply by:Nov 14, 2023
  • Job Type
  • Full Time
  • Job Level
  • Other
  • Location
  • East York, ON
  • Impact Area
  • Other
  • Impact Category
  • Other
  • Company Type
  • Other

About this position

TNO - The Neighbourhood Organization (TNO) is a well-established community-based social and health service agency providing a wide range of programs and services supporting low-income and newcomer communities across Ontario and sometimes across different provinces through online services and referrals. We are seeking a Mobile Fitness Facilitator to join our team in a full-time permanent role. TNO is a great place to work and we make a difference in the communities we serve.

The ideal candidate for this role would have a minimum of 2 years’ experience teaching 1 on 1 and group fitness classes specifically designed for older adults. It is highly desirable for the candidate to have experience teaching specialized classes for chronic conditions affecting seniors, such as Osteoporosis, Diabetes, and Osteoarthritis. Certification as a Seniors Fitness Instructor by the Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging (CCAA) or an equivalent certification is an asset. In addition, strong oral communication skills in English are essential, while proficiency in a second language would be considered valuable.

In this role you will be responsible for planning, organizing, and leading fitness activities tailored specifically for senior participants. You will have the opportunity to create and implement exercise programs that promote physical fitness, mobility, strength, and overall well-being for older adults. While conducting group and 1 on 1 fitness classes, you will need to provide clear instructions and demonstrations while ensuring the safety and proper form of participants during exercises. You will be expected to adapt exercises to meet individual needs and limitations. Fostering a supportive and inclusive environment, as well as social interaction and motivation among senior participants will be necessary. Additionally, you will maintain equipment, ensuring a clean and organized exercise space, and stay updated on industry trends and best practices for senior fitness.

Vaccination Requirement – You must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to any valid medical or religious exemption from vaccination as provided by the Ontario Human Rights Code.

Screening – As a condition of employment, the successful applicant must complete a Vulnerable Sector Screening.

Job Type: Full-time permanent position

Work Location(s): 10 Gateway Blvd, Toronto, ON M3C 3A1 or 18 Thorncliffe Park Dr, East York, ON M4H 1N7 or 1 Leaside Park Dr Unit #7, Toronto, ON M4H 1R1

Schedule: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Some evenings and weekends may be required


  • Extended Health Care
  • Health Spending Account
  • Professional Development Support
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Travel Insurance
  • Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)
  • Social activities organized by the organization
  • Public transportation nearby 
TNO is committed to employment equity initiatives. We encourage residents of Thorncliffe Park, Flemingdon Park, and surrounding communities, and people who are racialized, Indigenous, people from the 2SLGBTQI+ community, people with disabilities, and other equity-seeking groups to apply. TNO is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodation will be provided in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code. Should you require accommodation at any stage of the recruitment process, please let us know.

We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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