Job Description

  • Category
    Health & Fitness
    Specific Schedule
    Mon-Wed-Fri 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Kelly Family Fitness Center
    USD $40.00/Hr.
    USD $40.00/Hr.
  • Job Summary

    Friendship Village Tempe is seeking a Water Aerobics Instructor for our 10am class offered on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays year round. This is a 60-minute class at our outdoor pool.


    • Teach Water Aerobics at retirement community.
    • Outdoor pool.
    • Class meets Mon., Wed., Fri. at 10am year round. 60-minute class.
    • Instruction is led from the deck.

    Education & Experience

    • Aquatic Exercise Association (AEA) certified required.
    • At least 2 years experience teaching required.
    • Certified Aqua Group Exercise Instructor.
    • Adult CPR and First Aid certification required.

    Physical Requirements & Working Conditions

    • Able to stoop, bend, and reach in order to access files.
    • Able to stand for approximately 90% of the shift.
    • Able to move throughout the building and grounds as needed throughout the day.
    • Able to push, pull, and lift up to 50 pounds of material handling and up to 35 pounds of resident handling.
    • Requires visual and hearing acuity.
    • May be exposed to communicable diseases, and blood and body fluids that may contain HIV and/or HBV.
    • May be exposed to cleaning chemicals and offensive odors.
    • Must be free of contagious diseases.

    Hospitality Focus:

    Friendship Village Tempe fully embraces a culture of hospitality. To that end, we include the following hospitality promises as a guide for our interpersonal interactions with residents, co-workers, and guests:

    • We greet residents, employees and guests warmly, by name and with a smile.
    • We treat everyone with courteous respect.
    • We strive to anticipate resident, employee and guest needs and act accordingly.
    • We listen and respond enthusiastically in a timely manner.
    • We hold ourselves and one another accountable.
    • We embrace and value our differences.
    • We make residents, employees and guests feel important.
    • We ask “Is there anything else I can do for you?”
    • We maintain high levels of professionalism, both in conduct and appearance, at all times.
    • We pay attention to details.


    Friendship Village is a place employees can wake up happy to come to work each day. We take pride in our exceptional culture of family and hospitality.

    We hold a 4.4 star rating on Glassdoor.

    We also have a 4.0 star rating on Indeed. has awarded us a 5 star rating


    Our staff and residents rate us 4.6 stars on Facebook.

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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