<b>Duties</b><br /><br /><b>Summary</b><br /><br />This position is located in Naval Support Activity, Regional Support Services Program, Morale, Welfare and Recreation Department, Fitness and Sports Division. The purpose of this position is to serve as a Yoga Instructor demonstrating and leading safe and effective classes under the supervision of the assigned manager. **FT STORY FITNESS**<br /> Learn more about this agency <br /><br /><b>Responsibilities</b><br /><br /><strong>MAJOR DUTIES:</strong><br /><br />Responsible for conducting one or more yoga classes. Must promote good patron relationships and enhance the image of the respective program. The incumbent reviews the schedule of functions that are to take place during the assigned shift in order to ascertain what special preparations are required. Ensures that necessary space, supplies and equipment are available and that room arrangements are completed prior to start of class. Provides instruction and guidance to all patrons. Exercises supervision over all operation of the class/activity.<br /><br />Performs other related duties as assigned.<br /><br /><b>Travel Required</b><br /><br />Not required<br /><br />Supervisory status <br /> No <br /><br />Promotion Potential <br /> 03 <br /><br /></li> <b>Requirements</b><br /><br /><b>Conditions of Employment</b><br /><br /><ul> <li>This position is subject to an irregular tour, which may include weekends and holidays. </li> </ul> <br /><br /><b>Qualifications</b><br /><br />Specialized experience must demonstrate the following:<br /><br /><strong>KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED</strong><br /><br />Must possess and maintain at all times a Certified Yoga Instructor/Trainer certificate from one of the following organizations: AFAA, Yoga Alliance, and Universal Movement. Must possess and maintain at all times a Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certificate and First Aid certificate. Must be a mature individual with prior leader/supervisory experience. Must possess an adequate level of physical fitness to use and demonstrate all exercises, and be able to lead all classes. Excellent written and verbal and marketing communication and interview skills are required to assess patron needs and assist with the promotion and marketing of the program. Considerable tact and diplomacy as well as finesse are required when interacting with participants. Basic knowledge of marketing/publicity material and the use of basic computer hardware and software is preferred.<br /><br /><strong>SUPERVISORY CONTROLS</strong><br /><br />This position is under the general supervision of the assigned specialist/manager, who will evaluate work in terms of overall objectives, basic priorities and class schedules. The incumbent will act independently in performance of assigned duties. The supervisor is available to provide technical guidance on program activities and in the even unusual or difficult situation arise. Work is reviewed in terms of compliance with established guidelines, practices and customer satisfaction.<br /><br /><strong>GUIDELINES</strong><br /><br />Guidelines include DOD manuals and directives; OPNAV instructions pertaining to physical readiness standards; and Standard Operating Procedures. All established programs and policies are based on generally accepted procedures as found in the field of physical education and exercise science and are sufficiently detailed to enable the incumbent to carry out duties with little or no further instruction.<br /><br /><strong>COMPLEXITY/SCOPE AND EFFECT</strong><br /><br />Work includes the development of one or more yoga programs to improve physical readiness of military personnel and other authorized participants. Motivating participants to develop wellness lifestyles, which promote fundamental changes in their approach to health and fitness. Public relations and promotional skills are helpful to the continued success of the Navy Fitness Program. This position promotes maximum participation in fitness activities and will have a beneficial impact on the future of the Navy to: attract and retain members; provide a fit and ready defense force; improve the current physical assessment of military members, and to improve their health and sense of well being.<br /><br /><strong>PERSONAL CONTACTS/PURPOSE OF CONTACTS</strong><br /><br />Personal contact are with active-duty and retired military members, their family members and authorized DID civilian personnel as well as other departmental employees, management and various organizations and interested groups within the region. Contacts are for the purpose of educating, instructing and motivation current and potential customers to utilize the group exercise program to obtain optimal results from their exercise program. The incumbent must be able to exercise good judgment and display a sound personal character and cooperative demeanor in serving the military community.<br /><br /><strong>PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT</strong><br /><br />This position requires an adequate level of physical fitness. Incumbents must have the ability to walk, stand, run, twist, bend, push, pull and lift up to 45 pounds unassisted, as necessary, to demonstrate proper exercises, participate in various individual and group activities and set a positive example of overall physical fitness. May be required to lift over 45 pounds with assistance. Work is performed in a Fitness Center setting requiring safety precautions to avoid muscle strain or other bodily injury. Incumbent works in moderate climate with pleasant surroundings. <br /><br /><strong>SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS</strong><br /><br />This position is subject to an irregular tour, which may include weekends and holidays. Must possess and maintain a valid state driver's license, as travel to other fitness facilities within the region is required.<br /><br />You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer and part time experience. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.<br /><br />Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.<br /><br />As part of the application process, you must complete and submit an occupational questionnaire.<br /><br />Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your rating and/or appointment eligibility.<br /><br /><b>Education</b><br /><br /><b>Additional information</b><br /><br />We utilize E-Verify to confirm selectee's eligibility to work in the United States.<br /><br />Salary is dependent on experience and/or education.<br /><br />For positions requiring travel more than twice per year, selectee may be required to obtain and maintain in good standing a Government-issued Travel Card for official government travel purposes.<br /><br />The Department of the Navy (DON) is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Applicants are assured of equal consideration regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, mental or physical disability, genetic information, reprisal, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or any other non-merit factor. This agency provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants with disabilities who believe they may require reasonable accommodations should email their request to nsapplications nhr-ma.com to ensure proper consideration is given. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis.<br /><br />This activity is a Drug-Free workplace. The use of illegal drugs by NAF employees, whether on or off duty, cannot and will not be tolerated. Federal employees have a right to a safe and secure workplace, and Sailors, their family members, and all other customers have a right to a reliable and productive Federal workforce. <br /><br /><b>How You Will Be Evaluated</b><br /><br />You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.<br /><br />All resumes will be reviewed to determine if they meet the hiring eligibility and qualification requirements listed in this announcement, and will be rated based on the information provided in the resume to determine the level of knowledge, skill, and ability, related to the job requirements. Using the qualifications of the position, a predetermined rating criterion of knowledge, skills, and abilities will be used for each resume. Best qualified applicants will be referred to the hiring manager. The selecting official may choose to conduct interviews.<br /><br />Click the following link to preview the applicant questionnaire: <strong> Preview Applicant Questionnaire </strong>. <br /><br /><b>Background checks and security clearance</b><br /><br />Security clearance <br /> Other <br /><br />Drug test required <br /> No <br /><br /></li> <b>Required Documents</b><br /><br />USAJobs Resume<br /><br />Proof of education (transcripts/copy of degree/high school diploma), if applicable to position requirements.<br /><br />If claiming Veteran's Preference, a legible copy of DD-214 (page 4) as well as any other supporting documentation (disability, proof of service, SF-15, etc). is required.<br /><br />If claiming Military Spouse Preference, a copy of sponsor's orders is required for NF-03 and below or equivalent.<br /><br />If claiming Department of Defense (DOD) Non-appropriated Fund (NAF) Business Based Action (BBA) Priority consideration, submit a copy of the notice of separation.<br /><br />If you are a current federal employee, submit your most recent Personnel Action Report (PAR) or SF-50.<br /><br /><b>If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:</b><br /><br />Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education . <br /><br />Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.