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Pilates/Wellness Studio Summer Intern

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  • Job Description

      Req#: 23818

      Department Overview:


      EJ Movement is the first boutique wellness/fitness studio in Sauk Prairie opening its doors in September of 2013. We have served our clients through small group classes, semi-private and private instruction as well as community events.


      We believe in inspiring individuals to maximize their mind, body and spirit through movement. At EJ Movement we strive to make movement accessible to ALL bodies and ability levels through both our studio and our community outreach.

      If you’re a highly motivated, driven and high performing person who is inspired by changing the lives and community of Sauk Prairie, then we can’t wait to share this career opportunity with you.

      Anticipated Start Date


      Anticipated End Date


      Anticipated Hours Per Week

      Depending on Role and Classes Instructed 4 - 10


      The schedule will be determiend by classes taught and projects assigned.

      Salary/Wage Range:

      Hourly $17.00 to $30.00

      Number Of Positions


      Position Summary/Job Duties:

      Get ready to dive headfirst into the vibrant world of health and wellness alongside studio operations! As our Intern Extraordinaire, you'll be at the forefront of the action, leading group Pilates and/or Barre classes with enthusiasm and expertise. But that's not all – you'll also dazzle our clients with your precision and poise as you guide them through invigorating Pilates Private and Semi-Private Lessons.

      But wait, there's more! Alongside your instructing adventures, you'll also get a taste of the glitz and glamor of marketing magic! From brainstorming captivating campaigns to mastering the art of studio operations, you'll be immersed in every facet of our dynamic industry.

      So, if you're ready to turn your passion for fitness into a summer to remember, seize this opportunity with both hands! Apply now and let's make this summer one for the books!

      THE ROLE

      EJ Movement is seeking a Pilates instructor intern for mat or reformer. In this position, an ideal instructor will have the following responsibilities. (Please note: additional responsibilities may be added or presented throughout the course of internship.)

      • Learn how to present an exceptional EJ Movement branded experience to our members and prospects in each class or private session.
      • Learn to create exceptional workouts/private sessions in the framework of EJ Movement.
      • Learn and utilize our consultation process. This will be utilized to walk clients through their goals and educate them on their ideal package. The ideal person will have a genuine curiosity for a person’s life and be comfortable asking questions about goals, dreams, health and wellness and presenting appropriate packages/asking for the sale.
      • Learn to build attendance and retention of clients through personal social media engagement, announcements and direct client interaction.
      • Learn how to work directly with Management in communicating feedback, maintenance issues, substitution changes and requests, and scheduling.



      An ideal candidate will have the following experience and qualifications:

      • Intern must currently be in the process of obtaining or hold a certification in any discipline taught.
      • Hold and maintain current CPR/AED certifications.


      • Adhere to the start and end times, intensity and description of each class/session or format based on the class schedule and varying levels of participants in each class/session. This includes arriving no later than 15 minutes prior to the start of class and saying 15 minutes after class concludes.
      • Teach said classes and/or private sessions on a regular schedule that is introduced quarterly and limit subbing.
      • Attend mandatory meetings with Management.
      • Be engaging, outgoing and eager to get to know your students.
      • Be ready to engage in ongoing professional continuing education and development.

      Application Instructions:

      Email Emily at with the following:

      1. Summer Internship Application in the subject line
      2. Resume
      3. Three References
      4. Answer the following 2 part quesiton:
        • What drives your work ethic, deadlines or goals and how? When bumped off course, how do you correct and get back on track?


      Org: EJ Movement
      Contact: Emily Udelhofen
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