The GEO Group, Inc.
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Thornton
Posted: 12/12/2019
Closing: 1/11/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Part-Time
Experience: Not Specified
The GEO Group, Inc.
Job description

Facility: GEORGE W. HILL

Compensation Base: 

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

Equal Opportunity Employer.


This position develops and delivers the wellness program to an assigned group of inmates and communicates nutrition and fitness principals to them. It also prepares holistic lesson plans that actively assist inmates towards better health by providing support, encouragement, and education.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Creates a wellness programs and lead and instructs classes. Tracks progress and keeps statistical data on attendance and participation. Modifies specific exercises to accommodate various skill levels.
  • Assists in getting inmates to wellness classes.
  • Instructs holistic wellness classes including physical, emotional, social, intellectual, spiritual, environmental and occupational.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Job requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent. Bachelor’s degree in an Exercise Science preferred.
  • Knowledge of anatomy, physiology, exercise programming, exercise progression and nutrition.
  • Certifications in applicable health or wellness fields. Such as but not limited to ACSM, NASM, NSCA, EXOS, or Precision Nutrition.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.