Arcadia Strategy Group LLC Health and Fitness Specialist (Security Clearance Required) Herndon, VA · Full time

Arcadia Strategy Group (ASG) is seeking a Health and Fitness Specialist for a Federal Government Customer. ASG is focused on growing its capabilities in the Health and Fitness arena and seeks candidates that are passionate about forging enduring transformations in clients, guiding individuals towards sustainable health outcomes, and inspiring meaningful change to lifestyle habits. Have a new idea in the health and wellness space? Tell us about it!

Description

Location: Northern Virginia locations


**This position is contingent on contract award.**

Arcadia Strategy Group (ASG) is seeking a Health and Fitness Specialist for a Federal Government Customer. ASG is focused on growing its capabilities in the Health and Fitness arena and seeks candidates that are passionate about forging enduring transformations in clients, guiding individuals towards sustainable health outcomes, and inspiring meaningful change to lifestyle habits. Have a new idea in the health and wellness space? Tell us about it!


Primary Responsibilities:

Serves as a Health and Fitness Specialist for a Federal Government Customer. Work locations are in Northern Virginia. Specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to, the following:


·      Design personalized fitness programs tailored to individual clients' goals, needs, and abilities.

·      Conduct thorough assessments to evaluate clients' fitness levels, health status, and any potential limitations or risks.

·      Instruct and demonstrate proper exercise techniques, ensuring clients perform movements safely and effectively.

·      Motivate and inspire clients to stay committed to their fitness goals through encouragement, support, and accountability.

·      Monitor clients' progress over time, adjusting workout plans as needed to optimize results and prevent plateaus.

·      Provide guidance on nutrition, hydration, and lifestyle habits to complement clients' fitness routines and enhance overall health.

·      Educate clients on the principles of exercise physiology, biomechanics, and injury prevention to empower them with knowledge.

·      Offer guidance and support for proper recovery strategies, including rest, stretching, and recovery modalities.

·      Stay current with industry trends, research, and best practices in exercise science to continually refine and improve training methodologies.

·      Maintain professional certifications and credentials, adhering to ethical standards and guidelines for personal training practice.


Qualifications:

·      TS/SCI + polygraph is required.

·      Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) credential from a reputable certifying organization such as NASM, ACE, ACSM, or NSCA.

·      Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, Physical Education, or related field preferred.

·      Strong understanding of exercise physiology, anatomy, biomechanics, and nutrition principles.

·      Experience in conducting fitness assessments, including cardiorespiratory fitness, muscular strength and endurance, flexibility, and body composition.

·      Proficiency in designing and implementing personalized exercise programs based on clients' goals, abilities, and health status.

·      Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively motivate, educate, and support clients.

·      Ability to adapt training techniques to accommodate individuals with diverse backgrounds, fitness levels, and physical limitations.

·      CPR/AED certification and knowledge of emergency procedures to ensure client safety.


Benefits

At ASG, we recognize and reward your contributions. Our benefits for full-time employees include employer-sponsored health insurance, matching 401k retirement plan, and paid leave.