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Volunteer opportunity description
Shape Up New York is a free fitness program for all ages. We are currently looking for additional instructors to help out with our programs in Upper Manhattan and the Bronx. Volunteer opportunities are available for a variety of classes and activities, including aerobics, Zumba, yoga and pilates. Volunteers must have some experience as a fitness instructor, and once accepted, will have the opportunity to shadow a current instructor before leading their own classes.
This position offers a lot of flexibility and creativity for enthusiastic volunteers interested in giving back to their communities and addressing pressing health issues such as diabetes and obesity.
Volunteers are currently needed at the following Recreation Centers. Please use the links provided to sign up for your preferred location:
Hunt's Point Recreation Center:
Owen Dolen Recreation Center:
St. James Recreation Center:
St. Mary's Recreation Center:
Betsy Head Field House (Brownsville):
Brownsville Recreation Center (Brownsville):
Fort Hamilton Recreation Center (Ft. Hamilton):
Metropolitan Pool Recreation Center (Williamsburg):
Red Hook Recreation Center (Red Hook):
St. John's Recreation Center (Crown Heights):
Sunset Park Recreation Center (Sunset Park):
Hansborough Recreation Center (Harlem):
Jackie Robinson Recreation Center (Harlem):
J. Hood Wright Recreation Center (Washington Heights):
Pelham Fritz Recreation Center (Harlem):
Thomas Jefferson Recreation Center (East Harlem):
Al Oerter Recreation Center (Flushing):
Detective Keith L. Williams Field House (Jamaica):
Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center (Rego Park):
Sorrentino Recreation Center (Far Rockaway):
Greenbelt Recreation Center (Staten Island)
Dematti Playground and Park (Rosebank)http://www.nycservice.org/opportunities/4860
Faber Park (Staten Island)http://www.nycservice.org/opportunities/4858
Volunteers are required to undergo a background check and attend one day of training prior to starting.
Classes are offered once a week for a six to eight week period.
Volunteers are required to undergo a background check and attend one day of training prior to starting. Classes are offered once a week for a six to eight week period.
Our volunteer needs
We need volunteers who are free at these times