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University of Wisconsin–Madison


Licensed/Certified Zumba Instructor

Apply now(opens in a new window) Job No: 504602
Division/Organization: Recreation & Wellbeing
Department: Fitness
Job Type: UW Student Jobs
Remote Eligbility: Not Remote
Location: Nicholas Recreational Center & Bakke Recreational Center
Salary/Wage Range or Lump Sum: $15.00 - $20.00
Job Categories: Interpersonal Communication, Leadership, Critical Thinking/Problem Solving, Teamwork/Collaboration, Professionalism/Work Ethic, Education and Training, Athletics, Sports, and Recreation


Department Overview:

Join the Rec Well team as we move Badgers to play hard, get fit, and live well.

As one of the largest student employers at UW, we practice customer service, problem solving, critical thinking, professionalism, team building, and other skills that you can talk about in an interview with a future employer.

We believe we are more than a building. We’re building a movement. And we want you to be a part of it!

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Anticipated Start Date:

August 28, 2023

Anticipated Hours Per Week:

5-10 hours per week


Based on semester group fitness schedule. Hours range from 6:40 AM to 8:50 PM M-F and weekends.

Salary/Wage Range/Lump Sum:

  • $20.00 per hour for teaching
  • $15 per hour for in-services & training

Number of Positions:

Depending on needs


  • Certified & Licensed Zumba Instructor
  • Must be able to maintain ZIN membership while employed
  • Highly self-motivated, organized and committed to practice-time

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to prepare, program and teach assigned classes
  • Current Adult/Child/Infant First Aid / CPR/ AED
  • Leadership, strong verbal and non-verbal communication skills
  • Fitness level congruent with demands of teaching fitness classes
  • Enjoy working with people

Position Summary/Job Duties:

Certified/licensed Zumba Instructor will lead a safe, effective and enjoyable zumba classes for a diverse group of participants, using inclusive, multi-level teaching methodology (showing options for varied levels of fitness and motor skill abilities).

Physical Demands:

Fitness level congruent with demands of teaching fitness classes

Institutional Statements:

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

UW-Madison is an Equal Employment, Equal Access Employer committed to increasing the diversity of our workforce.

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background-people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit:

Accommodation Statement:

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find information about how to make a request at the following website:


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