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Zumba Instructor
Merage JCC of Orange County
One Federation Way
Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92603

Principal Responsibilities:


The Merage JCC of Orange County is looking for enthusiastic, energetic, charismatic Zumba instructors. The JCCs purpose is to make all our members feel welcomed, supported, motivated, and encouraged in their goals. Instructors must take the initiative to greet, meet, and assist all members. As a Zumba instructor, you will be responsible for designing and overseeing programs for classes of 5-35 students. Zumba instructors should follow the basic steps and Zumba formula to create fun, varied, and innovative classes.

Minimum Qualifications:




The work environment in the fitness center is fast paced with every day being different from the next. This job requires high energy and member engagement, assisting members with equipment, answering questions, and referring to supervisor when necessary. The membership is made up of a diverse population with varying needs. Instructors must be able to work with people from all different backgrounds, abilities, opinions, and perception. The temperature in the fitness center is kept colder to ensure members are comfortable during exercise.


Must be able to safely lift/move up to 50 lbs. The employee will also have frequent interactions with cleaning products including, but not limited to, disinfectant wipes and spray.

This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive, and incumbent will also perform other reasonably related business duties as assigned by supervisor or other management as required. The JCC reserves the right to revise or change job duties as the need arises. This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.

To apply, or for further information, contact: Sarah West, Fitness Director,

Agency Information:

The Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County, California is located centrally in beautiful Irvine, Newport Beach and Newport Coast, California. The Merage JCC is located in a 220,000 sq. ft. full service modern building on the Samueli Jewish Campus. With over 3,000 family units, it has a suburban feel even though it is only 45 minutes from Los Angeles and 1 hour and 15 minutes from San Diego. The Orange County Jewish Community is home to approximately 100,000 Jews, many of whom use the J as their destination for Jewish life.