Exercise Assistant (as needed) Ahoskie NC

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Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital

Part Time



About Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital

Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital is a 114-bed, not-for-profit hospital located in Ahoskie, NC. The 15-bed ER serves approximately 21,000 patients per year from the local community and surrounding towns. This modern facility provides a wide range of health services to its 39,000 residents in the four-county area.

Ahoskie, NC is ideally located an hour from the Norfolk/Virginia Beach area and two hours from Raleigh, Richmond, Williamsburg, and the beautiful Outer Banks of NC. Ahoskie offers a moderate cost of living, a strong sense of community, and a temperate climate and location to support a variety of year round outdoor activities, such as boating, kayaking, hunting, fishing, hiking, and golf.


  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide service appropriate to the age and abilities of the Vidant member or guest.
  • Provides accurate and appropriate member and guest education related to exercise equipment use and FitLinxx system utilization. 
  • Participates in life-support activities as required, responds to emergency situations and emergency practice drills throughout Vidant.
  • Incorporates department protocol driven policies and procedures appropriately to direct Vidant services.
  • Uses universal precautions appropriately and performs proper hand washing techniques.  Strictly follows all policies and procedures related to proper infection control practices of the KidZone.
  • Maintains confidentiality of member and guest information.
  • Uses department scripts to effectively communicate with other departments, members, guests and coworkers and students in person or over the phone.
  • Demonstrates safe operation of all equipment in compliance with departmental policy, safety, disinfection, infection control and quality control standards.
  • Uses “Red Rules” and safety behaviors to provide safe member service.
  • Demonstrates effective computer skills necessary to carry out the duties of the job.
  • Participates in Inservice Education, updates, and staff meetings to remain current with Vidant and RCH activities and information.
  • With the highest quality customer service, monitor and be accessible to members on the exercise floor providing assistance as needed/requested. 
  • With the highest quality customer service and safety, assist with exercise equipment instruction and supervision; instruct members on appropriate, exercise programs and routines.
  • As a member of the wellness team, assists with the implementation of exercise, wellness and/or retention related programs, classes and events for the Vidant Center.
  • Assist with department responsibilities involving regular cleaning, floor and locker room neatness, equipment organization/safety checks and general facility cleanliness.
  • Assist with membership evaluation (Initial & Re-tests) using various types of assessment tools and prescribed protocols under the supervision of Exercise or Membership staff.  

Minimum Requirements

  • High School education.
  • Current CPR, if not current, must complete within first six months of employment and maintain 

Other Information

  • This position is prn (as needed) 0-19 hours per week
  • Pay rate $7.80-$12.48 per hour.  Actual rate depends on experience.
  • Attach resume to application.

General Statement

It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.

Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.

We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.   Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.


Contact Information

For additional information, please contact:

Gloria Jones, Recruiter

Email: gloria.jones@vidanthealth.com

Tel: (252) 209-3390

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