Certified Personal Trainers / Class Instructors / Strength & Movement Coaches

WHP Studios are weight-neutral personal training studios in Andersonville, Chicago. We provide personalized and supportive training in inclusive, safe spaces that are aligned with a HAES (Health at Every Size) approach.

We are looking for Certified Personal Trainers, to help champion the fitness journey of our clients.

The Trainer will be responsible for managing their own client sessions and class schedule, and producing training and instruction videos. They will also proactively grow their client list by marketing themselves in the local Chicago community and online via social media, etc.

The Trainer should be committed to continuing education, adapting exercises and programs for varying fitness levels, movement goals and body types and should personally pursue best practices in nutrition and fitness.

This is a part-time W2 position, with opportunity to grow into full-time. Competitive compensation is based on experience. 1099/independent contractor agreements will also be considered.


Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develops safe, professional and comprehensive personal training programs to ensure clients are satisfied with their workout program and remain motivated to attain their personal fitness goals
  • Monitors and instructs clients during personal training sessions on the safe and effective use of cardiovascular, flexibility and strength training equipment
  • Conducts fitness consultations for new clients including pre-participation screening, Medical History, Lifestyle questionnaire, and goal setting to assess and recommend personal training programs
  • Fulfills service requirements such as fitness assessments and equipment operations, service desk duties, fitness equipment cleaning and sanitation management
  • Leads and promotes group fitness classes that engage attendees and promote increased movement and improved overall health
  • Promotes and sells personal training programs and services
  • Completes all administrative requirements associated with each client’s fitness plan
  • Remains current on certifications and new trends in the industry


Position Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 1+ year of personal training experience, preferred, not required, will train the right candidate
  • Certified Personal Trainer certification
  • CPR and AED Certified

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Internship, Temporary, Contract

Pay: $25.00 – $100.00 per hour


  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • On call
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Commission pay
  • Signing bonus
  • Tips

If interested, please contact us with your social media account/s, what interests you about us and how we can help achieve your fitness career goals!