Yoga Instructor

  • Vancouver, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

The Fortius Institute 

The Fortius Institute is an integrated team of sport medicine, science and training leaders committed to best practices in prevention, performance, treatment, education and research. Our institute is resident at the Fortius Athlete Development Centre in the Central Valley Sports Complex in Burnaby, British Columbia. The Fortius Institute, a truly-integrated single professional business unit, is part of Fortius Sport & Health.

Our Vision

A sport culture strengthened by athletes achieving their full potential and realizing the life-long benefits of sport.

Our Mission

To help transform sport and health on the strength of the most efficient and effective integration of sport medicine, science and training expertise.

Job Description



  • Prepare and deliver group yoga classes in a fun and motivated environment
  • Provide exceptional customer service, creating and cultivating solid client-instructor relationships
  • Collaborate with members the Fortius Sport & Health team to identify, develop and provide desired classes
  • Maintain knowledge of all Fortius policies, procedures and protocols
  • Maintain all professional certifications
  • Participate in department meetings
  • Maintain a strong professional presence in the community
  • Maintain fitness area in a safe and clean manner
  • Actively contribute to marketing activities including social media initiatives
  • Assist with assessing quality of client care
  • Other duties may be assigned as required






Qualifications, Skills & Experience:


  • Minimum of Level 1 200 hour teaching certification
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a related position responsible for developing and implementing yoga classes for a variety of client groups
  • Current First Aid and CPR
  • Able to deal with issues with the utmost professionalism and confidentiality


As a member of the Fortius Institute team, practitioners must consistently demonstrate the following:

  • Delivery of an exceptional client service experience
  • Commitment to collaboration and integration with Institute colleagues
  • Stay active in professional development and maintain current expert knowledge in the field
  • Embody a philosophy of professionalism, excellence, health and wellness at all times
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Effective use of time and resources
  • Service and results oriented
  • Able to work in a diverse, fast-paced and dynamic environment


Additional Information

We appreciate your interest in Fortius Sport & Health and we will review your application as soon possible. Please note that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  As part of our professional commitment to privacy, all candidate information will be kept in the strictest of confidence. 

All successful candidates will be subject to background check, including criminal and education verification.