Get Busy!

The Lancaster Recreation Center offers a variety of recreational programs geared toward participants of all ages! Classes range from fitness and dance to art and education. Everyone must have a valid Recreation ID Card in order to participate in classes. Register at the Lancaster Recreation Center or call 972-218-3700 for more information.

Class Instructors Wanted

Are you interested in earning some extra money? Do you have a special talent, skill, or knowledge that you would like to share? Have you been told that you are a great leader or teacher?

Instructor Positions

The Lancaster Parks & Recreation Department is seeking contract instructors to teach a variety of youth, adult, and senior programs. Teach a class in fitness, art, dance, creative writing, life skills, and more. There are openings for both 1-time seminars and ongoing courses. Instructors are independent contractors, and not City employees.

Personal Trainers Needed

We are currently looking for certified personal trainers with fitness training experience or education to join our team.
This position will be a contract instructor position.

Requirements include: Conducting need analysis, health screenings, fitness and body composition assessments.
Introduce clients to fitness programs and services.
Design fitness programs and nutritional plans for clients.
Consult and educate and provide clients with complete wellness solutions.
Meticulously record clients’ progress, follow through and provide exceptional customer service.
Create a ‘wow’ factor for clients.
Establish and nurture relationships with clients.

More Information

For more information on how to become a contract instructor, personal trainer with the City of Lancaster, click on a category to email the appropriate staff person:
Athletic Camps/Clinics
Education/Community Resources
Visual/Performing Arts