Gymnastics Instructor Resume Example

Nilda Melissa Diaz, CPRW
By Nilda Melissa Diaz, CPRW, Career Advice Expert Last Updated: December 30, 2022
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Searching for a new job can be stressful, but with a great resume, you can get the gymnastics instructor job you’ve been wanting.  Your resume is one of the best tools you have to market yourself. Take this opportunity to highlight your skills and professional achivements


As a gymnastic instructor it is important to highlight your experience instructing. If you have not previously taught gymnastics, try to find something else that you have taught or coached to highlight so that the hiring manager is confident in your abilities. Another thing to stress is your superb interpersonal skills because as a gymnastics instructor, you will be working with a lot of different people.


Take a look at our gymnastics instructor resume samples to help guide you as you write your own outstanding resume.

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Delilah Knox

123 Fake Street
City, State, Zip Code
Cell: 000-000-0000


Gymnastics Instructor and Coach who leverages experience with a diverse client base to meet each client’s unique needs. Comfortable working with wide age range. Life-long passion for gymnastics with experience in private instruction and camp settings.


  • Gymnastics
  • Tumbling
  • Cheerleading
  • Dance
  • Motivational
  • Competition preparation
  • Able to lift and move equipment
  • Expertise in spotting children
  • Work well with parents and kids
  • Current CPR and First Aid Certifications


February 2008 to Current
Company Name City, State
Gymnastics Instructor and Coach

  • Create and implement lesson plans for gymnastics classes.
  • Work one-on-one with students to motivate and improve performance.
  • Coordinate with dance and cheerleading coaches to develop complementary programs.
  • Maintain equipment in safe working order.
  • Fill in for dance and cheerleading coaches as needed.
  • Ensure classroom participants learn routines the correct and safe way.
  • Prepare students for competitions on regional, state, and national levels.

August 2005 to January 2008
Company Name City, State
Gymnastics Instructor

  • Provided private gymnastics instruction, cheerleading support, and dance coaching to girls age 10-17.
  • Developed customer instructional, training, strengthening, and performance-improving programs for each client.
  • Improved client performance with individual routines and competitions by an average of 25%.

April 2000 to July 2005
Company Name City, State
Gymnastics Instructor

  • Instructed gymnastics classes for multiple age and skill levels, from beginner to advanced classes.
  • Taught all students fundamental principles of gymnastics, safe practices, and camp regulations.
  • Managed all paperwork including consent forms, medical releases, and accident reports.


02 University of Southern California City, State
Bachelor of Science Sports Management

  • Coursework in Health and Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Kinesiology
  • Competed in gymnastics at national level
  • Football team cheerleader
  • Dance team member