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Instructor positions – group classes

Position overview

Merrithew Flagship Studio, located in our head office in Toronto, is looking for upbeat, motivated and certified STOTT PILATES® instructors for group classes.

We are currently looking for highly motivated and dynamic instructors to who are interested in teaching group classes and providing an exceptional client experience to join our studio team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for Pilates and helping others improve their lives through health and fitness. If you are a professional Pilates instructor who is energetic, friendly, willing to learn, build relationships with potential and existing clients, lead engaging and effective group classes on various Pilates apparatuses, you’ll be a great addition to the team.


  • Teaching Pilates Mat and Reformer based classes to up to 9 clients per class using proper form and safe methods
  • Visually inspecting the equipment prior to each class to ensure it is in good working order and safe to use
  • Maintaining a clean and orderly workout environment

Qualifications required

  • Must have STOTT PILATES Certification (Matwork I, Reformer I and Injuries & Special Populations are required; Cadillac, Chair & Barrels and Advanced Certification ideal)
  • Energetic, positive and motivational teaching style
  • Must be available a minimum of 5 hours per week (specifically early mornings, evenings and Saturdays)
  • Punctual, reliable and dedicated
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of anatomy and human movement
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and customer service skills
  • Group class teaching experience an asset
  • Professional demeanor
  • Demonstrated experience as a team player


  • Instructor incentive program
  • Internal continuing education credits
  • Career path opportunities
  • Unlimited use of studio facilities for personal workouts
Apply now

Please note that at the present time, we will only consider those applicants who are legally authorized to work in Canada.

Merrithew is committed to providing accessible employment practices that comply with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation during any stage of the recruitment and selection process, please indicate so by notifying Human Resources.

About Merrithew

Merrithew, Leaders in Mindful Movement, was co-founded by Lindsay and Moira Merrithew in 1988. For over 30 years they have been dedicated to enriching the lives of others by providing responsible exercise modalities and innovative fitness brands across the globe. Merrithew’s premier Pilates brand, STOTT PILATES®, delivers best-in class Pilates education and media to everyone from avid exercisers, elite athletes, and pre/post-natal clients, to rehab and fitness professionals, and is used by studios worldwide.

Other high-end Merrithew fitness brands include ZEN•GA®, Total Barre®, CORE Athletic Conditioning & Performance Training and Halo® Training. Merrithew has trained over 50,000 students in over 100 countries. Merrithew’s Media Division (MMD) produces print and video-based content for professional and consumer markets.