We Are Hiring Pilates Teachers

Posted December, 2022

Internal Fire Pilates is a beautiful, vibrant, and fully equipped boutique Pilates studio located in Mill Valley, CA. We offer private, duet, and small group class instruction as well as Pilates Education Lab, our in-house Classical Pilates teacher training program.

We are in immediate need of comprehensively trained Pilates teachers who are willing to do the groundwork to build shifts and maintain client relationships. We offer highly competitive pay (DOE) and a warm, supportive, and positive work environment that fosters continued learning. We are a passionate crew of teachers who love sharing knowledge and insights with each other. Our hope is to find someone who is extremely professional, knowledgeable, energetic, flexible, responsible, and shares workspace easily.  

We prefer that you are certified by a comprehensive Classical Pilates program but are open to hiring the right person certified through another comprehensive program. As an employee, you would have the opportunity to increase your range as a teacher through our Pilates Education Lab (PEL); our fully certified teaching staff receive a 50% discount on the PEL Teacher Training Program; our staff also enjoys a 15% discount on our regular group classes and merchandise as well as a ‘Professional Rate’ for Private lessons. We offer a tiered pricing structure, so there is room to grow even for a newer teache

As an employee, you will receive accrued Sick Pay benefits, Worker’s Compensation Coverage, and CalSavers 401K benefits. All liability insurance is covered by Internal Fire Pilates, Inc.

The ideal candidate:
~Has a high level of knowledge about the Pilates method and Pilates history
~Is always evolving/learning and has a growth mindset
~Understands that we are constantly learning from the other staff members and our clients
~Has excellent communication skills
~Is a team player
~Is flexible and interested in contributing to the schedule where needed
~Exudes professionalism in appearance, attitude, and client management
~Stays current on the latest research on the body, movement, and health
~Knows how to think on their feet and adapt exercises to the needs of the body in front of them
~Has additional skills/training in rehabilitation/bodywork and/or special populations
~Maintains their own regular Pilates practice
~Has years of experience under their belt and has a dedicated following
~Is comfortable teaching private lessons, duets, and group classes (4-5 max students)

Employees enjoy:
~Employer payroll tax contributions toward social security, disability and unemployment benefits
~Complete freedom to set your own schedule/shifts/days off/vacations, etc.
~15% Discount on all services at the studio (minus those that are offered at a discount already like the Community Classes)
~15% Discount off studio merchandise, including active wear and fitness gear
~50% Discount on Pilates Education Lab Classical Teacher Training Program
~HIGHLY competitive pay ($42-$90 DOE)
~High level Instructor classes led by Expert and 2nd Generation Teachers that encourage maintaining a strong personal practice
~Continuing Education opportunities with Anatomy and Pilates-based workshops

If interested, please contact Sharon Gallagher-Rivera at 415.360.3008 or by email at 

You can view our website at and our training program at

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