CE Workshop | How to Get Hired as a Yoga Teacher

July 27, 2022, 12pm ET

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About This Workshop

Feeling frustrated trying to land your first or next yoga teaching position? It can be difficult to get your foot in the door at a new studio. Learn how to successfully navigate the hiring process to build confidence and help you land your next teaching position at a studio, community/recreation center, or health facility. In this workshop, you will learn:

  • Where to find the best yoga teacher jobs
  • How to “sell” yourself without feeling inauthentic
  • The best ways to present yourself on paper and in-person to land the job

About the Presenters

Sheri Fisher received her M.A. in Transpersonal (Spiritual) Psychology from Atlantic University and her B.S. in Business from Colorado State University. She completed her 200-hour yoga teacher training in 2010 and has been practicing, teaching and studying yoga since. Sheri is registered with Yoga Alliance as an E-RYT® 200, RYT® 500 and a YACEP (Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider). Sheri’s book, Standing Room Only: How to Be THAT Yoga Teacher, helps new yoga teachers bridge the gap between their 200-hour YTT and teaching exceptional classes. Fisher is an experienced presenter of many yoga and life coaching workshops and specializes in teaching The Five Pillars of Powerful Teaching to yoga teachers and fitness instructors.

Dr. John Cottrell moved to Salt Lake City in 1994 for a clinical psychology internship with Valley Mental Health. There, he gained a broad range of experience including child and adolescent psychotherapy, drug and alcohol treatment, psychological and neuropsychological testing, and group/couples therapy. While still working as a psychotherapist, John taught fitness classes ranging from weightlifting to hip hop dance aerobics in the gym. He later added yoga to his fitness routine in 2000. As a certified yoga instructor, personal trainer, and sports nutritionist, John offers a variety of ways to create a healthy living. John also started his own business, “Mbody,” in 2008 and offers Yoga Therapy as a Certified Yoga Therapist (IAYT), Nutrition Coaching, Personal Training, private and group yoga lessons, workshops, and retreats. He just self-published his second book, Some More Yoga, Please, which compliments his first book, Yoga With Intention: A Yogic Life Journey from Awareness to Honoring.

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