Fitness Advisor

17 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
South Norfolk Council has an exciting opportunity for a Fitness Advisor to join the team based in Wymondham Leisure Centre. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis and you will receive £17,243 - £18,431 per annum.

Build a career that can improve quality of life?

Do you enjoy fitness, wellbeing and thrive on being part of busy team working a range of shifts and dealing with the public working? Want to work in a modern setting with latest equipment? Then read on...

What you could be part of…

Join the team of a 3000 member leisure centre in the thriving market town of Wymondham. The centre is modern and boasts an 80+ station fitness facility with a comprehensive functional training area in addition to free weights, cardio and fixed weights. The role is part time and the successful candidate would be encouraged to develop a Personal Training Business and teach group exercise classes in addition.

Working at South Norfolk Council would enable you to be part of an organisation which is proud to deliver high-quality, customer focussed services. Our success comes from us being commercially astute and business-like. Continuous improvement is also vital and our employees challenge themselves to develop new and innovative ways to improve the services that make a real difference to people’s lives.

What you’ll be doing as our Fitness Advisor:

- Supervising the fitness areas

- Carrying out inductions, orientations and programmes

- Assisting with show rounds from the public and schools

- Ensuring the centre is well run and ready for business

- Our teams work across our 3 leisure centres so need to be able to have their own means transport and enjoy this flexible working style

- Personal training or class teaching (for those with level 3 fitness qualification and class instructing qualifications)

What we’re looking for in our Fitness Advisor:

A level 2 fitness qualification as well as previous experience in a leisure/fitness environment carrying out gym inductions, fitness programmes and supporting members progress. You must also have with strong customer service, communication and team working skills.

Benefits of becoming Fitness Advisor:

Our package includes employer pension contributions of 15%, performance related pay up to 4%, 23 days holiday increasing to 28 days after 5 years plus bank holidays (pro-rata for part time employees), compassionate leave and sickness entitlement for times of need. As a Platinum Investors in People you will have regular reviews with your line manager and a personal development plan. We also support towards volunteering days in the community and encourage staff to be involved with fun activities to raise money for local and national charities.

If you feel you are the right candidate for the role as our Fitness Advisor then please click ‘apply’ now, we’d love to hear from you!

Closing date: 28 March 2019

Interview Date: 04/05 April 2019

Please note that this post is subject to a satisfactory disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service

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