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Job title:
Fitness Instructor
Job reference:
Place Services
From: 18,065 To: 18,065 per annum
37 Hours per week
Closing date:


Recreational Services are looking for a suitably qualified and experienced Fitness Instructor to work within the Councils Fitness Facilities. An exciting opportunity has arisen at Selwyn Jones Sport Centre (soon to be renamed Newton-le-Willows Health and Fitness) to recruit a highly motivated Fitness Instructor with vision, flair and excellent customer care skills. The successful candidate will be part of an inspired and successful team who have a proven track record in achieving high quality results and delivering an excellent service through our Gym Welcome programme.

The Fitness team are about to launch a brand new 90 station Fitness Suite and Les Mills Immersive spin studio, with the new facilities forming part of a major 4.2 million refurbishment programme which will be second to none!!

The successful candidate must be able to complete the fundamentals of the role and should be competent in delivering group exercise classes and have the right skills set to inspire customers.

Ideally we are looking for an individual with first- hand experience working in the Leisure Industry, who enjoys working as part of a team and has excellent communication skills with a good understanding of service delivery.

If you have the relevant experience plus the ability to maintain a demanding work load and assist with the development of new initiatives relating to Fitness, this position would be ideal for you. You must be flexible in terms of hours of work, and willing to work a shift rota including evenings and weekends. The post is based at Selwyn Jones Sports Centre, however you may be required to work at any of the sections’ Sports and Leisure Facilities.

If you hold a Fitness Instructor Level 2 (Recognised Awarding Body) and have the skills and experience to add value to fitness team then we would like to hear from you.

For an informal discussion please contact Jane Ascroft on (01744) 677977.

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