Position: Fitness Instructor
Department: Wellington Health and Fitness Club
Reports to: Gym Manager
Type of Contract: Permanent
Hours: 20 Hours per week
A school like no other, Wellington College is one of the world’s leading co-educational boarding and day schools and has an enviable reputation for excellence and innovation. We’re currently looking for a highly motivated individual with experience of working within the leisure or hospitality industry to join our Wellington Health & Fitness Club.
Situated within the grounds of Wellington College, the Wellington Health & Fitness Club is a private members club, which serves approximately 2,800 members as well as accommodating the College’s PE and Sports programme throughout the academic year. Join us, and you could soon become an integral part of our friendly and professional team.
Helping to conduct fitness assessments and supervised sessions to new and existing members, you will work closely with the Fitness Manager to ensure the smooth day-to-day running of the gym. Holding customer service high on your priority list, you’ll ensure that all customers, whether they’re members of the Club or students, are performing safe and correct exercise techniques, allowing them to make the most of their membership.
As well as having experience in a health and fitness environment, you’ll hold a Level 2 Fitness qualification and be used to working in a fast pace, customer service orientated position. You will be a dedicated team player, confident in your ability to administer basic First Aid, maintaining a calm and professional manner whilst under pressure. Excellent communication skills are important too, enabling you to create an effective dialogue between colleagues, staff, visitors and, where applicable, pupils.
Our excellent staff benefits include free lunch whilst on duty, subsidised membership to the Wellington Health and Fitness Club, contribution to Wellington personal pension scheme and access to a health cash plan. So, if you are committed to contributing towards the College community and keen to keep our levels of customer service high, apply today.
The successful candidates will need to be available for work during the day, evenings and at weekends on a rota basis.
The College is committed to equality and diversity and the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Applicants for any of the positions available at the College must be willing to undergo a number of safeguarding checks including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, reference checks with previous employers and, where applicable, a Barred List, Prohibition and EEA check.
Applicants for this position must include a full education and employment history post-secondary education for child safeguarding purposes, with any gaps of three+ months accounted for. Once you have submitted your application you will not be able to return to it so it is imperative that it is filled in correctly before submission. Incomplete applications may not be considered.Download Job Description Here