Fitness Instructor - York Hall Leisure Centre
Based: York Hall Leisure Centre Up to 11,317 per annum (20 hours per week)
GLL is looking for a Fitness Instructor based at York Hall Leisure Centre in Tower Hamlets. If you have plenty of energy, ambition and expertise, this is your chance to help people to achieve their fitness potential by becoming a Fitness Instructor a leisure sector leader.
If you love variety, you'll thrive here, as you never know who you'll be supporting next. A typical day could be anything from providing a personal service in the gym and offering workout advice to checking the equipment and even teaching classes. That means we're looking for a Fitness Instructor with physical fitness, combined with a can-do attitude and the eye for detail needed for paperwork. An obvious passion for all things fitness will need to shine through all you do too, so that you can make a positive difference to people's lives.
As a Fitness Instructor, part of your role is to inspire people to train independently and keep coming back. So, it all starts with an induction, for you to understand someone's ability and ambitions - and ultimately, devise a bespoke programme that suits their needs. As a real people-person, this will come naturally as you quickly build people's trust and confidence. Of course, you'll also need knowledge of health and safety legislation and experience gained in a busy leisure/fitness centre and the following qualifications: NVQ level 2 Fitness Instructor and Emergency First Aid at Work.
In return, we offer a range of benefits that you'd expect from the UK's largest leisure provider:
Ride to work scheme
Discounted membership at our leisure centres
The opportunity to join the GLL Society and have a say in how we're run plus associated social events
Ongoing training and development to help you to be the best
If you have the passion and skills for this role, apply now
Closing date: 29th August 2021
All pay rates are subject to skills, experience, qualifications and location.
To be shortlisted for the role, internal applicants will need to demonstrate their commitment to GLL by becoming a Society member where eligible.
GLL is the UK's largest leisure and cultural services provider and one of the first and largest leisure social enterprises. Our aim is to get more people, more active, more of the time whilst making leisure and community facilities accessible and affordable. We partner with local authorities to run leisure centres, swimming pools, libraries, children's centres, spas, events spaces and world-class sporting venues such as the Copper Box Arena and London Aquatics Centre on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - all under our Better brand. As a not-for-profit organisation, we're different. Passionate about seeing our communities thrive, we invest back into our facilities, projects and people and are an Investors in People Silver Award employer.
GLL is an equal opportunities employer.