Fitness Instructor

The Role:

  • Meet all Health and Safety regulations, guidelines and policy, ensuring that emergency and contingency procedures are followed and all staff are knowledgeable in these procedures
  • Ensure all staff comply with COSHH regulations, manual handling and any other statutory regulations
  • Assist with the supervision of all gym staff ensuring adequate training and full documentation held
  • Provide supervision and adequate staffing of the fitness facilities, in liaison with the Fitness and Studio Manager, and ensure the gym is never left unattended
  • Strictly enforce all current rules and regulations appertaining to the use of the fitness facilities by both members and guests
  • Ensure the correct use and maintenance of all machinery and equipment, and liaise with management regarding the ordering of additional equipment or repair work
  • Undertake all cleaning duties as required and ensure high standards are maintained by all staff and at all times
  • Ensure uniform and appropriate safety clothing and footwear is worn by all staff members when handling chemicals and other such materials
  • Conduct Induction sessions and fitness assessments when required and give appropriate additional information and guidance about safe use of equipment and fitness related issues
  • Carry out and promote personal training as and when required
  • Assist with the co-ordination of the Exercise Class programme and teach classes when cover issues occur (classes taught must be specific to qualifications)
  • Handle member complaints in order to maintain member satisfaction and retention
  • Assist the Fitness and Studio Manager with the day to day running of the Fitness facilities including risk assessments, SOP’s, Rota’s, Gym Challenges and Wellness Events
  • Keep up to date with current trends and qualifications in the health and fitness industry and ensured this knowledge is passed onto teams
  • In general do everything possible to ensure the optimum service to members and their guests whilst using the Fitness Suite

Candidate Specification:

Essential skills & Experience:

  • Minimum Fitness Instructor Level 2 or equivalent qualification essential.
  • Proven experience in Personal Training and Exercise Classes an advantage.
  • Experience of working in a Health and Fitness Facility
  • Flexible and willing to assist in all areas of the complex, when required.
  • Excellent customer service skills with friendly, approachable personality and the ability to work under pressure.

Desirable skills & Experience:

  • Level 3 Personal Training Qualification or higher
  • Relevant, up to date, Group Exercise Qualifications
  • National Pool Lifeguard Qualification
  • First Aid at Work Qualification
  • Excellent telephone manner, great communication skills, organized, numerate and IT proficient

Terms & Conditions:

  • 20 hours per week on shift basis (Alternate Weekends & Monday)
  • Paid annual leave of 20 days plus Bank Holiday entitlement
  • Free meals whilst on duty
  • Free use of The Lensbury’s leisure facilities including gym & swimming pool
  • Excellent training and development opportunities

For further information or to apply please e-mail personnel@lensbury.com

  • Fair Pricing
  • Team Ireland
  • Classic British Hotels
  • British Tourist Authority
  • AIM
  • MIA
  • IACC
  • MPI
  • Fitness Industry Association
  • RYA Training Centre
  • British Canoe Union
  • Amateur Swimming Association
  • Dermalogica
  • Investors in People
  • Conference Cloud
  • Vision 2020
  • London & Partners

Find a hotel room by booking online

X

Check room availability & rates - Book online

You can check our hotel room availability and rates by selecting your preferred date and number of nights below.

Check availability and book now

or call our reservations team on 020 8614 6400