Personal Training Apprenticeship Lord Butler Fitness & Leisure Centre

Lord Butler Leisure Centre are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to work towards their Apprenticeship in Personal Training. You will gain valuable experience, a wage and gain a nationally recognised qualification.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 23 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    30 hours shift work, inc weekends and evenings

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    07 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Lord Butler Leisure Centre are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join their dynamic team and start learning from day 1.
As an Apprentice Personal Trainer you will ensure that you and your team provide a stimulating environment for current members, whilst integrating new members through the management and inspection of Point of Sale options.


  • Fitness assessments, consultations and introduction sessions for new members
  • Creating personal exercise plans for members
  • Demonstrating activities for members to follow
  • Showing members how to use exercise machines and free weights correctly
  • In line with health and safety supervise members to make sure they are exercising safely and effectively
  • When on duty act as a point of contact for members dealing with any problems or concerns
  • Complete health and safety checks as and when directed
  • Be the point of contact for new members, taking them through the application process from start to finish including tours. Ensuring the membership database is updated and all relevant paperwork is filed correctly
  • General housekeeping duties in the club, making sure the club is kept to a clean and professional standard
  • Take part in any promotional activity 

All of your training will be delivered by Lifetime training in the form of work based learning. You'll be on a 12 month contract, on 30 hours a week.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

*** You must have your level 2 qualification in Fitness Instructing ***
Customer Service

Personal qualities

Passionate about health and fitness
Dedicated to gaining your Personal Training qualification

Qualifications required

Level 2 Fitness Instructor Qualification

Future prospects

Possible progression towards further qualifications into a full time job

Things to consider

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early. The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year. The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

About the employer

About 1Life Our vision is to engage with people and communities, to enhance lives through health and wellbeing, sport and activity, learning and the arts. 1Life is a market leader in the supply of outsourced quality leisure, cultural and fitness services to Local Authorities, national bodies such as the charity WheelPower and private fitness clubs as well as schools, GPs, PCTs and charities.


Lord Butler Fitness & Leisure Centre


Peaslands Road

Saffron Walden

CB11 3EG

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Training provider

  • Apprenticeship in Personal Training
  • Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT (If you have achieved GCSE grade C or above in these subjects you may be exempt).

Apprenticeship framework

Exercise and Fitness

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link to apply

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 23 Oct 2017