Personal Training Apprenticeship Trimnasium

We’re looking for a bright, motivated and enthusiastic individual with a passion for health and fitness to join our small, friendly team at Trimnasium Gym.

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

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Closing date: 05 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £105.00

    Wages explained

    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).

  • Working week

    Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    12 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    08 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001307407

  • Positions

    1 available

Day to day duties:

 

  • Developing and delivering exercise sessions.
  • Assist with the organisation and instruction of classes within the gyms as required.
  • Carry out member inductions.
  • Increasing membership sales and promotional activities.
  • Assist the Fitness Instructor in their day-to-day tasks and help maintain all equipment in working order to an exemplary standard of hygiene and cleanliness.
  • Ensuring regular contact with all customers to maintain retention levels.
  • Aspects of reception work (answering phone calls, emails, face to face enquiries from members).
  • Maintain and look to exceed standards of cleanliness and maintenance in all areas of the gym.
  • And much, much more that will allow you to work with experienced staff gaining essential practise skills!

Previous experience in a customer facing role would be advantageous but comprehensive training can be given to those with natural enthusiasm and a passion for the industry.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Strong communication skills and confidence to interact with members/potential members.
  • The ability to communicate clearly and in a manner that respects the customer is key.
  • An interest within sports together with a high level of fitness/skill within a sport would be advantageous.

Personal qualities

  • A genuine interest in and passion for the fitness industry.
  • Enthusiasm and ability to motivate and inspire others to lead active lifestyles.
  • Ability to work various shifts, including weekends and flexibility to cover when needed.

Qualifications required

  • You must already hold your Level 2 in Fitness Instructing.

Future prospects

Ongoing training and development encouraged by the employer which will give the applicant the opportunity to move on to a full time job.

Things to consider

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received so please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. Evening and weekend work will be required.

About the employer

Cheltenham’s premier Strength & Conditioning and functional gym offering top-class facilities to everyone from elite athletes to the gym-novices….come down and see for yourself the great training environment we have to offer.. we have incorporated state-of-the-art functional training areas, with two 20 metre sprint tracks, a fully equipped sports performance gym, purpose built functional training rig, TRX system, sledges, prowler, “Strongman” equipment, tyres and many more toys to ensure you are NEVER in danger of being bored or wanting to avoid a training session.

Employer

Trimnasium

Address

Pioneer House

Lansdown Station

Queens Road

Cheltenham

GL51 8NP

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Training provider

  • Advanced Apprenticeship in Exercise and Fitness.
  • Functional Skills in Maths (if required).
  • Functional Skills in English (if required).
  • Functional Skills in ICT (if required).

Apprenticeship framework

Exercise and Fitness

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd


Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply!


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

Apply now

Closing date: 05 Oct 2017