Fitness Instructor Apprenticeship MUSIC AND SPORT LIMITED

Looking for a future career in Fitness? Then apply to become a qualified fitness instructor at Fit4less in Southwark through one of our award winning apprenticeships!

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

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Closing date: 16 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

    30 hours shift work, inc weekends and evenings

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    23 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    6 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001308582

  • Positions

    1 available

As a fitness instructor you will be responsible for ensuring the comfort and safety of users at Fit4less whilst working towards your Fitness Instructing Level 2.

Are you passionate about fitness and leisure and want to start your career in this industry?

Are you energetic and enthusiastic? If you would like to be part of a leading organisation that reward and develop their team, we would like to hear from you.

Within the gym you’ll be getting hands on practical experience and planning member inductions as well as being responsible for maintaining high standards of cleanliness in the member’s area.

As an Apprentice Fitness Instructor 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.

You will also learn how to:
• Reflect on and develop own practice in providing exercise and physical activity
• Promote health, safety and welfare in active leisure and recreation
• Work with clients to help them to adhere to exercise and physical activity All funded learners will need to achieve
• Plan and prepare gym-based exercise
• Instruct and supervise gym-based exercise

Experience with gym equipment would be an advantage but not necessary as this can taught on the job and through the apprenticeship.
There are opportunities to develop further skills around sales & promotions for the right applicant.


This is an Apprenticeship position working towards the Level 2 in fitness instructing you’ll be working 30 hours per week on a shift rota. The training is government funded and is provided by Lifetime Training.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Candidates must have a keen interest within the leisure industry and want to progress within this field. You must also have great communication and customer service skills along with determination to succeed and work hard.

Personal qualities

  • Passionate about health and fitness
  • Dedicated to gaining your Fitness Instructor qualification

Qualifications required

No Qualifications Required

Future prospects

On going 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

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.

About the employer

Fit4less Southwark offers you a smarter way to exercise for the smarter person and great value at only £22.99 per month & No contract! Your gym is situated in the perfect location only 3 minutes’ walk from Southwark underground, under 4 minutes’ from Borough and opposite the Crown Court. Whether you are an experienced user or new to the gym our fully air conditioned gym and studio area will provide all the cardio, resistance, free weights, functional, boxing and stretch equipment as well as a variety of classes included in the price.

Employer

MUSIC AND SPORT LIMITED

Address

1 Pocock Street, Units 4,5a & 5b

London

SE1 0FN

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Training provider

•  L2 Diploma in Instructing Exercise and Fitness
•  Technical Certificate  in Fitness Instructing
•  Functional Skills in Maths and English (If you have achieved GCSE grade C or above in these subjects you may be exempt).

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: 16 Oct 2017