Apprentice Fitness Instructor Absolute Health

Want to kick start your career within the Fitness industry? Absolute Health - Bristol are looking for an enthusiastic individual keen to work towards a Level 2 in Fitness Instruction. You will have the opportunity to gain experience in all areas of the gym.

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

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Closing date: 13 Nov 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 Per Week Inc. Evenings and Weekends

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    20 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    03 Oct 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001316408

  • Positions

    1 available

As an Apprentice Fitness Instructor you will be responsible for ensuring the comfort and safety of users in the gym whilst working towards your Fitness Instructing Level 2. 

We are looking for someone who is interested in completing their Level 2 Gym Instructing Qualification to then move on to their Level 3 in Personal Training,

Within the gym you’ll be responsible for things such as:

  • Helping to create personal exercise plans 
  • Getting practical experience and planning member inductions 
  • Responsible for maintaining high standards of cleanliness in the member’s area. 
  • Participate in club promotional events and generate sales leads
  • Conduct gym tours 
  • Assisting with membership sales
  • Maintain a post-sale rapport with members
  • On reception you’ll be dealing with our members face to face, helping with enquiries

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

Applicants must be self-motivated and target-driven yet able to work within a supportive team environment and possess a "can-do" attitude. 

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


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

You need to have a keen interest in the health and fitness industry and be dedicated to working towards your qualification.

Personal qualities

You must be enthusiastic and able to work well in a team.

Qualifications required

No Qualifications Required

Future prospects

We are looking for someone who is interested in completing their Level 2 Gym Instructing Qualification to then move on to their Level 3 in Personal Training

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

Here at Absolute Health, we are driven to optimise health and performance for busy business professionals in Bristol. Our PURE coaching method will discover where you are, your habits, expectations and desired result. We limit our membership to 199 members to make sure you can make the most of your time at the gym.

Employer

Absolute Health

Address

23

Oxford Street

Bristol

BS2 0QT

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Training provider

  • Apprenticeship in Instructing Exercise and Fitness
  • Functional Skills in Maths
  • Functional Skills in English
  • Functional Skills in ICT

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 apply via the link


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

Apply now

Closing date: 13 Nov 2017