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The Academy of Woodlands

Personal Trainer

Job Title: Personal Trainer

Reporting to: Arts & Sports Manager


  1. 19 hours per week £8,664
  2. 27.5 hours per week £12,540
  3. 28 hours per week £12,768
  4. 25.5 hours per week £11,628
  5. 23 hours per week £10,488

The Academy of Woodlands is a community facility consisting of a Primary School, Nursery, Sports Centre, Gymnasium and Arts Centre and Coffee Shop.

We are looking to recruit 5 highly motivated Personal Trainers to work in our Gymnasium and Sports Centre.

It is envisaged that the successful applicants would be highly motivated, work well as part of a team, in addition to being extremely organised and thorough in their work. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to earn additional income from personal training sessions. All positions are part-time working across a 7 day rota between the hours of 7.30am -10.00pm. All positions will offer at least 2 consecutive days off per week.

The ideal candidates will be able to provide inspiring fitness coaching to members - giving advice, guidance and programming to clients on all aspects of exercise and related subjects.


  • Provide safe, appropriate, fun and results focused fitness coaching to clients.
  • Conduct client inductions and fitness assessments.
  • Maintain full product knowledge of the services available at the centre and advise clients accordingly.
  • Supervise clients to ensure correct use of fitness equipment.
  • Consistently and actively apply good housekeeping principles such as - turning off lights and equipment when not in use - contributing to our strategy to reduce utility consumption and carbon footprint.
  • Increase new Memberships through tours of facility.
  • Providing cover on reception- answering phone calls, welcoming members, checking members in to the gym.
  • Cleaning of gym equipment and sports centre in accordance with the needs of the business.

Essential Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication skills - must be open, honest, approachable and have an outgoing personality
  • The ability to empathise and work with customers of all age groups and levels of ability.
  • Exercise Instruction and Coaching
  • Exercise Programming
  • Needs, Analysis and Goal Setting for each individual
  • Desire and willingness to improve their skills and increase earnings through personal training.
  • Hard working - "Willing to go the extra mile"

Personal Trainers will possess at least a Level 3 Fitness Qualification.

Please clearly state on your application which position/s you are applying for

Start Date: To be agreed with successful candidates

Offer of appointment is subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure.

If you believe you would be suitable for this role, please apply via -

Closing date: 26th November 2020

Interviews: 30th November 2020