Jul 20, 2021

Group Fitness Instructor - Glen Eira City Council - Closing 2 Aug 2021

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  • Bentleigh East Victoria, Australia
casual instructing fitness

Job Description

  • Join a fun, motivated and high performing team
  • Multiple casual opportunities available
  • $35-$78 per session + Super (Rates are dependent on experience and qualifications)

About the role

Glen Eira Leisure is looking for experienced and vibrant Group Fitness Instructors to join our team. We are an industry leader in health and wellness, offering over 300 Group Fitness classes per week at GESAC, the Caulfield Recreation Centre and Carnegie Swim Centre.

The Group Fitness Instructor is responsible for facilitating and conducting Group Fitness classes whilst motivating clients in a supportive and encouraging manner.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Set up and take down equipment before and after classes
  • Keep members up to date with centre promotions
  • Provide guidance to trainee instructors

We are currently seeking instructors for the following classes:

  • LES Mills Tone
  • Aqua
  • Reformer
  • Zumba

About you

To be successful in this role you will be energetic and uplifting, delivering classes that are fun and maintain high attendance levels. You will have excellent customer service skills and maintain a professional relationship with members, ensuring all communications are positive and constructive.

Other requirements include:

  • Cert III in Fitness, Fitness Leaders Course, Exercise to Music Module or Group Exercise Leader Les Mills
  • Current First Aid and CPR Certificate (or willing to obtain)
  • Employee Working with Children Check (or willing to obtain)
  • Relevant Program Certification (Such as Zumba, Les Mills etc)
  • Demonstrated experience in delivering exceptional Group Fitness classes
  • Knowledge of relevant classes, programs and equipment used in fitness

Please note the successful candidate must be willing to undergo a police records check and pre-employment medical for the purpose of employment. Candidates must also provide evidence of current qualifications and registrations.

About Glen Eira Leisure

Glen Eira Leisure (GEL) is a part of Glen Eira City Council (GECC). GEL owns and operates three industry leading aquatic and recreation facilities and prides itself on providing leading edge services to all ages and members of the community. Glen Eira Sports and Aquatic Centre (GESAC) is one of Australia's premier Sports and Aquatic Centres that features state of the art aquatics, fitness, sports, rehabilitation, wellness, café and occasional care facilities. Carnegie Swim Centre (CSC) is a seasonal outdoor pool which has been servicing the community for over 60 years. Caulfield Recreation Centre (CRC) is a fully equipped gym which offers personal training and group fitness classes. With over 1.7 million attendances annually, these popular facilities are widely used by the local and regional community.

Working at Glen Eira City Council

The City of Glen Eira is a dynamic municipality located within the south-east metropolitan region of Melbourne, approximately 10 kilometres from the CBD. Council provides a range of services to over 155,000 residents from more than 160 cultural backgrounds and over 16,000 businesses.

Glen Eira City Council is a collaborative, values-based organisation that strives for innovation. Our 1,600 employees bring their diverse backgrounds and varied experiences and perspectives to an inclusive and flexible work environment, creating a unique and vibrant culture that is representative of the municipality it services.

Recognised as an Employer of Choice, we seek people who share our community focused values and have a desire to create positive local impact.

Employee Benefits

  • Extensive Learning and Development programs
  • Reward and recognition programs
  • Comprehensive leave entitlements
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Corporate gym memberships

How to apply

Please attach your resume along with a cover letter detailing your experience and how it relates to the role. You will also be asked to answer a set of screening questions after submitting your application.

For further information please contact Frank Lennard on (03) 9575 7112 or at FLennard@geleisure.com.au

Glen Eira City Council prides itself on being an equal opportunity employer and a child safe organisation. As a Council, we are committed to:

  • Providing a diverse and inclusive workplace that values the safety and wellbeing of children and young people, as well as all our employees;
  • Receiving applications from people of all diverse abilities, skills, languages, cultures and backgrounds including: people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and LGBTIQ and gender diverse people;
  • Reconciliation and supporting the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander aspirations.

If you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander and require advice and support with the recruitment process, contact our Aboriginal Civic and Cultural Officer on T: 03 9524 3333 or E: MBickford@gleneira.vic.gov.au

We value the knowledge, skills and talents that all people can share with our workforce and community.

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