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Health and Fitness Consultants

University of Sheffield - Sport Sheffield

Location: Sheffield
Salary: £16,146 to £16,766
Hours: Part Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 3rd December 2018
Closes: 14th December 2018
Job Ref: UOS021068

Location: Goodwin Sports Centre, Northumberland Road

Working Pattern: 

Three posts are available:

1) 33.15 hours per week (38 weeks per year in University term time)

Working a 4 week rota during term time Monday to Friday and includes early, middle and late shifts.

2) 33.15 hours per week (fixed term ending June 2018)

Working a 4 week rota Monday to Friday and includes early, middle and late shifts. This is a fixed term contract until the end of June 2019.

3) 11.65 hours per week

Working Saturdays and Sundays.

Salary: Grade 2 (pro rata based on 35 hours) per annum, with potential to progress to £17,079 per annum through sustained exceptional contribution. Potential additional earnings through Personal Training may be available subject to qualifications and experience

We have an exciting opportunity at Sport Sheffield for someone with a passion for health and fitness looking to use their skills and experience to make an impact on our customers.

We are looking to appoint knowledgeable, enthusiastic, passionate and friendly people. Our service and commitment to our customers is paramount in everything we do. You will use your skills and knowledge to help all customers achieve their health and fitness goals.

Sport Sheffield is a department of the University of Sheffield which manages all aspects of sport, including facilities and related services. The facilities include 170 station gym, 33.3m pool, strength and conditioning room, bouldering wall, squash courts, sports hall, studios, extensive outdoor pitch provision.

Open to students and the wider community, Sport Sheffield, is a great place to be and for those looking for development pathways we can offer a bright future in sport, health and fitness.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a vibrant, energetic and forward thinking workforce. We are at an exciting stage in our development as we look to add a number of staff to our already thriving team, enabling us to take steps towards developing our new vision for sport.  

You will have a key role to play to ensure that we provide a quality sporting experience for students and other customers.

As the post holder you will be expected to provide individual instruction, support, advice and encouragement to customers who use the University’s Fitness Centre, helping them maximise the effectiveness of their health and fitness activities.

Where appropriate you will be asked to teach classes, lead small group sessions and assist with events that may take place away from the fitness centre.

Personal training may also be available for those who have the right amount of experience, knowledge and ability!

Opportunities for career development as a stand-in Team Supervisor may be available for anyone showing a flair in an operational team environment.

We’re one of the best not-for-profit organisations to work for in the UK. The University’s Total Reward Package includes a competitive salary, a generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses to support your personal and professional development.

We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles from across the world, whose talent and contributions complement each other to greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers greater impact through research, teaching and student experience.

To find out what makes the University of Sheffield a remarkable place to work follow @sheffielduni and @ShefUniJobs on Twitter for more information.

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