Job No: BC1127
We are looking for a motivated and experienced Group Fitness Instructor to join the Key Venues Health and Fitness Team. Vacancies currently exist at 2 venues; Blacktown Aquatic Centre and Charlie Lowles Leisure Centre Emerton.
Group Fitness Instructors are required to instruct a range of group fitness activities for a variety of target markets ensuring an enjoyable experience for all participants. We are looking for Group Fitness Instructors experienced with instructing either Aqua classes or dry land based classes particularly Yoga and Les Mills instructors qualified in Body Pump or Body Combat.
If you love fitness and have experience in teaching group exercise then this is the role for you!
About the opportunity
An exciting opportunity exists to join the Key Venues section of Blacktown City Council.
Key Venues consists of 10 of Council’s premier sport and leisure facilities. We deliver first class activity and program choice, we promote Blacktown City as the leader in sport, recreation and leisure and we give every visitor and customer a safe and memorable experience. Our values are team work, customer focus, innovations and commitment to safety.
Blacktown Aquatic Centre was recently renovated to include a crèche and extension to the gym area. The Health and Fitness Studio area includes cardio and strength equipment as well as a range of aqua and fitness classes.
Charlie Lowles Leisure Centre Emerton boasts two multipurpose courts as well as aqua and group fitness programming.
Qualifications and Experience
- Accredited Fitness Leader (Fitness Australia, Fitrec, Physical Activity Australia or equivalent)
- Current CPR Certificate
- Experience working both within a team environment and as a ‘self-starter’
- Experience of working with schools, corporate groups, sporting clubs and/or associations
- Current Working With Children Check.
- Current 1st Aid Certificate
- Accredited Group Fitness Instructor (eg. Step)
- Accredited Les Mills Instructor
- Accredited Aqua Instructor
- Accredited Boxercise Instructor
- Accredited Yoga Instructor
- Accredited Pilates Instructor.
Remuneration & Benefits
A class rate of $50 applies for this position. For non-teaching hours an hourly rate applies of $27.5211 per hour (Grade 5, Level 1) plus 25% casual loading.
The salary and conditions of employment are in accordance with Blacktown City Council’s Enterprise Agreement.
This position has been identified as child related work, in accordance with the Child Protection (Working with Children) Regulation 2013. Therefore, your application must include a Working with Children Check (WWCC) number.
For further information, go to www.newcheck.kids.nsw.gov.au.
Our Commitment to Safety
Blacktown City is committed to safety. We have introduced alcohol and other drug testing at the pre-employment phase, and via a series of random tests, tests where there may be reasonable suspicion and / or post reportable incident testing for Council workers.
Best of luck.