Health and Fitness Officer
- Title: Health and Fitness Officer
- Type: Facilities / Operational
- Employer: London Borough of Barking & Dagenham, Adult & Community Services Department, Leisure Arts & Olympic Division
- Salary: 17,310-18,399 depending on experience and qualifications
We are looking for qualified, enthusiastic people to join our team. You should also be committed and possess excellent communication skills.
The successful applicants will be required to undertake the supervision of fitness studios, fitness testing, inductions and programming for exercise referrals and other users. A flexible approach to work hours is essential, as evening and weekend shift work is required.
Candidates should hold a recognised fitness qualification, e.g., YMCA or Premier, and good command of written and verbal English language is essential.
Candidates should have experience of and enjoy working with the public. Knowledge of experience of exercise referral schemes would be an advantage.
Successful candidates will have the opportunity for self-development and to become part of an exciting and continuously evolving team of leisure providers who are aiming to be the best in the country.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and a comprehensive screening process will be undertaken on successful applicants including a Disclosure check (Applicant Declaration must be completed and returned with application).
Special Instructions: Please visit the following link to apply online: http://www.lbbd.gov.uk/7-hr/job.cfm?id=1204.
Alternatively, request an application pack by calling 020 8215 3001 or by emailing email@example.com quoting the job reference number ACS335.
We are unable to process requests for application packs later than three working days before the closing date.
Closing Date: 05.06.2009
Contact: Please return your completed application to: Recruitment Team, 3rd Floor, Crown House, 6 Linton Road, Barking, IG11 8HG.