Gym Instructor - Part-Time (Mornings)

Other
Part Time
Experienced
Published on 19/12/2023
On Premises

Job Description

Overview

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Gym Instructor to join our team on a part-time basis. In this role, you will provide personalised fitness guidance and support to our guests and members in our state-of-the-art gym facility.  

The ideal candidate will have prior experience in a similar role, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.  

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Conducts thorough fitness assessments for hotel guests and/or gym members, taking into consideration their health history, fitness goals and preferences.  
  • Develops personalised workout plans tailored to individual needs, ensuring a safe and effective fitness experience. 
  • Provides a comprehensive orientation of the gym facilities, equipment and services to the new members and/or guests.  
  • Provides private personal training sessions for guests seeking personalised attention and guidance.  
  • Plans and conducts engaging group fitness classes for guests with varying fitness levels as required.  
  • Demonstrates exercises, correct techniques and motivates individuals to achieve their fitness objectives.  
  • Monitors and maintains gym equipment, ensuring it is clean, functional and safe for use. 
  • Retains and updates the required guest documentation, in line with established regulations and/or Standard Operating Procedures.  
  • Reports any equipment issues promptly to the relevant department for timely resolution. 
  • Enforces safety guidelines and proper use of equipment to prevent injuries in as much as possible.  
  • Ensures that the gym is maintained to high standards of cleanliness and upkeep at all times, including replenishing of items such as water, towels etc.  
  • Stay informed about the latest fitness trends, techniques and safety protocols to enhance guest experience. 
  • Fosters a welcoming and friendly atmosphere in the gym, creating a positive and motivating environment.  
  • Responds to guest inquiries, provide fitness advise and assist with any concerns related to the gym facility. 
  • Handles and, where necessary, escalates guest complaints and incidents, such as accidents or emergencies, as per established procedures.  
  • Coordinates with the Hotel’s wellness and spa teams to offer integrated health and wellness services to guests.  
  • Collaborates with other Hotel departments to ensure a seamless and holistic guest experience.  
  • Carries out other job-related duties as required. 

Qualifications & Work Experience

  • In possession of a valid and accredited fitness certification from a reputable fitness institution.  
  • A minimum of two years' experience in a similar role, preferably within a luxury hotel or high-end hospitality environment. 
  • Excellent communication skills, with fluency in spoken and written English. Proficiency in other languages will be considered an advantage.   
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to build rapport with guests and colleagues alike. 
  • A commitment to delivering a high level of guest service. 
  • Knowledge in general nutrition and wellness will be considered an advantage.