Fitness Programme Volunteer

Campbeltown, Dunoon, Helensburgh, Lochgilphead, Rothesay
Posted 2 years ago

LiveArgyll aims to encourage and facilitate active participation, involvement and engagement through the provision of a range of services.

LiveArgyll caters for approximately 2,600 members across our gyms & facilities and delivers 154 fitness classes per week across the service.

We require Fitness Programme Volunteers to be a minimum of 14 years old.

Your time commitment will be:

  • assisting with delivery of these sessions along with gym duties (session times and days will vary in each LiveArgyll facility)

Your involvement will be:

  • assisting in the delivery of the facilities fitness programmes and other relevant gym related tasks

Your opportunity is:

  • receiving full training by a LiveArgyll Fitness Instructor/Co-ordinator
  • being part of a team and receiving on-going support from the LiveArgyll Fitness Coordinator, Instructors and Facility staff
  • enhancing your CV by gaining valuable experience supporting local residents and visitors to achieve their fitness goals and develop a passion for health and well-being
  • gaining experience and working towards certification of Level 2 Gym Instructor/Group Fitness Instructor where appropriate

Your training will include:

  • a full induction
  • 1st Aid training and support in achieving a nationally recognised Award or Qualification in fitness instruction where appropriate
  • receiving additional training on the specific tasks and responsibilities that you are undertaking supporting the delivery of weekly sessions

The skills we are looking for are:

  • open, warm, friendly and enthusiastic
  • good communication skills
  • ability to interact effectively with customers and staff
  • commitment to the role, excellent timekeeping
  • being reliable and responsible

Who should you contact?

If you are interested in the role, or would just like a little bit more information please contact volunteering@liveargyll.co.uk

Application Form

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