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Personal Trainer ( 24k)

Job Description

  • Job Reference: JMJM0504
  • Job Title: Person Trainer
  • Salary: £23,000-£24,000 (depending on experience)
  • Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland


Reporting to the Sport Services Officer through the Sports Services Co-ordinator the

Fitness Instructor will be part of the team who will be responsible for fitness

inductions, fitness classes, programming, promotion, membership sales (including


* must have experience taking classes - additional courses completed will be looked upon favourably


  • Supervise use of the gym, strength zone, studio and all fitness activities at the Belfast campus, ensuring the safety of users at all times
  • In consultation with the Sports Services Officer and as a leading member of the sports team on the Belfast campus, to coordinate the planning and delivery of
  • physical activity & sport programmes through classes, challenges and appropriate coaching programmes for students, staff and external users of the university's facilities.
  • Make contacts with student club officials and representatives and develop detailed plans for the provision of quality coaching and fitness programmes to meet the requirements of both club team and individual members on the Belfast campus.
  • To take responsibility for the coordination of all induction classes in both the fitness suite and the strength zone, and train and supervise any additional/casual staff required to work in this area.
  • To initiate and organise new business, sales opportunities, promotion events and increase participation & engagement in the area of campus life for both students and staff, as set by agreed targets.
  • To assist with the promotion and marketing of UU Sport services, programmes and facilities throughout the campus and the wider community to maximise recruitment and retention of members.
  • In consultation with the Performance Services Officer, produce individual programmes (Personal/Performance training plans) and other proposals to meet the fitness requirements and strength and conditioning needs of clubs, individuals and outside groups.

For further information on this vacancy, please apply via the link below or contact John Magill on 028 9033 0250 for a confidential discussion.