Campus
Penryn Campus
Operational/Facilities
Careers Site Advertising End Date
09 Oct 2022
Advertising Salary
£11.07 per hour (£9.50 plus £1.57 holiday pay)
Working on a casual basis

About The Role

We are looking to recruit enthusiastic Sport & Fitness Assistants who will work within the fantastic facilities on campus which include a Sports Hall, Fitness suite, Exercise Studio and Outdoor Sports Pitch. The successful candidates will provide effective support in the efficient running and operations of all our facilities to ensure its users have a safe and enjoyable experience.
 
The Sports Centre on the Penryn Campus was completed in September 2016 and includes a 700sqm four-court sports hall, which is suitable for hire as a multi-use venue, a 150sqm fitness studio and a 350sqm gym with up to 90 stations, equipped by Pulse Fitness.
 
You will be involved in setting up equipment for bookings including exercise classes, various indoor / outdoor sports, bouncy castle parties and large events organised through the onsite events team. In addition, you will clean and maintain equipment, instruct, motivate and guide users to meet their full potential whilst using the Sports Fitness facilities.

About You

We are looking for candidates who hold a nationally recognised level 2 gym instructor certificate, a flexible approach to working hours and relevant experience of working in a similar environment.
 
We would like to hear from candidates who also have the following skills and experience:
 
  • Experience in a Multi-use sports and leisure facility
  • Excellent practical and theoretical knowledge of all aspects of instruction in order to help users reach their specific goals
  • Previous customer service experience
  • Motivated and enthusiastic in the promotion of health and fitness
  • Good oral and written communication skills with a friendly and approachable manner
  • IT Literate
 
For full details of the experience and skills required, please see the job description above.
 
The sports centre is open all year round 7 days a week between 06:30 – 22:00. We are looking for candidates who are available to cover hours across the week to cover absence and special events when required.
 
Due to the nature of the role, you will also be required to undergo an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service Check.
 
The closing date for this position is Sunday 09 October 2022.

About Us

Falmouth Exeter Plus is the service delivery partner of Falmouth University and the University of Exeter. We deliver shared services and facilities for both partners in Cornwall underpinned by close collaboration with Students Union, the combined students' union for Falmouth and UoE, to ensure that the interests of students and staff are at the heart of everything we do. Both institutions are expanding their teaching and research operations in Cornwall at a pace. It is, therefore, a fast-moving environment where agility and a positive approach to change and enhancement are critical, our purpose or mission is 'to deliver world-class shared professional services to help its university partners to achieve their global ambitions.
 
Falmouth Exeter Plus welcomes and encourages job applications from people of all identities and backgrounds, particularly those under-represented and/or marginalised, as it is important we have a diverse range of candidates to consider.

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