The Role

This page outlines the vacancy and the key skills and responsibilities for the role.

Casual Group Fitness Instructor


Reference: 4831781

Do you have a passion for health and fitness? Have you got instructor experience? The Stratford District Council is currently seeking a casual Group Fitness Instructor to run both land and water classes at the TSB Pool Complex.

This is a casual position which includes:

  • Teaching scheduled classes
  • Ensuring adequate warm up and cool down exercises
  • Preparation of appropriate equipment
  • Ensuring all health and safety protocols are followed at all times

The preferred candidate will have pre-choreographed group exercise level 3 or equivalent fitness qualification. They will have experience in both land and water based activities and possess a positive upbeat attitude to motivate our users. Basic/intermediate computer skills and a pool lifeguarding certificate would be an advantage.

Why choose Stratford District Council?

With a population of approximately 9,000, Stratford is one of New Zealand's smallest local authority areas. It has on its boundary two national parks: Egmont National Park (comprising of Mt Taranaki), and Whanganui National Park. This is a great work opportunity where you get the combined benefits of living in a world renowned region and having a work environment that enhances work/life balance. Plus Stratford has free parking and great local facilities!

If you enjoy being in a team environment and believe in making a real contribution to the organisation you work for, then we'd love to hear from you.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit.

An Individual Employment Agreement will be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Applications Close: 31 Oct 2019