Group Fitness Instructor

Stratford, New Zealand

Reference: 5469221

Do you have a passion for health and fitness?

Have you got fitness instructor experience?

The Stratford District Council is currently seeking casual and part time Group Fitness Instructors to run its water-based fitness classes at the TSB Pool Complex.

There are both casual and part-time positions available which include:

  • 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 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.

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.

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 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. We are also embarking on building a new aquatics facility.

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.