Graduate Strength and Conditioning Assistant, Cheltenham

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Cheltenham Ladies' CollegeCheltenham

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Start date: Required from September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £18,800 per annum
Contract term: Fixed Term

Two-year fixed-term contract from September 2018

40 hours per week (rota basis incl. evenings, weekends) 

If you are dynamic and motivated graduate wanting to make a difference to people’s lives through sport, this is an exciting time to join College’s Health & Fitness Centre and Sports & Physical Activity department. 

The HFC is a dual use facility catering for paying members (and visitors) and College pupils. This role will work within the HFC team and S&PA departments. Duties at the HFC include lifeguarding, gym instructing, welcome visitors at reception as well as ensure that the changing rooms and other facilities are maintained to the highest levels of cleanliness. Within the S&PA you will support the delivery of the highest quality sport and physical activity programmes to all pupils in College and assist with the coaching of PE, co-curricular sport and school teams from Year 7 to Year 13. Our ambition is for sport and physical activity programmes at CLC to have a life-long impact on our girls through the delivery of cutting edge, innovative and exciting programmes.

For many visitors this is the first physical contact that they will have with Cheltenham Ladies’ College and key to the role is providing a professional, welcoming and knowledgeable impression with the focus being on customer service. 

To be considered for the role, you will be an effective team player and communicator with good customer service skills. You will ideally hold a Royal Life Saving Society National Pool Lifeguard Qualification. Level 2 Fitness, Strength and Conditioning qualifications are desirable as are Class qualifications in Spin, Pilates, Circuits or Yoga. The Health & Fitness Centre is open Monday to Sunday including evenings and so reliability, a flexible attitude and the ability to work unsociable hours is a must

In return, we not only offer a stimulating work environment but also financial (up to £500) and time support to extend your portfolio of coaching awards and benefits such as Health & Fitness Centre Membership. A sports degree is essential; a level 2 coaching and NPLQ qualification is desirable.

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Closing date: Monday 25th June 2018 (12.30pm).

Interview date: Friday 29th June 2018.

Cheltenham Ladies’ College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  

Telephone interviews may be conducted as suitable candidates apply and we reserve the right to appoint before the published interview date.

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More about Cheltenham Ladies' College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Bayshill Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 3EP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1242 520691
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