Group Instructor / Personal Trainer

Tūtaki Youth Inc. and Lions Den Gym & Fitness Centre


Our facility has seen tremendous growth and we have a high demand for more fitness services to be delivered.  Because of this, we are looking for a passionate and motivated new Trainer to join our innovative, hard-working and industry-leading team.

This is an integral role that will help amplify our reach and greatly improve the lives of people in Central Taranaki.


Some of the work you will do:

  • Deliver group training sessions
  • Day-to-day member management and administration
  • Develop and refine new and existing projects and initiatives
  • Work with individuals to help them achieve their goals
  • Work with the Lions Den Gym & Fitness Centre to ensure all aspects of the business are operating at the highest level
  • Communicate positively with members and users
  • Implement marketing, sales and retention strategies


You will have the following qualities:

  • The ability to motivate people
  • Be full of ideas and eager to grow in knowledge and skills
  • Have a good understanding and knowledge of resistance training
  • Spent time using social media, has a good sense for branding and can communicate effectively
  • The communication and business skills to effectively manage a client base
  • Experience in creating programming and delivering group instruction is desired but not essential
  • Be a great team player that shows initiative and a great attitude


What we offer:

  • Free gym membership
  • Personal development opportunities and ongoing support
  • Development of your ‘brand’ online and in person
  • Rub shoulders with a team that are leading the way in Fitness Services delivery and programming
  • A fun environment
  • Opportunities to create
  • Access to industry-leading technology
  • Provide you with skills in education, programming and business to make you a successful fitness professional
  • A chance to help deliver the best fitness services available in Taranaki


The Lions Den Gym & Fitness Centre delivers high-quality fitness services and facilities while providing a revenue stream to enable the charitable works undertaken by Tūtaki Youth Inc.


Applications close 4.30pm Friday 21 September 2018

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