Glasgow Life Assistant (Gym) - 4 Posts

£16,458.24 - £17,948.26 per year Pro Rata
08 Sep 2017
25 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Glasgow Life is the charity responsible for inspiring Glasgow's citizens and visitors to lead richer and more active lives through culture, sport and learning.

At Glasgow Life we believe in the transformational power of the services we provide for the citizens of and visitors to the City of Glasgow.  Glasgow Life has a lot to look forward to with the games and festivals of the 2018 European Championships and has a significant role to play in ensuring Glasgow retains its position as the world's 5th sporting city following the "Best Ever" Commonwealth Games.  We operate 160 venues across Glasgow including Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, the Emirates Arena, Mitchell Library and the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall.  In addition we are proud to be responsible for Celtic Connections, the Glasgow Club and the City's 32 local libraries. 

As Glasgow Life Assistant (Gym) you will  have a strong background in  Health and Fitness and offer a flexible attitude.  The position is primarily based within the Gym and is essential to the development of Health and Fitness, you will play a key role in the new member journey and sales process, as well as providing and updating fitness programmes to all Members and assiting to deliver a variety of fitness activities specifically designed to address clients needs.

To be successful in this role you have the following skills and experience:
• Physically Fit & Interested in Health & Fitness
• Possess the relevant Health & Fitness Qualification
• Membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme will be essential on taking up appointment.
• Working hours for these posts are 35hrs per week for Full time or variable hours per week part time (including non-standard working hours, evenings and weekends)

Glasgow Life services are the top performing services delivered by or on behalf of Glasgow City Council.  Three of the top four scores for satisfaction are achieved by our services, including Museums and Art Galleries, Libraries and Sport and Leisure Facilities.  None of this would have been achieved without the considerable strength of our workforce - building on our commitment to make Glasgow a successful and vibrant city.

Membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme will be essential on taking up appointment.

There are 3 full time and 1 part time posts available, the part time position is 20 hours per week and salary will be pro rata.


Application Packs

Alternative Application Packs can be requested in other formats for example, Large Print, Braille, Audio and other languages. To request an alternative Application Pack please phone 0141 287 1054.

Packs will be posted out to you within 3 working days of receiving your telephone request.

Please note the closing date of the job advert to ensure that you give yourself plenty of time to complete your application form and return it to us.

Further Information

For further information about working for us please refer to our website Working for us

See also:
Person Specification & Role Profile.pdf