Health and Fitness Coach

Maidstone | Leisure & Tourism

Job title: Health and Fitness Coach

Location: Lockmeadow Leisure Complex, Barker Road, Maidstone, ME16 8LW

Working Hours Full time and Part time hours, between Monday to Sunday

Salary:  £10.42 per hour, £21,673.60 per annum (FTE) + excellent benefits



Here at Maidstone Leisure Trust our goal is to get more people, more active, more often. We provide affordable access to a wide range of sports and leisure facilities to support healthier and happier people across all segments of the local community. To deliver those services takes an enthusiastic and customer focused team - and right now we are looking to recruit for Health and Fitness Coaches to join our brand-new team at Lockmeadow Leisure Complex.



The purpose of the role will be to inspire our members to achieve their goals, deliver Group Fitness, Small Group Training sessions and have the opportunity to deliver Personal Training sessions. You will coach members on effective outlined Health & Fitness programmes appropriate to their needs and advise on the safe use of our exercise equipment. At all times you will help create a community orientated environment building clubs within clubs and always deliver excellent customer service.


The role will involve a high level of customer interaction and there will be times when you will be required to assist other members of staff.



You will help in facilitating a safe, fun, and professional working environment with free access to the leisure facilities, various discounts and excellent development opportunities.


Serco manages these facilities on a day-to-day basis on behalf of the Trust.


About you


The successful candidate will be a passionate and enthusiastic individual who like the members of staff, pride and strive to give the best service possible for those who visit the centre and go the extra mile for customers when required.


You will also have a good standard of personal presentation, communication, and customer service skills.


It is essential that you have a level 2 Fitness instruction for you to be considered for this role and be actively working towards advanced instructor qualification (level 3)


Although not essential, having either a working background or interest in the leisure industry would be beneficial in your application.




If you feel you meet the above criteria, please apply today as we are looking at a quick turnaround with interviews as soon as possible and start dates in June.

Why Serco 


Meaningful and vital work: Working within Leisure means that you'll play a critical role in ensuring that the communities we serve receive exceptional service and you'll help to provide our local communities with a safe and fun environment to stay healthy and connected to others. 


A world of opportunity: It takes a diverse team to support our Leisure business and we're big on internal progression. So, whether you specialise your skills, undertake additional training or progress into senior management you'll find all the opportunity you need to evolve your career. 


Great people: Our staff provide the best possible service for our customers, and we welcome those who take similar pride in their work. 


What we offer

  • Free membership at the Centre plus heavily discounted use of classes and facilities
  • Free safeguarding training and DBS check 
  • Excellent Development and Training Opportunities  
  • 6% employer matched pension contribution
  • 21 days annual leave + public holidays
  • Life assurance up to 2x base salary
  • Simply health cash plan
  • Anytime health line
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Benefits portal offering discounts on eating out, travel, shopping and entertainment
  • A safe and supportive culture  
  • A chance to make a positive difference to the community  




Serco/Serco Leisure Operating Limited are appointed as the Trust's Managing Agents. We manage the recruitment process and the Trust's employees in the delivery of the service on their behalf. The Trust is committed to equal opportunities and requests any potential applicant to contact the Recruitment Team on 0345 010 4000 as soon as possible if an applicant has any additional queries, requirements or will need additional time in submitting an application. Applicants should be aware that in line with the company's policy, employees will have a DBS check where appropriate.


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17/06/2023 02:58:00
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