Fitness Instructor

Date: 13-Oct-2021

Location: Mount Annan, AU

Company: YMCA NSW

  • Work with us, not rent from us
  • Join our Y family, passionate about building communities
  • Opportunities for growth & development within fitness & the greater community recreation industries in Casual as well as Part time roles


YMCA Mt Annan Leisure Centre are looking for dynamic and engaging fitness professionals who are wanting to make a positive impact to the health and wellbeing of their local community.


About the role:


Our Fitness Instructors love what they do and inspire, encourage and educate our fitness members to be better versions of themselves. You will be open to working with us on a casual as well as part time basis. We are looking for our Fitness Instructors to progress to Personal Trainers within the first 3 months of their employment with us, with the support of our Health & Fitness Coordinator. With a comprehensive mentoring and induction process, we want to assist you in being the best you can be to impact your local community.


For the permannert part time roles, we are looking for someone who can do at least 20.5  hours per week working a flexible roster across mornings, afternoons, evenings and weekends as required. For the casual role, we are looking for someone who can work across a 7 day rotating roster.  The Shifts for these roles may include:


  • Monday - Friday 
    • 5:30AM - 11:00AM
    • 3:00PM - 6:00PM
    • 3:00PM - 9:00PM


  • Saturday & Sunday (Autumn/Winter hours)
    • 7:00AM - 12:00PM
    • 12:00PM - 5:00PM


  • Saturday & Sunday (Spring/Summer hours)
    • 7:00AM - 1:00PM
    • 1:00PM - 7:00PM


You will be comfortable as the go-to person on our Gym floor, easily connect with our members and work with them to achieve greater fitness and wellbeing. Health and fitness is part of who you are, not just your job, you are a team player and maintain high standards in the way you work and engage with others.


What we need from you:


  • Certificate III in fitness (Fitness Trainer)
  • Certificate IV in fitness (Preferred)
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Current CPR Certificate
  • Current AusREPS Registration
  • WWCC


What you can expect from us:


  • Flexible working hours
  • A high energy team environment
  • Detailed induction with ongoing support and training
  • Opportunity to contribute to the development of areas you are passionate about
  • YMCA Employee benefits including; free gym membership, uniform, access to salary packaging and other great benefits
  • Rent free progression to our Personal Training Team (Certificate IV in Fitness required)
  • Be part of a family, not just another staff member
  • Opportunity for career progression within YMCA NSW, multiple development pathways available within Fitness or the greater Recreation industry



Our Recreation Team is a close-knit community of energetic people-people, with a passion for staying active and helping others. From our Duty Managers and Customer Service Officers, to our Instructors and Coordinators, the team are responsible for transforming our 24 Recreation Centres into warm, inclusive and safe spaces – providing access to health, fitness and recreation opportunities for those who need it most. As part of The Y family, you’ll be responsible for the care and wellbeing of vulnerable and underprivileged young people, always acting with integrity and respect to provide fun and meaningful experiences, safely. We’ll reward you with perks like flexible hours and free facility membership, and support you to build valuable people, leadership and life skills – all while you make a difference to your community.



Who What Y?


The Y NSW is a profit-for-purpose organisation focused on healthy living, social impact and empowering young people. We operate 24 recreation centres, 53 out-of-school-hours care services, and two camping locations which employ 1,500 staff across NSW –  and fund our diverse range of enriching community programs.


We believe in building a diverse, inclusive workforce that reflects the communities we serve. We encourage people of all genders, ages, religions, disability, sexual orientation, family and caring responsibilities and cultures, including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage, to apply.


Vaccination Policy

This position involves direct contact with vulnerable persons who have an increased risk of COVID-19, including children. It is a condition of employment that successful applicants provide evidence of compliance with YMCA NSW's COVID-19 Vaccination Policy prior to commencing.


Commitment to Safeguarding

At the Y, we are committed to empowering all Children and Young People to feel safe and be safe, at the Y, in their families and in their communities. As such, we embed Safeguarding into everything that we do to make sure Children and Young People are kept at the front of our minds in all our programs and services. We also ensure that all our candidates are appropriately screened to make sure that the right people are in the right roles to keep our children and young people safe. 

To learn more about our Commitment to Safeguarding Statement and our screening processes, click here.