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Health & Wellness Group Fitness Instructor

Health & Wellness Group Fitness Instructors

  • Casual Positions
  • Hourly Rate from $39.99 to $45.75 per hour, includes 25% casual loading, plus 9.5% superannuation. Junior rates will apply under the age of 21 years.


As a Group Fitness Instructor this position requires you to work as part of a team committed to the goals that actively fosters community participation and involvement.

To instruct participants/patrons in a class situation in a safe and controlled environment. Plan and provide structured, enjoyable classes for members and casual users ensuring that our programs and services meet and exceed customers expectations.


Key Selection Criteria

  • Hold current certificates in, First Aid and CPR.
  • Registration with Physical Activity Australia or Fitness Australia.
  • Relevant group fitness qualifications (eg: Les Mills, Yoga, Aqua).
  • Minimum Certificate III in Fitness or GEL (Group Exercise Leader).
  • Experience working within a similar role in the fitness industry.
  • Experience in teaching group fitness
  • Ability to design and implement safe and effective exercise programs and instructing participants in correct exercise technique.
  • Be proactive and motivate to succeed.
  • Be committed to on-going personal and professional development to maintain industry knowledge and professional skills at the highest level.
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • Demonstrated ability to implement and monitor adherence to health and safety policies and procedures within a team environment.
  • Working with Children Check
  • National Police Check


For further information on the above position contact Sarah Condous, Group Fitness Team Leader, on 5330 4122.


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The City of Ballarat is an EEO employer committed to the principles of workplace diversity

The City of Ballarat has a zero tolerance for child abuse and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including Aboriginal children, children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds, and children with disability.

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