Fitness Instructor- Northern Leisure

Shoalhaven City Council is a dynamic organisation serving a large and diverse community; limitless opportunity exists for an exciting and rewarding career. The Shoalhaven is located just 2 hours from Sydney and 2.5 hours from Canberra. The Shoalhaven is home to 104,000 people and comprises of 49 unique towns and villages. It is a place of great natural beauty and offers an enviable lifestyle and positive work-life balance.

About the role

The Shoalhaven Northern Aquatics Team are currently seeking a motivated and suitably qualified applicant for the position of fitness instructor.

This specific role you will be required to provide excellent customer service to Shoalhaven Swim & Fitness Facility clients and members of the public.


Reporting directly to the Shoalhaven Indoor Sports Centre Coordinator the focus of this position is to:

  • Undertake development and professional delivery of high quality and innovative exercise programs aimed at client needs.
  • Complete accurate records of class numbers are maintained and reported to the Supervisor.
  • Maintain equipment provided in line with operational guidelines.

Skills & Experience

  • In order to be successful in the position, you will be/ possess:
  • Certificate III in Fitness (Gym Instructor)
  • Experience teaching Group Fitness Exercise classes
  • MOSSA (or equivalent) trained, or ability to obtain within 3 months
  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Award (CPR)

This position requires a current NSW Working with Children Check. Applicants are required to apply and pay for this check if not already obtained. 


We are committed to creating a positive culture and strong team environment, and offer a range of benefits:

  • Generous Leave Entitlements
  • Long Service Leave After 5 Years
  • 9 Day Fortnight for Outdoor Staff
  • Flexitime for Indoor Staff
  • Fitness Passport
  • Novated Lease Arrangements
  • Discounted Private Health Insurance
  • Training and Development Programs

How to Apply

You will be required to upload your resume and a brief cover letter which should address the selection criteria as outlined in the job description. 

During the application you will also be required to respond to position related questions as shown below and questions regarding general information about you.

  1. At Shoalhaven City Council our corporate core values are: Collaboration, Adaptability, Integrity and Respect. Please choose one value and advise how you have enacted this value in a professional setting.
  2. What does customer service mean to you?
  3. This position requires an NSW Working With Children Check, please provide your Working With Children Check number.

Contact:  Annie Westley – Indoor Sports Coordinator – 4429 5552

Applications Close: Sunday 7th March 2021 (at Midnight)

When your application has been submitted completely, you will receive a confirmation email

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