Fitness Instructor Dumfries House require a fitness instructor to deliver indoor health and fitness classes to residential and day group visitors


Experience or knowledge of Les Mills RPM, GRIT and circuit/boot-camp classes or equivalents would be advantageous.

Using your instructing experience you will develop an excellent rapport with each participant in the group building trust and gaining valuable knowledge of the strengths, personalities and developments areas of each group member.

You will ensure that all of our groups have an exceptional and unforgettable stay at the Tamar Manoukian Outdoor Residential Centre.

Due to the nature of this role enhanced PVG and background checks will be conducted.

Desirable Qualities:

  • Previous experience as a Gym instructor (level 2 gym based instructor qualification)
  • Current or previous First Aid Qualifications (retraining provided)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Approachable
  • Team player
  • High energy & enthusiasm
  • Acts as a positive role model at all times
  • Motivational, inspiring and builds confidence in children
  • Flexibility to change location if required
  • Fitness class qualifications
  • Fitness class qualifications
  • Interests in health and fitness
  • Interests in outdoor activities, including Archery, Geocaching and Leadership and Confidence building training would be beneficial

Duties will include:

  • Care, maintenance and cleaning of all indoor sports equipment
  • Care, maintenance and cleaning of spinning bikes and mats
  • Care, maintenance and cleaning of outdoor equipment where required
  • Organising, implementing and supervision of indoor sports activities and outdoor activities
  • Organising and supporting an indoor entertainment residential programme to include quiz evening, disco and Karaoke as part of the Outdoor Team
  • To plan for current and future development of the grounds with regard to fitness activities
  • Play an active role in the maintenance of the all activity areas and the grounds surrounding the health and wellbeing complex
  • Any other duties as directed by the Indoor and Outdoor Centre Manager

Salary commensurate with experience, expression of interest should be sent to Recruitment@dumfries-house.org.uk complete with a covering letter and cv detailing your experience and qualifications for the role.