Youth Sports Worker – Gym and Fitness
Sports, along with the Arts and Youth Work, is at the heart of The Way Youth Zone’s offer to young people. The sports offer at The Way is wide ranging and as a member of the Sports team, you will be key in ensuring young people have access to an exciting and engaging programme of multi-disciplinary activities that will be challenging, stimulating, fun, engaging and developmental. You will have access to our new gym, equipped with cardio and resistance equipment, Olympic weightlifting facilities and a functional area. You will be involved in teaching the fundamentals gym use and fitness, running fitness classes in line with your skills, as well as facilitating taster sessions and competitions, which engage young people and build their skills and fitness levels.
Within the Sports Team, we are looking for talented sports and fitness coaches to become part of a team with a wide range of skills, who are also passionate about working with young people. Ideally, you will have experience, or one or more coaching qualifications, such as Level 2 NGB including Level 2 Gym Instruction or above. We are also looking applicants with Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Weightlifting.
In accordance with our Child Protection and Safeguarding procedures, this role is subject to an enhanced DBS check.