fbpx Active Minds Instructor | Basingstoke Sports Centre
£21.62 ph plus benefits

Are you a people person who enjoys engaging with different people? Can you put people first and deliver excellent customer service? Are you passionate about Health and Fitness and issues around those suffering from mental health and anxiety issues? Do you have a CIMSPA recognised Level 2 Gym Instructor qualification? Do you want to get paid to help develop and promote Health and Fitness coupled with Nutritional advice?

Basingstoke Sports Trust is looking to recruit an Active Minds Instructor to lead on our Active Minds programme, which has been developed in conjunction with North Hampshire Clinical Commissioning Group. These 2 hours group sessions will cover topics such as healthy lifestyle, nutrition before finally completing group circuit sessions in the Move Suite. Sessions will start from 18:00 and run for 2 hours with an initial one session per week. The Active in Minds course is over 12 weeks. Future plans are to run two 12 week courses per week.

You will get to engage with the course attendees conduct seminars on nutrition and healthy lifestyles, complete health checks, develop programmes, monitor attendance and produce end-of-course reports for the HNCCG and Senior Managers. You will also be expected to maintain contact with your group during the 12-week course, record progress and get course feedback. You will be enthusiastic, a great team player, professional, self-motivated and have excellent organisational skills to offer the best service to the course attendees. 

You will play an important role in helping to organise the sessions and will bring your passion to help support the course customers work towards their fitness and mental health goals. Your role will also encompass maintaining a Covid secure environment, providing customers with reassurance and guidance so that they can participate in their activity safely.

The benefits we offer include:

Free uniform

  • Free centre and gym membership including use of our state of the art gyms
  • Pension scheme
  • Discounted rates at local retailers in and around Festival Place

BST (Basingstoke Sports Trust) is a charitable leisure trust based at Festival Place in Basingstoke, Hampshire. A truly independent Trust created in 1965, we manage two facilities – Basingstoke Sports Centre and our club bstFitness, which is located on Park Way in the town of Newbury.  

Interested? Please complete the BST application form available from www.mybst.org/vacancies outlining why you want to be considered for the role and send it to  [email protected] either by email or post to Basingstoke Sports Centre, Festival Place, Basingstoke, RG21 7LE. For Internal applications, please submit an expression of interest to Simon Toop, outlining why you would be suitable for the role.