Careers & Jobs

Fitness Instructor

Lex Leisure

North Devon Leisure Centre

South West





North Devon Leisure Centre

Salary: NMW


North Devon Leisure Centre is based in the heart of Barnstaple. The centre comprises of a pool,  fitness suite 100 station, dance studio, sports hall, squash courts, bowls hall, holiday club to name just a few of the facilities on site.  


Duties will include the supervision of the public during their use of the centre and the gym including teaching and instructing members as and when required. You will be undertaking fitness assessments and induction sessions, carrying out safety checks on all apparatus and equipment and ensuring that the facility is cleaned, prepared and maintained to a high level. Keen attention to detail and high standards of customer service are essential.


The successful candidate will possess as a minimum Level 2 Gym Instructor qualification, a Level 3 Personal Trainer qualification would be desirable. Other coaching qualifications would be beneficial.


Excellent communication skills are essential as well as the ability to meet and exceed customers’ expectations. Working as part of a team the role will report to the Fitness Manager and will include evening and weekend work. The candidate must be flexible, reliable, be able to work to set targets and enjoy working as part of a team.


This position requires a DBS disclosure.


If you would like to apply for this exciting career opportunity, please send a letter of application and full CV to: sandie. or apply online at


Deadline for applications is 15th January 2019.  Selected candidates may be invited for interview before the closing date, therefore early application is recommended. Lex Leisure is an equal opportunities employer.


Applications by: 15/01/2019