Personal Trainer/Class Instructor - BodyActive - Skibbereen

BodyActive Skibbereen is looking to bring on board a personal trainer/class instructor in the coming months ( August - December approx) . 


CV and cover letter sent to


Job Responsibilities to include:


- Developing exercise programs designed for a variety of levels and lead clients through workouts in individual, small group, and/or large group settings.

- Demonstrate appropriate modifications of exercises and assist clients in setting attainable goals.

- Perform consultations and fitness assessments for clients and potential clients.

- Provide professional, safe and effective demonstrations while offering ongoing motivation and feedback to clients.

- Create an enthusiastic and energetic workout environments while providing specific emphasis on safety and proper execution of movements.

- Demonstrate a strong working knowledge of cardiovascular and resistance training instruction, flexibility training, functional training, safety/spotting, fitness testing, and general nutrition.

- Meets the outstanding customer service standards of BodyActive Skibbereen. 

- Keep current with all certifications and industry practices.

- Show a willingness to answer questions and utilize positive conflict resolution skills.

- Maintains a clean and safe orderly work area.

- Keeps all client forms and files up-to-date.

- Complies with employee procedures and expectations as detailed in the employee manual.

- Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.


15-20 hours per week approx with competitive rates paid depending on experience. 


About You:


We are looking for knowledgeable and enthusiastic Certified Fitness Instructors who can provide engaging programming, with an eye for safety. You need to be insured as a personal trainer. 

You need to be good craic and very friendly also. 


The ideal candidate will possess:


Current certification as a Personal Trainer by a nationally recognized organization

Experience as a personal trainer in an organized, specialized recreation or commercial fitness program.


I realize that your time is valuable, so please do not apply unless you meet the following minimum qualifications:


1. Certification as an instructor/PT with relevant personal indemnity and public liability. 

2. Garda vetting and child protection.