About Jumeirah & the Hotel : At Jumeirah, we are committed to encouraging and developing our colleagues in world class environments.
We value diversity and equal opportunity, employing over 14,000 colleagues from over 140 different countries including locations in Asia Pacific, CIS, Central Asia, Western and Eastern Europe, South America, Africa and the Middle East.
Talise is Jumeirah’s global wellness brand, launched in 2007. Created to encompass all the elements that define a person’s lifestyle, the Talise experience incorporates nutrition, exercise and fitness, alternative therapies, traditional spa treatments and mind / body therapies.
Each Talise destination provides a venue for positive lifestyle-change through a selection of treatments and spa experiences tailored to individual guest needs.
About the Job : An opportunity has arisen for a Personal Trainer to join Talise Fitness in Jumeirah Emirates Towers. The main duties and responsibilities of this role :
Meet, greet and acknowledge every member who are using the gymnasium
Give full and safe fitness instruction and guidance through Gym induction sessions, as required by individuals using the facility
Provide a personalized routines to members through Fitness Testing and Assessments with re-assessments and updated of these programs as deemed necessary at regular intervals
Prescribe high quality programs based upon goals and results of prospect
Actively promote and encourage personal training sessions, internal programs and services to members
Maintain a high standard of fitness knowledge and keep updated with fitness developments locally and internationally
It is an essential requirement in the role that the incumbent actively contribute to reaching the health club financial targets by selling Personal Training sessions -
minimum of 100 personal Training session per calendar month. It will be expected that the Personal Trainer meets this performance standard once they have completed their probationary period on an on-going basis.
Carry out general administrative duties e.g. telephone calls to members, faxing, photocopying, filing, etc.
Ensure Daily cleaning and maintenance is being carried out by the Gym Attendants
Update the Gymnasium Opening / Closing Checklist on a daily basis
Maintain individual files for clients and record and update revenues generated on the Daily Revenue Summary sheet on daily basis
Maintain daily records for each Personal Training session and ensure payments are made in advance
Submit monthly business plan to your line manager
Assist gym users on machines, towels, headphones, and general information
Maintain order and cleanliness of all areas in the gym and its equipment, including cardio vascular area, resistance and free weights area and the gym office / assessment room.
Ensure that weights (dumbbells, plates etc.) are replaced on the weight racks in order and on a regular basis
Check all audio equipment in aerobics studio and in gym (headphones, transmitters, TV) during opening and closing shift and make sure they are in working order and report any malfunctions immediately
Ensure there is a Fitness Instructor on the gym floor at all times
Schedule remaining hours for administration and gym floor coverage and / or conducting Individual / Group Gym Inductions.
Be aware of the departmental Budgets and Targets on a weekly and monthly basis
Be aware of your individual responsibility in ensuring the budgets and targets are met
Be aware of the pricing of all products and services available and offered with SBU department
About you : The ideal candidate for this position will have the following experience and qualifications :
Degree in Sports & Sciences or related field possessing
National Personal Training Certification (ACE or equivalent)
Minimum of 2 year experience working as a Fitness Professional.
Excellent communication skills
Ability to act as a role model to clients through own athletic body shape / aspirations.
Fluent in English at Business Level in both verbal and written communications
About the Benefits : This position offers a highly competitive salary and package which include : fully furnished studio accommodation / live out allowance, free transport to and from your place of work, uniform, laundry services, meals during working hours, annual flight allowance, medical and dental coverage, life and accident insurance, retail and leisure discounts, 50% discount off Jumeirah F&B Outlets and reduced hotel rates.