About the Position VIC, Gurri Wanyarra Wellbeing Centre, Bendigo 3550The responsibility of the Health and Fitness Manager is to develop and deliver relevant, accessible and high quality health and fitness programs in accordance with operational policy for the maximum benefit of the community, staff and the company.The CompanyBelgravia Leisure is part of the Belgravia Health and Leisure Group (BHLG) and is the fastest growing leisure organisation in Australia. Our core areas of business and facilities stewardship include health clubs, wellness and spa, golf, aquatic and sporting venues in 150 locations across Australia and New Zealand.We are in an exciting period of growth, and look to continue to diversify and deliver results while being a strong community citizen. With an annual turnover in excess of $180m, the group are looking for the best and brightest to assist with taking the organisation into the future.The CentreBelgravia Leisure is proud to partner with the City of Greater Bendigo to bring the Gurri Wanyarra Wellbeing Centre to the Bendigo community.Gurri Wanyarra means kangaroo waterhole in the language of Bendigo s Traditional Owners, the Dja Dja Wurrung.The state - of - the - art facility is due to open late - 2018 and will offer a range of year - round aquatic, leisure and wellness programs for people of all ages and abilities.The $31 million facility will feature an eight - lane, 50 - metre indoor poola heated indoor warm water program poola spa and saunaa children s splash parka learn to swim program pool for children and adultsa fully equipped gymnasium with group exercise and personal training facilitiesmultipurpose rooms designed to provide selected allied health and wellbeing servicesa caf to refuel and refresh.All pools are heated and are fully accessible, and we will offer inclusive swim lessons for children and adults with a disability. Our health club will cater for adults and teens of all fitness levels, including seniors, people with rehabilitation needs or are living with a disability.The RoleThe Health & Fitness Manager will provide leadership and direction to all staff within the Health & Fitness team including gym instructors, Personal Trainers and the Group Fitness team to ensure that all areas are operated with the highest regard to quality and service.Previous experience with functional training studios, member retention systems and Allied Health services will be valued highly. The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a capacity to deliver the following essential skills and lead, manage and mentor a diverse staff The safe and efficient co - ordination of all health and fitness programs within legislative guidelines.All health club and group fitness equipment being in safe working order.To investigate potential new markets.Assist the Centre Manager in the management of the facility in accordance with operational practices, contractual requirements, quality systems, legislative regulations and industry guidelines.Active member of the Centre Management Team contributing to strategic direction, ideas and leadership.To ensure all appropriate reporting procedures are followedPerform regular gym instructor shifts each week rotating through the weekends.To research, plan and develop a range of high quality, appropriate and desirable health and fitness programs for the community.Co - ordinate membership services with particular focus on sales and in such a way to maximise satisfaction and retention.In consultation with Centre Manager, evaluate programs for effectiveness using established indicators.To effectively supervise all health and fitness staff.Provide on the job training and supervision to health and fitness staff.To initiate staff meetings and professional development for delegated staff and foster the development of ideas.Help develop, monitor and achieve financial targets and KPI sEnsure the highest level of customer service and engagementThe ideal applicant will possess the following experience / qualifications / skills Hold current First Aid & CPR CertificationWorking With Children Check (or equivalent) & National Police CheckCertificate IV FitnessGood knowledge of health club protocols and customer expectationsFitness Australia (or equivalent) registrationPrevious experience and success in a comparable roleEnergetic, innovative and decisive leadership styleTarget planning and monitoring experienceExcellent verbal and written communication skillsUnderstanding of OHS and public safety applications in public buildingsIf you are a passionate person who realises the tremendous opportunity that this role offers and want to utilise your skills and passion want to hear from you! Other information Company Belgravia Health & Leisure Group Pty Ltd no - Principals only. Recruiters, please don t contact this job advertiser. no - Please, no phone calls about this job! no - Reposting this message elsewhere is NOT OK.