Fitness Instructor

Location: The Grove

Contract Type: Full Time

Salary: £17,250 per annum plus fantastic benefits and commission

Specific Hours: 40 hours per week

Fitness Instructor

Guests visit The Grove, Hertfordshire’s spectacular 5 star hotel resort, for a real breath of fresh air. Central London quality – and benefits - without the hassle. From sheer indulgence to all sorts of outdoor activity across the 300-acre estate, our world-class, award-winning Sequoia Spa and Health Club soothes and stimulates, revitalises and inspires. To continue exceeding our guests’ expectations, we need to rely on, and develop, every member of the team.

Sequoia, The Grove's luxury health spa, is looking for a skilled Fitness Instructor to join the team responsible for delivering fitness solutions to our guests and members.

The role will involve working on a one-to-one basis with our guests and members to deliver personal consultations and motivational workout programmes, as well as general running of and responsibility for the gym itself. Working with TechnoGym equipment allows us to provide a bespoke experience for every guest, as well as meaning that our regular members can track their progress and celebrate their successes on an ongoing basis.

Joining Sequoia presents an excellent opportunity to build on your skills base as a qualified fitness professional.


  • Minimum fitness qualification – REPs Level 3 Fitness Instructor/Personal Trainer
  • Good customer care skills
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Good knowledge of fitness assessment and programme development
  • Good supervisory skills, minimum 2 years’ experience
  • National Pool Lifeguard qualification or equivalent
  • Flexibility in working hours



  • Educated to degree level in leisure/fitness/sports/recreation management
  • First Aid qualification
  • Personal training/ dance/studio teacher qualification
  • Experience of working in a 5* fitness environment
  • Hotel experience


Company benefits include:

Use of leisure facilities including gym and swimming pool
One free meal whilst on duty in the staff canteen
Uniform provided
Staff shuttle bus to Watford town centre and train station (£1 per journey)
Generous discount for you and your family/friends on food and beverage, room rate, golf and spa treatments
Annual overnight loyalty stays
Dental care
Holiday entitlement which increases after 2 years’ service
Subsidised staff accommodation if required
Excellent training and development opportunities from a gold standard Investor in People
Discounts with high street retailers through our Benefits App

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