YMCA Engage Instructor

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Eastbourne, East Sussex
£17,065 per annum (pro rata)
24 Dec 2018
21 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Part Time


YMCA Engage Instructor
Eastbourne and surrounding areas
Part Time – 30 hours a week
Fixed Term Contract for 1 year
£17,065 per annum (pro rata)
£13,651 per annum (actual)

The role of an YMCA Engage Instructor is to deliver a safe and effective chair-based exercise session to older people in a variety of retirement, care and nursing settings.

We are currently expanding our services, working further afield across East Sussex and are looking for enthusiastic, fun filled individuals to make a positive impact to older adults living in a variety of care, nursing and retirement settings. 

Working with a specialist population; our participant’s abilities vary from the very able; living independently to the very frail; living with illnesses such as Dementia.  

Our service to contributes to their health, fitness and well-being by providing adapted sports/exercise-based activity sessions that are challenging, interactive, fun and beneficial for all participants, regardless of physical or mental ability.  

The position comes with excellent benefits, including 5.4 weeks annual leave per annum (plus bank holidays), a company sick pay scheme, a life assurance policy of 2x your annual salary, and an interest free bike loan. Please download a job pack for more information about other benefits offered.

If you have a heart in helping the older population to stay active, then we want to hear from you!  You will be joining a great team reaching over 500 participants per month across the county.  We offer full support and paid training.

If you would like an informal discussion about this post, please contact Julie Burr on 01323 412412 or Julie.burr@ymcadlg.org 

YMCA DLG requires all staff and volunteers to be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and to respond proactively to safeguarding concerns.

Successful applicants are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) 

Closing date for applications: 9am on Monday 21st January 2019

Interview date: Tuesday 29th January 2019

Please note that we do not accept CVs.
To apply, please download an Application Pack and an Application Form from YMCA DownsLink Group, www.ymcadlg.org/vacancies/, or email recruitment@ymcadlg.org or contact the Human Resources Department at 47 Church Road, Hove, BN3 2BE, tel. 01273 222595.