Why work for Fitness First?
Our people are our most important asset and it is only by satisfying their need to grow and develop that makes the business what it is today. We want the best employees to get the best out of them and ensure they get the best out of the business.
A staggering 1.5 million people across the globe belong to a Fitness First club making us the largest and fastest growing health club operator in the world, and we employ over 15,000 staff globally.
At the heart of everything we do is the belief that we have the power to make a difference to people’s lives – a difference to your health, your body, your mood, your mind, your energy, your confidence.
Walk into any of our clubs and you’ll find people who care about what they do – employees who think of it as not just a job, but as a way of life. Ultimately, that is how we create the friendly atmosphere and positive environment that puts us First for Fitness every time.
Our successful mix of recruitment, training, future development and promotional opportunities enables us to continually exceed our employees’ expectations. We need people, with enthusiasm, drive and a will to succeed. Our staff also need to have a sense of fun, a positive attitude, a disciplined approach and an ability to deliver results.
We invite applications from new applicants but would also welcome applications from previous employees of Fitness First. The company culture is one of support and progression for all.
Some of the benefits of working for us include:
- Basic salary (plus OTE for some positions)
- Free Health Club membership
- Half price membership for friend or family member
- Reduced cost Health Insurance
- 20 days holiday per annum rising up to a maximum of 25 dependant on service
- Access to training
- ‘Recruit from Within’ career progression policy
- Flexible working practices
- Team environment
- Relocation, where available
Who we employ
We look for employees who are capable of doing their jobs with energy, enthusiasm and a ‘can-do’ attitude. Our workplace offers growth, excitement and reward and it’s full of people who are committed and passionate about what they do. It’s this energy and buzz that sets us apart, and it is these qualities that we foster in our teams
What training will I receive?
Fitness First place great value in training and development. All recruitment activity is complimented by a structured development path for each position. Development consists of off-job training courses and more informal on-job learning, which is supported by workbooks. The company has a strong commitment to supporting your career development, and if you should choose to take up the challenge, our team of Regional Training and Development managers are dedicated to your success.