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Group Fitness Coordinator

  • Part time (10 hours per week)
  • Cert III in Fitness
  • National Accreditation as a qualified fitness instructor
  • Friendly and supportive work environment
  • Free access to venues and facilities


At UQ Sport, we are firm believers that work should not be dull and boring. Our team is passionate about creating an awesome culture that promotes work-life balance, health and wellbeing, and most importantly, fun!

We are proud to work at UQ Sport, and it shows in the exceptional work we do. Our not-for-profit organisation delivers almost 400 diverse programs to University of Queensland students, staff and alumni, as well as the general public, across UQ’s St Lucia and Gatton campuses.

We are regarded as one of Australia’s leading employers – Human Resources Director (HRD) Magazine awarded us a Bronze Medal in its 2016 ‘Employer of Choice’ Survey – and with good reason.

We offer flexible working conditions, extensive learning opportunities and a wide range of staff benefits (ones that will make your friends jealous) to our squad of more than 200 staff.


This part time role is responsible for coordinating and leading group fitness classes and short courses, and delivery of initiatives to increase participation and revenue.

Take a lead role in rostering and developing instructors ensuring adherence to high levels of program standard and compliance.


The ideal candidate will have a Cert III in Fitness/GEL. To be successful in this role, you will need to be outgoing, personable, energetic and dedicated to customer service excellence. Your passion for health and fitness and ability to engage with instructors will make you stand out from the crowd. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written are essential. First Aid and CPR certification is required.


  • Supportive and friendly culture
  • FREE access to UQ Sport venues and programs
  • Discount on UQ Sport offerings
  • 10% Superannuation


Applications close Sunday, 31 January 2021.

As a part of your application, please include a covering letter outlining how you meet the essential requirements outlined here and in the Position Description. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered. Candidates may be contacted immediately for interviews.

For further information about this role, please contact Paul Parker, Fitness Manager on PParker@uqsport.com.au.

Position Description

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