Personal Trainer Apprenticeship - Advanced (Level 3)

Nuffield Health (Employer)

Lifetime Training Group (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £252.30
30.0 hours per week Shift work including evenings and weekends (TBC)
15 months (duration)
12 October 2021(start date)
Personal trainer (apprenticeship standard)
5 October 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Are you passionate about building a healthier nation and helping clients achieve their goals? Are you ready to begin your Apprenticeship as part of one of the largest Fitness & Wellbeing providers in the UK? Look no further and apply today!


As a Personal Trainer Apprentice who is caring, dedicated and driven, you will love being a part of Nuffield Health. It is a place where you can develop your technical skills, grow your career and really make a lasting difference in people’s lives.

With all of the services of Nuffield Health at your fingertips, you will have a clear path for career progression, and enjoy unrivalled opportunities to move onwards and upwards, into wellbeing lead, healthcare or managerial roles. 

This is a full-time apprenticeship, working a minimum of 30 hours a week and you'll be working towards your Personal Trainer Apprenticeship over the course of 18 months. 

What will you do in the role?

  • Empower your clients to reach their health & fitness goals and maintain a healthy lifestyle
  • Deliver our signature Health MOT sessions, inductions, engage sessions, programming sessions, gym floor activity and of course, your personal training sessions
  • Deliver group fitness, both on the gym floor (in small groups) and in the studio
  • Attend fitness team meetings and training sessions on a monthly basis, both to support and educate you on your career development
  • Attend apprenticeship meetings, working towards your Personal Training Apprenticeship

Our Benefits:

Our unique Health & Wellbeing focused benefits package includes:

  • Free membership across all of our Fitness & Wellbeing clubs, for you and your partner
  • Employer and employee contributory pension scheme
  • Annual leave is 25 days per annum and rises with service. Plus bank holidays in lieu
  • Life assurance, private healthcare and health-screening
  • CIMSPA annual membership
  • Discounted education from Fitness Industry Providers
  • Access to our unique PT Launchpad - Business Accelerator Online Programme, supporting you with development training courses both face to face and virtually
  • Line manager support and training
  • Access to the ‘Perks at Work’ reward platform which gives you access to cashback and discounts with over 30,000 retailers and service providers

Apprenticeship Information:

At Nuffield Health, you will be working towards your Personal Training level 3 apprenticeship over the course of 18 months (with the option of including level 2 qualification). This will involve a blended learning experience, delivered on a one-to-one basis in your work place by one of our expert trainers. The apprenticeship is a structured learner and employer focused development programme, consisting of face-to-face and/or remote training, designed to create opportunities to acquire lifelong knowledge, skills and behaviours.

At Nuffield Health, we work together to build a healthier nation, and like all of us, you do what you do because you care. Apply today!

Future Prospects

Ongoing support and progression, leading to running your own sessions as a personal trainer.

Skills Required

  • You will be able to engage with members, be approachable on the gym floor and have a professional attitude to developing your coaching skills
  • You will have strong communication skills to foster relationships with both colleagues and gym members
  • To develop your understanding of how a Nuffield Health Fitness & Wellbeing facility operates, flexibility is key when undertaking a variety of operational duties

Qualities Required

  • You truly care about your clients and are willing to work hard to achieve your fitness career goals
  • Teamwork is at our core - whether a future leader, team player or star performer, you will recognise your value and be a great source of contribution to your team
  • You will be mindful of your strengths and your development areas
  • You’re passionate about what you do so naturally you’ll thrive on keeping your professional standards high

Qualifications Required

  • Fitness Instructor level 2 qualification is desirable, however this can be delivered as part of the apprenticeship for those who are non-qualified
  • NPLQ/IQL Poolside qualification is desirable but not essential

Training Provided

  • Personal Training Level 3 Apprenticeship
  • Functional Skills in maths and English
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