Job Opening

Posting Title: Fitness Instructor
Department/Office: United Nations Office at Nairobi
Duty Station: NAIROBI
Posting Period: 11 December 2021 - 20 December 2021
Job Opening Number: 21-United Nations Office at Nairobi-169912-Individual Contractor
Staffing Exercise N/A
United Nations Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity
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Result of Service

• To offer excellent services to client's satisfaction and sort to encourage growing repeat business.
• Must have fitness and personal training related qualifications with a minimum of two years’ experience in a reputable organisation /
setting offering fitness or related services.
• Service must be in tandem with the standard operating procedure of the profession while instructing

Work Location

Nairobi

Expected duration

This is a 6 work - months contract in a period of 12 consecutive months.

Duties and Responsibilities

The United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON) is the UN headquarters in Africa and the respective office of the Secretary-General. UNON supports program implementation of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and the UN Human Settlements Program UNHABITAT) globally, as well as other UN offices in Kenya, by providing administrative, conference and information services (www.unon.org). This post is in the office of United Nations Office at Nairobi, Central Support Services (CSS), Commercial Operations Unit (COU). Under the supervision of the Unit Chief - Talia Owen-Frigyik.

The incumbent provides specialized support services to help ensure the smooth functioning of the UN Recreation Centre.

The UN Recreation Centre (UNRC) is open for membership to UN staff members and the diplomatic community. The UNRC has over the years recognized the need to keep pace with the growing sophistication and demands of members, so it offers a sports facility that meets their fitness and health goals. The facility has a state-of-the-art gym, with separate cardio as well as weights section and is equipped with Technogym machines. All the equipment is of the highest quality, well designed ergonomically and bio-mechanically precise.

UNRC is seeking a fitness instructor to provide professional fitness activities that include coaching, teaching classes and program design to United Nations Recreation Centre members and guests. The incumbent works towards creating excellence in the fitness center reporting directly to the Head Instructor.

Responsibilities will include;

• Offering fitness services to both members, non-members and member guests.
• Responsible for preparing fitness classes and ensuring the gym/studio/Aerobics room, are clean, ready and suitable for client
use.
• Ensuring that personal training bookings are entered/posted into the booking system.
• Promoting fitness services to both members and non-members for purposes of increasing or sustaining membership.
• Recording and filling all the fitness test forms and programs.
• Have a client database or profile for both personal training and fitness testing in his/her record for purposes of reference.
• Advice clients on health and fitness related matters.
. Be the COVID-19 ambassador in ensuring that UNRC members observe and strictly adhere to the laid down protocols.,
• Any other duties as instructed by management.

Qualifications/special skills

Competency: Thorough knowledge of fitness as a service, products and equipment
Academic Qualifications: High school diploma and supplementary training in fitness is required. Certificate in fitness from ACE, ITEC or related qualifications is required.
Experience: Minimum of two (2) years of experience in fitness or related services is required. Experience from a reputable organisation/setting is desirable.
Language: Fluency in oral and written English is required.

Additional Information

This position is on part time basis.

Internal Applicants – when completing the PHP, ensure ALL fields, ALL professional
experience and contact information are completed and up to date. This information is the basis
for the hiring manager to assess your eligibility and suitability for the position and to contact
you.

No Fee

THE UNITED NATIONS DOES NOT CHARGE A FEE AT ANY STAGE OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS (APPLICATION, INTERVIEW MEETING, PROCESSING, OR TRAINING). THE UNITED NATIONS DOES NOT CONCERN ITSELF WITH INFORMATION ON APPLICANTS’ BANK ACCOUNTS.

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