Personal Training Specialist

We are looking for an innovator to take responsibility for the technical delivery of our PT products. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a strong history of working in the fitness industry as a PT along with experience of course writing and development.

Part time - permanent

  • Do you want to work for the best training provider in the health and fitness industry?

  • Are you organised, self-motivated and passionate about fitness?

  • If so, then we have just the job for you!

Essential Requirements

  • Minimum level 3 qualification in Personal Training
  • 5 years’ experience as a Personal Trainer
  • Comprehensive knowledge of and insight into running a PT business
  • 2 year's experience teaching and assessing Levels 2 and 3 fitness courses
  • Up-to-date industry knowledge
  • Experience of course writing and development
  • Good communication skills
  • Competent with Microsoft Office (namely Outlook, Word, Excel and Powerpoint)
  • Willing to travel (e.g meetings and head office visits)
  • Self-disciplined and able to manage own workload, to include tight deadlines and changing priorities


  • Project management experience
  • E-learning programming / building experience (particularly Articulate Rise)
  • Experience with Microsoft Office 365

Specific tasks

Products and technical expertise

  • Monitor feedback (to include assessment results) on your products and recommend/carry out actions as needed
  • Work with Sales and Marketing departments to maximise the promotion and sales of all products, ensuring the School of Personal Training is seen as a centre of excellence and knowledge
  • Continually develop products within the School, adhering to the FFT policy of reviewing all products every year, ensuring all content is technically correct and engaging for learners
  • Manage product development projects ensuring achievement of quality, deadline and budget
  • Keep all relevant departments informed of any changes or updates to your products as appropriate
  • Deliver standardisation activities with the tutor/assessor team where required
  • Creation of technical assets and content outside of courses (such as articles, presentations, videos and team training resources)
  • Act as the technical go-to for ad hoc tasks such as website page reviews, liaison with Awarding Organisations and CIMSPA, providing input as requested by other department
  • Devise an annual product review recommendation for the School
  • Work with the Research and Development Lead to develop new product offerings to fit within the School
  • Assist with the recruitment and training of tutors, providing technical support to the highest level within the School


  • Undertake teaching/assessing/mentoring/IQA/tutor support where required


  • Working in collaboration with the RDL, responsibility for the technical delivery of products within the School of Personal Training, both internally and externally
  • Be at the forefront of changes within the industry and ensure your product portfolio reflects this
  • The primary source of information and expertise in your product area, both internally and externally
  • Ensure the overall quality of the product and all relative course materials meet the expected standard
  • A leader and innovator
  • A primary contributor to furthering the reputation of the School and increasing its marketability

How to apply

Send your cv and covering letter to

About the company

We’re an ISO 9001:2015 standard company and winners of UKactive's Training Provider of the Year Award 2016 and 2017. We’re a member of the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA) and key influencers within the health and fitness industry. Our constant focus is towards delivering the highest standards of training within the health and fitness industry and #raisingthebar.