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Job listing closed on 6 Jul 2024
1 Jul 2024

Health & Wellbeing Coach (Casual)

🇬🇧 London, UK
2+ years exp.

The Role

We are looking for a Health & Wellbeing Coach on a casual basis to deliver a variety of physical fitness sessions and health interventions that benefit the wellbeing of the local community.

Who we are

We are one of the most famous clubs in world football, with a rich heritage and history of success – read more about our history, here.

Beyond that, we are passionate about our local community and, behind the scenes, we have a wide variety of opportunities and career paths for all. We have a very defined purpose: to act for a winning team, culture and community. We achieve this by ensuring we are courageous in the pursuit of progress, we champion our community and each other, and that we do the right thing (even when no one is looking).

Your day-to-day

  • Plan and deliver a variety of health & fitness sessions and wellbeing interventions in the local community that meet the needs of individuals and groups
  • Carry, set up and use a range of fitness equipment at sessions to keep the sessions engaging and effective
  • Work with individuals and groups with a range of abilities and fitness levels and making appropriate adaptations to sessions for participants with medical or mobility requirements
  • Responsible for the correct use and safe keeping of equipment and ensuring facilities are checked before use and safe for practical participation
  • Develop professional and supportive relationships with all participants
  • Record participant information by updating registers, consent forms, incident and accident forms

What we are looking for

  • Knowledge of nutrition and fitness
  • Level 2 Fitness Instructor
  • Experience of adapting exercise for different needs and medical conditions.
  • A confident and effective communicator
  • Knowledge and understanding of appropriate Safeguarding, Health and Safety and emergency practices
  • Level 3 Personal Trainer (Desirable)
  • Valid, up to date certifications in First Aid and Safeguarding Children (Desirable)
  • FA Level 1 or FA Level 2 Award in Coaching Football (Desirable)
  • An appreciation for the potential impact of sport & exercise on people in the community
  • An understanding of one or more behaviour change models

Arsenal for Everyone

Arsenal for Everyone is our commitment to promoting and embracing equality, diversity and inclusion, so that everyone connected to the club feels like they belong to the same Arsenal family. We believe that diversity of background, skills and experience drives our success on and off the pitch. 

Disability Confident Leader

We are a Disability Confident Leader. We actively welcome applications from people with disabilities and long-term health conditions. If you need disability-related adjustments to the recruitment process, please indicate this in your application.

If you are likely to meet the definition of being a ‘disabled person’ according to the Equality Act 2010, we will offer you an interview if you meet the minimum criteria for a role. Please choose the option of a guaranteed interview on your application form. The information you share with us about your health or disability will not be used in recruitment decisions.

Application Closing Date - Friday 5th July 2024

Please note: we reserve the right to close the position early if application volumes are particularly high. We encourage you to get your application in sooner rather than later.

Good luck!