To coordinate exercise instructors, personal trainers, and potentially allied workers to ensure membership retention and recruitment; to employ staff and organise staff. Sometimes this role will also cover the responsibilities of the group fitness manager. Sometimes this person will also be a personal trainer, gym instructor or group fitness instructor
  • Human resources
  • Health and safety
  • Rostering
  • Facility management
  • Administration
  • May additionally have the skillset of a personal trainer, gym instructor or group fitness instructor
  • Understanding of a fitness centre operation
  • Gym work from the floor up
  • People and/or facility management 
  • Preferably on-floor gym experience
  • Ideally, registration through the New Zealand Register of Exercise Professionals
  • Larger facility management jobs
  • Regional manager 
  • Gym owner
High
$45K-$100K per year

200-250

Low
3-5 years

Working in the industry, and asking your employer about opportunities to step up 



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