Healthy Living Trainee

Are you passionate about sport, fitness, health and well-being?

Do you want to turn your passion into a career?

We have a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join our Active Scilly team in a permanent, part-time role working 15 hours per week.

This development role will allow you to earn healthy living qualifications whilst working at our health and fitness facilities.

The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator, supporting the Active Scilly Supervisor to deliver a broad and varied range of activities that promote healthy living. The role also involves administrative tasks for Active Scilly including contact with customers via Facebook, Twitter and the Council website as well as data collection and the production of posters and leaflets.

Our comprehensive package of training will enable our trainee to earn qualifications in:

  • Lifeguarding 
  • Gym Trainer
  • First Aid                                                                

Candidates must be at least 16 years of age, be confident and competent swimmers, and committed to undertake all relevant theory and physical training required by the role.

Benefits include:

  • A generous holiday entitlement starting at 24 days pro rata per annum plus bank holidays
  • Flexible shift working hours
  • Eye care vouchers.
  • Cycle to work scheme

For an informal discussion or more information please contact Susie Taylor or Jo Evans on (01720) 424405 or email

People and Communities
Part Time - Permanent
15 per week
£19,264-£22,129 pro rata per annum, dependent on experience
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, 29 June, 2022 - 1pm
Application Pack: 
Additional Information: 

Application Form
Advertisement Monitoring
Equal Opportunities Monitoring
Job Applicant Privacy Notice
Recruitment and Selection Policy

Please submit completed applications to or:
Human Resources
Council of the Isles of Scilly
Town Hall
St Mary's
Isles of Scilly
TR21 0NA

Please note that canvassing of Members or Officers will disqualify you from consideration.

If you require this application pack in an alternative language, in larger text, Braille, easy read or in an audio format, please email or telephone 0300 1234 105.