We are expanding our coaching team
Our personal training facility is growing, and we want to expand our team by the end of the summer. We are looking for a coach who is as excited and passionate as we are about providing a world class personal training service in our Cork city centre location. Read the following details and fill in the form below to submit your application if you think you would be a fit for our team.
This year we are celebrating 6 years in business as a personal training facility, and over the years we have established ourselves as a well respected and sought after personal training business. Around our professional personal training service, we have created community events such as a book club, movie nights, long table lunch events, storytelling events, and a bit of arts and crafts every now and again. In the last 12 months we have received a national CARA award and a national Business All Star Award for our high standard of professional service and inclusive approach. Our 4 main philosophies include:
Real Food for Real Life
Leading by Example
Creating Positive change
You can find our more about our services and approach on our About page here.
What you can expect from working at ACLAÍ
If you join the ACLAÍ team you can expect to have the following opportunities
Be a part of an experienced and highly motivated team
Learn the ACLAÍ training system and how to teach it to members
Opportunities for professional development as a strength and movement coach
Help a wide variety of members with their health and movement training
Be a part of the regular community events that are run from our training facility
Coaching personal training sessions with 1:4 Coach to member ratio
Coaching 1-1 personal training sessions
Developing new training programs for members
Contribute to our growth as a personal training facility and community based business
Who you will be working with
The 4 most common type of member that train at ACLAÍ include:
People who are working on their general health and fitness
Athlete’s that are training with us to complement their sporting performance
Members who are coming back from injury or an operation
Members who have medical conditions or physical disabilities.
With all our members, we aim to help them learn how to train, as well as developing strength, mobility, and movement skills. As we work with clients of all ages so you will have the opportunity to work with kids and adults alike, you will have the opportunity to help bring clients through a pretty wide variety of personalised training programs.
Current ACLAÍ Projects
Developing ACLAÍ as a world class personal training facility
Our primary purpose is to develop a personal training service of the highest possible standard. This related to our coaching style, our level of service to our members, our programming and technical knowledge, and how we relate and cooperate with relevant health professionals such as GPs, therapists, and consultants to offer our members a complete and holistic approach to their training with us.
Building ACLAÍ as a hub for community based events
We believe in the power of community, and strive to build ACLAÍ as a hub for events that bring people together such as our book club meet-ups, long table lunch events, movie nights, story telling get togethers, and the odd arts and crafts meet up. As part of the ACLAÍ team you will be a part of the drive to have a positive influence on the community in which we are based in Cork.
Opening the Palestine Community Gym
We strive to create positive change both in our immediate vicinity, and further afield. We are currently leading a project to open a community based training facility in the Aida refugee camp in the West Bank, Palestine, and as part of the ACLAÍ team, you will play an active role in this project.
Qualification in Strength and Conditioning (UKSCA/ CSCS/ or equivalent)
Strong IT skills
Ability to work as part of a tight knit team
Strong desire to develop a career as a strength and movement coach
Degree in Sport and Exercise Sciences or equivalent
Experience in customer facing or retail positions
Qualification in working with special populations (children, people with physical disabilities or medical conditions, older adults etc)
How to Apply
We have a 5 step selection process for the successful applicant to become an ACLAÍ Coach:
Fill in the form below before Monday 26th of August @ 5pm
Receive the email with further information and instructions
Reply to the email with a cover letter and your CV, along with any questions that you may have about the position
Accept an invitation to come for an interview at our training facility
Follow through with our in-house training process and become an ACLAÍ Coach
Applications deadline: Monday 26th of August 2019 at 5pm
Please note that submission of your CV and Cover letter does not guarantee that you will move to the next stage of the process. We receive quite a high volume of applications when positions become available. While we will respond to every applicant, we will only interview a select few of coaches for the position.