Ashtanga Yoga Class Instructor
- Title: Ashtanga Yoga Class Instructor
- Type: Coach / Instructor / Activity Leader
- Employer: Academy of Sport, Physical Activity and Wellbeing - London South Bank University
- Salary: £14.81 - £17.25
The Academy of Sport at London South Bank University are looking for an Ashtanga Instructor who is punctual, reliable and enthusiastic to help teach on a regular and ongoing basis as part of our Revitalise exercise class programme. The class will be delivered to LSBU Students and Staff, and local community users. Based in the Sports Centre on our Southwark Campus at Elephant & Castle.
1.Responsible to the Duty Manager Sport and Recreation for the running and supervision of the Sports Centre’s Ashtanga Yoga sessions.
2.To ensure classes begin and end at the advertised times and that only authorised users participate.
3.To act in accordance with sector best practice, and NGB guidelines and code of conduct
4.To be responsible for the safety of all participants including ensuring the safe use of equipment, communicating any faults to the Duty Manager Sport and Recreation
5.To solicit feedback from users for the furtherance of the session/ programme.
6.To liaise with the Duty Manager Sport and Recreation and the Facilities Manger in the development of these sessions.
7.To regularly communicate with the Duty Manager Sport and Recreation over the development of the session, including session planning and maintaining attendance records as appropriate.
8.Any other duties appropriate to the role, as directed by the Duty Manager Sport and Recreation.
Experience of delivering Ashtanga Yoga Sessions and working in an environment dealing with a broad range of users.
Knowledge of the issues relating to health and safety in the delivery of Ashtanga Yoga sessions.
Good communication skills, able to relate to a wide variety of different types of user
Have demonstrable leadership skills and be able to develop the session
First Aid qualification
Knowledge and understanding of fitness training relating to other classes or services provided by the Sports Centre
Experience in planning for development of Ashtanga Yoga
BWY (or equivalent) Teaching Qualification
Personal liability insurance
Instructors may be required to undertake a Criminal Records Bureau check
Special Instructions: If you are qualified to instruct this session and are available to work from 12pm-1pm on Tuesday lunchtimes (initially), please forward a CV and covering letter to the following address:
The Academy of Sport
London South Bank University
103 Borough Road
Closing Date: 09.09.2008
Contact: Laura Forrest