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Shift Managers
Salary: £21,411 - £24,354 pa
Location: Hampshire, United Kingdom
Company: New Forest District Council


Swimming Teachers
Salary: Hourly rate: £15.75 per hour
Location: Harrow Middlesex, United Kingdom
Company: Everyone Active
Personal Trainer
Salary: Self Employed
Location: Rochdale, United Kingdom
Company: Pure Gym Limited
Lifeguard (Recreation Assistant)
Salary: Up to £15,549 per annum (39 hours a week pro rata)
Location: Chalfont St Peter, United Kingdom
Company: GLL
Assistant Manager - Resources
Salary: £24,000
Location: Chester, United Kingdom
Company: Cheshire County Sports Club
Recreation Assistant
Salary: Circa £18,400 / Grade 7
Location: Central London, United Kingdom
Company: YMCA Club
Financial Accountant
Salary: Circa £35,000.00
Location: Central London, United Kingdom
Company: YMCAed
Sports Centre Duty Manager
Salary: £23,000 p.a. (incl London Weighting) depending on experience
Location: London, United Kingdom
Company: Westminster School
Franchise Manager
Salary: Competitive salary circa £33,000
Location: Fulham, London and the UK, United Kingdom
Company: Tinies UK Ltd
Childrens Activities Manager
Salary: £20,000 – 22,000
Location: Bletchingley, Surrey, United Kingdom
Company: The Hawthorns School
Senior Operations Assistant
Salary: pa £14,819 to £18,600 pro rata
Location: Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Company: Shenley Leisure Centre Trust
Business Development Officer
Salary: Up to £22,667
Location: Northampton, United Kingdom
Company: Northampton Leisure Trust
Child Weight Management Practitioner
Salary: £16k - £24k
Location: Luton, United Kingdom
Company: Live Well Luton
Sports Development Officer - Athletic Union
Salary: £20,366 pro-rata pa + PRP
Location: Hatfield, United Kingdom
Company: Hertfordshire Sports Village
Customer Services Manager
Salary: £22,203 - £26,403 + PRP pa
Location: Hatfield, United Kingdom
Company: Hertfordshire Sports Village
HR Administration Officer
Salary: Grade 4 starting at £15,598
Location: Chester, United Kingdom
Company: Brio Leisure
Recreation Assistants
Salary: £13,411 - £14,504 per annum
Location: Hatfield, United Kingdom
Company: Finesse Leisure Partnership
Swimming Instructors
Salary: Up to£14.013 per hour
Location: Hatfield, United Kingdom
Company: Finesse Leisure Partnership
Product Demonstrators Required
Salary: £15,000
Location: South West / South East of England, United Kingdom
Company: Cyber Coach

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in this issue

• Nuffield Health lands £330m to fuel expansion
• Experts examine referral issues
• Lancs CCC targets funds for hotel project


Property & tenders
Expressions of Interest invited: Contract to operate London horizons Leisure Club and Accommodation
Location: Company: Horizon Leisure
Leisure Management Contract
Location: Company: Hart District Council
Phase 2 for the provision of a Strategic Leisure Development Partner
Location: Suffolk Company: Suffolk Coastal District Council
Invitation for Expressions of Interest for new cinema provision in Abingdon-on-Thames
Location: Company: Abingdon-on-Thames Council
Sports Playing Field for sale
Location: Company: Stiles Harold Williams
Fitted treatment rooms at Lee Valley VeloPark
Location: Company: Lee Valley Regional Park Authority
Commercial unit to let
Location: Windermere, Cumbria Company: South Lakeland District Council
Procurement of Operator for Catering Facilities
Location: Company: Kirklees Active Leisure
Offers Invited by Informal Tender
Location: Company: Goadsby
Offers Invited by Informal Tender
Location: Company: Goadsby
More property/tenders>>

News headlines
Physical activity leaders to drive apprenticeship reforms  
Physical activity leaders to drive apprenticeship reforms

By Jak Phillips

A coalition of leading leisure employers and industry organisations have today (23 October) launched a government-backed programme to revolutionise apprenticeships for the physical activity sector. Led by Places for People Leisure – in conjunction with CIMSPA and ukactive – the Activity Trailblazer places responsibility for defining apprenticeship standards for PTs .... more>>
Jo Monkhouse swaps Everyone Active for Leisure-net  
Jo Monkhouse swaps Everyone Active for Leisure-net

By Jak Phillips

Industry consultancy Leisure-net Solutions has appointed Jo Monkhouse as a data insight manager, a role that will see her supporting clients to maximise the outcomes of the data they generate. Monkhouse has spent the last 13 years working with Everyone Active (SLM), initially as a membership manager looking .... more>>

Public Health England launches framework to tackle inactivity  
By Jak Phillips

Public Health England (PHE) has today published Everybody Active, Every Day, a framework for nationwide action to combat the physical inactivity .... more>>
Power Rangers and Fit For Sport team up to get kids moving  
By Tom Anstey

The Power Rangers are following in the footsteps of Peppa Pig, as the team of superheroes are now turning their attention to fighting inactivity. Fit For Sport has joined forces with .... more>>
Mark Talley joins Everyone Active as group fitness development manager  
By Jak Phillips

Everyone Active has appointed Mark Talley as group fitness development manager, with a brief of introducing new products, ideas and technology to aid customer retention and push the company forward. Talley will also work with Everyone Active’s .... more>>
Fit For Sport strengthens team to foster growth  
By Jak Phillips

Children's activity and sport provider Fit For Sport has strengthened its management team with two new appointments to support ongoing expansion. Anita De Villiers has joined the company as head of children’s experience, tasked with ensuring Fit .... more>>
British Military Fitness seeks cover with new indoor offering  
By Jak Phillips

Battling the elements is a familiar pastime for British Military Fitness (BMF) trainers and devotees, but those less inclined towards al fresco exercise can also get in on the action as the .... more>>
Fitness First eyes sale of 80 German clubs  
By Jak Phillips

Fitness First is in talks to sell its 80 health clubs in Germany as the business bids to hasten its transformation and Asian expansion, Health Club Management understands. Corporate finance firm Lincoln International is advising the Oaktree Capital-owned gym chain on .... more>>
Chris Brown swaps FitLinxx for Performance Health Systems  
By Jak Phillips

Equipment supplier Performance Health Systems (PHS) has appointed Chris Brown head of healthcare and medical for its Power Plate and bioDensity brands. Brown is tasked with identifying opportunities and managing sales in the corporate wellness, .... more>>
Scott Rolfe replaces Jon Argent as Halo CEO  
By Jak Phillips

Halo Leisure’s board of trustees has named enterprise mainstay Scott Rolfe as its new chief executive. Rolfe joined the leisure operator 12 years ago as one of the founding members of its senior management team and has .... more>>
Microsoft poised to launch a wearable device ‘within weeks’  
By Jak Phillips

Microsoft is reportedly weeks away from launching its own smartwatch with fitness tracking features, expected to challenge existing offerings from rivals .... more>>
Cycling specialist Neil Troutman joins Keiser UK as master instructor  
By Jak Phillips

Keiser UK has appointed Neil Troutman as new master instructor, tasked with building a team of master instructors to deliver Keiser’s M Series and Air training .... more>>
Naked mixed-gender yoga takes off in London  
By Helen Andrews

The latest fitness trend to hit London is mixed-gender naked yoga classes. Actor Matthew McConaughey and pop artist Lady Gaga are said to be fans of the .... more>>
Turkish hospital brand plans new chain of health clubs  
By Kate Cracknell

A new club, Acibadem Sports, has opened in Istanbul, Turkey. Owned by Acibadem, a leader in healthcare and hospitals, the 4,000sq m (43,056sq ft) club is .... more>>
IHRSA 2014: Health clubs under threat from march of microgyms, says Ray Algar  
By Jak Phillips

Traditional health clubs offering a broad selection of activities at a mid-range price are at serious risk of having their business ‘salami-sliced’ away by .... more>>

Features
Integrated technology

Group CV:
Integrated technology


Technology has the power to transform group exercise classes. We speak to operators who are putting the latest technology to good use
ProInsight

Promotional Feature:
ProInsight


David Hopkins, MD and founder of mystery shopping and research company Proinsight, on turning everyday insights into profits
Approaching the summit

ukactive update:
Approaching the summit


CEO of ukactive David Stalker looks ahead to this year’s ukactive National Summit
A sense of purpose

Gymtopia series:
A sense of purpose


UK-based Mosaic Spa & Health Clubs is working with a charity in Uganda to rediscover the company’s mission. Ray Algar reports
Offshore fitness

New opening:
Offshore fitness


Alison Bledge examines how the offshore industry is managing the wellbeing of its workers, and looks at a gym installed onboard the floating hotel Safe Scandinavia
Expanding overseas

Everyone’s talking about...:
Expanding overseas


As the economy improves, will fitness operators eye new markets or consolidate their existing bases?
Social addiction

Social media:
Social addiction


Manraaj Sunner offers his advice to health clubs looking to develop an effective social media strategy
Early start

Research round-up:
Early start


Two new studies into children’s exercise look at why it matters, and how we can help ensure it happens
Cool customer

Exercise science:
Cool customer


Vasper claims to reproduce the effects of intense anaerobic training in just 20 minutes. We report
Embracing active design

Editor’s letter:
Embracing active design


Even so-called hard to reach groups have to use our streets, so that’s where we should start getting them active, says Kate Cracknell


People news:

Alan Holl leaves Virgin Active to join functional specialist TRX


Lightweights:

Zombie races, selfies top the poll of gym-goers’ peeves, and action movies prove bad for your waistline
Product news
Decibel range gives fitness enthusiasts something to shout about

Decibel range gives fitness enthusiasts something to shout about

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Focusing on maximising training performance without compromising on taste, the new Decibel range is hoping to make some noise in the sports supplements market.
 
No limits to anti-gravity treadmill as mobile showcase launches

No limits to anti-gravity treadmill as mobile showcase launches

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

A NASA-engineered treadmill is set to take-off after a mobile showroom was launched to enable to enable potential customers to trial the technology on their doorstep.
 
A winning combination

A winning combination

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Lowe & Fletcher has launched a range of contactless digital combination locks, which allow the user immediate and simple keypad access without the need for a key.
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A new brand has emerged in the health and fitness industry offering a new alternative to the way supplements are consumed.
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Addgards makes branded wet wipe stations for Gambaru gyms

When Gambaru decided to open 24 hours a day, Addgards’ Hand & Handle Wet Wipe stations provided the perfect solution for fast, effective cleaning of all gym equipment for their members.
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