JOBS AND OPPORTUNITIES

Here you can browse a list of current vacancies with us or with our partners. Have a look to see what’s on offer.

As the national governing body for group exercise, EMD UK is the go-to organisation for instructors, organisations and the sector for expert advice on all things group exercise. To facilitate the continued growth of the sector we are committed to supporting group exercise instructors to be the best they can be.

We also work in partnership with organisations to develop all forms and styles of group exercise, including start up support for new fitness brands and concepts trying to enter the market. We work proactively to bring all aspects of the industry together to achieve our vision of healthier communities through group exercise.

Current Vacancies

Independent Chair of EMD UK

EMD UK is seeking to recruit an Independent Chair for their Board of Directors.

The Chair’s role is to provide leadership for the board of directors in their role of setting the strategy and policy of the organisation, and provide line management for the CEO and support for the wider senior management team.

It is anticipated that the time commitment is one to two days per month after the induction period. This includes attendance at up to four Board meetings a year.

For full information, please download our EMD UK Independent Chair recruitment pack here.

Please submit a CV and letter of application setting out how you meet the criteria based on your skills and experience to marcus@emduk.org

For an informal discussion on the post of EMD UK chair, please contact Nigel Wallace (current chair) on consultnigelw@gmail.com or Julie Evans (Senior Independent Director) on julieevans36@gmail.com.

Closing date for applications is 24 October 2022.

Interviews are scheduled for 16,17 or 23 November 2022 in London

Opportunities within the Fitness Industry

Freelance Inclusive Dance Teachers: London-based

Step Change Studios is an award-winning dance company that provides opportunities for disabled people of all ages and abilities to be active through dance. We provide classes in a wide range of dance/dance fitness styles and deliver in different settings including residential care, schools, leisure centres and in the community.

We love what we do and we need more great people to help us do it… We have freelance opportunities for dance/dance-fitness teachers based in London with experience of working with disabled people. We are especially keen to hear from people with experience working in residential care settings and SEND schools. Must have availability during the week (daytime). We value teachers who are proactive, positive, creative, reliable, empathetic, and committed to supporting every person’s potential.

Candidates must hold valid enhanced DBS and PLI or be willing to obtain these immediately.

For further information, please email: contact@stepchangestudios.com

Deadline Friday 2nd September

To find out more about Step Change Studios, visit our website

Fitness Instructors – virtual roles

One of our course graduates, Rho, who founded Rock it with Rho Ltd, set up an Instagram Members Squad to keep her class participants –  known as the Rockets – physically and mentally active during the lockdowns.

One year on, the Squad is stronger than ever and has grown into a full worldwide fitness and well-being community.

There are currently six regular Rock it Instructors all teaching different styles – from Latin to Sculpt and Core to Pilates – plus Rho’s tailor made sessions – Soca Aerobics, Booty Burner, Waistline Workouts, Rock it Resistance, Stretch it . . . to name but a few!

As the Squad continues to grow,  Rock it with Rho is looking for more Fitness Instructors to join the Rock it with Rho team!

  • This is a virtual role for their online fitness and well-being Squad community.
  • Instructors must be confident in front of the camera and have a passion for bringing out the best in people.
  • Knowledge on suitable music/copyrights for online platforms would be ideal.
  • Great opportunity to work with a supportive team.

If you are currently undergoing your instructor training and are interested in the role, please get in touch!

  • Please send your CV to Rho at Rock it with Rho, plus
  • It would also be great if you could send across a short clip/highlight video of you teaching.

Please have a look at their highlights video so that you can get an idea of their vibes:

Fitness instructor for kids – London

BeLifted is looking for a fitness instructor for children in Primary school aged 6-11 years old for five days a week,  Monday – Friday from 12.30pm-1.30pm. The activities will be everything from skipping, to boxing and kids exercises.  They are looking for someone who can be on time, vibrant and enthusiastic. The school is based in Camden and pays £30 per hour, plus there is free parking from 11am. Contact Belifted on beliftednow@gmail.com