Description

Nick Butler

Location: Worcester (willing to relocate)

Email: nbutler192@gmail.com

Mobile: 07931920624

 

 

KEY ACHIEVEMENTS

REPs recognised Level Three Personal Trainer
Over eight years experience working within gyms and leisure centres
Former Professional Footballer, training with the Aston Villa Youth Academy until I was fifteen
Foundation Degree in Fitness Training and Healthy Lifestyle from University of Worcester
FA Coaching qualified
 

QUALIFICATIONS

2015 Premier Training International, Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training
(Including Kettlebells, Circuit Instruction, Nutrition, Working with Communities & Emergency First Aid.)

2009 University of Worcester, Foundation Degree of Arts in Fitness Training and Healthy Lifestyles
(Including Anatomy & Physiology, Nutrition, Special Populations Psychology and Customer Care)

2009 National Pool Lifeguard Qualification
2005 Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Football
2003 Chantry High School, 10 GCSE’s including Sports Studies, Math and English
 

EMPLOYMENT

April 2015 – Present                        Freedom Leisure

 

Fitness Instructor

 

Freedom Leisure purchased the portfolio of gyms owned by the Malvern Council and Wychavon Leisure. I continue to work as a Fitness Instructor, working out the Martley and Malvern gyms as well as assisting in the handover of newly acquired gyms by Freedom Leisure within the Worcestershire area.

Ensuring staff are well motivated and supervised.
Assisting gym users with exercise enquiries, general training, personalised programmes and to supervise, plan and deliver classes.
Supporting the Gym Manager to supervise and develop staff.
Instructing fitness sessions for groups and individuals.
Responsible for ensuring a safe environment at all times and completing health and safety assessments.
Assist with front of house & operational duties
 

 

 

 

 

May 2015 – Dec 2015                       Pure Gym

 

Self Employed Personal Trainer

 

Working on the gym floor looking after club members while marketing my own personal training expertise.
Delivering classes such as; Kettlebell, Plyometrics, Circuit Training, Spin Cycle, Fast Abs. Increased participation in all of the classes I ran due to excellent feedback from members and word of mouth.
Delivering gym programs for my personal clients.
Supporting other personal trainers by providing knowledge and assistance, provided training to new Personal Trainers in delivering excellent customer service.
Prioritising and planning tasks within my shifts to ensure everything was complete before handover at the end of my shift.
 

Jan 2010 – Nov 2011                         Jaguar Cars UK Events Team

 

Events staff – Part Time

 

Increasing sale enquiries for Jaguar dealerships by attending events and spending time with the general public to market the new Jaguar range.
Greeting all customers and maintaining a friendly, confident and helpful manner at all times.
Offered the role by a customer after providing an excellent service at Wychavon Leisure.
 

Jan 2007 – Apr 2015                         Malvern Council and Wychavon Leisure

 

Fitness Instructor

 

Delivering a first class customer care service to all gym members.
Inducting new members on use of equipment in the fitness suites.
Delivering programs for new members.
Preparing facilities to the highest standards for various use including classes, private party hire, sports club training, five a side football and soft play.
Coaching Junior Football classes.
Completing first aid tasks when necessary.
Lifeguard Trained.
 

INTERESTS

·         Keen Football player for over 20 years, played for Aston Villa Youth Academy and Worcester City First Team and Youth Team.
·         Property development.
·         Very keen gym user, training often with sessions based on flexibility and strength performance.
·         Regularly participate in fitness events including Tough Mudder and the Mud Runner.
·         Full driving license.

Education

University of Worcester

2007 - 2009 Foundation Degree in Fitness Training and Healthy Lifestyles

Experience

Freedom Leisure

April 2015 - Present Fitness Instructor

Freedom Leisure purchased the portfolio of gyms owned by the Malvern Council and Wychavon Leisure. I continue to work as a Fitness Instructor, working out the Martley and Malvern gyms as well as assisting in the handover of newly acquired gyms by Freedom Leisure within the Worcestershire area.
• Ensuring staff are well motivated and supervised.
• Assisting gym users with exercise enquiries, general training, personalised programmes and to supervise, plan and deliver classes.
• Supporting the Gym Manager to supervise and develop staff.
• Instructing fitness sessions for groups and individuals.
• Responsible for ensuring a safe environment at all times and completing health and safety assessments.
• Assist with front of house & operational duties

Pure Gym

May 2015 - Dec 2015 Personal Trainer

• Working on the gym floor looking after club members while marketing my own personal training expertise.
• Delivering classes such as; Kettlebell, Plyometrics, Circuit Training, Spin Cycle, Fast Abs. Increased participation in all of the classes I ran due to excellent feedback from members and word of mouth.
• Delivering gym programs for my personal clients.
• Supporting other personal trainers by providing knowledge and assistance, provided training to new Personal Trainers in delivering excellent customer service.
• Prioritising and planning tasks within my shifts to ensure everything was complete before handover at the end of my shift.

Malvern Council and Wychavon Leisure

Jan 2007 - Apr 2015 Fitness Instructor

• Delivering a first class customer care service to all gym members.
• Inducting new members on use of equipment in the fitness suites.
• Delivering programs for new members.
• Preparing facilities to the highest standards for various use including classes, private party hire, sports club training, five a side football and soft play.
• Coaching Junior Football classes.
• Completing first aid tasks when necessary.
• Lifeguard Trained.