Current Vacancies

 

The Gym at Old Mutual in Pinelands is operated by the Sport Science Institute of South Africa and is seeking to employ a Receptionist for the following shifts:

 

Monday to Friday:  5-hour shifts set between 05h30 and 20h30

Every second Saturday and Sunday 07h00 to 13h00

 

Rate:  R38 per hour

 

Please note that reliable transport is an essential requirement to ensure that you are able to present yourself timeously for the morning shift.

 

A bubbly personality, good people skills and being able to work shifts are essential. Previous experience or knowledge of the fitness industry is an advantage.   To start as soon as possible.

 

Please send your C.V. plus a covering letter explaining your current situation and how this position would fit into your lifestyle to hr@sportsplan.co.za by Thursday 11 April 2019.

 

Please ensure that the position you are applying for is included and that your application clearly addresses all the points stipulated.

 

If not contacted within two weeks of closing date, please consider your application to have been unsuccessful.

 

 

 

 

12-MONTH CONTRACT

 

Newlands, Cape Town

 

The Sports Science Institute of South Africa, a well-known operation with multiple fields of interest relating to sports performance, health and wellness, is seeking a driven, successful Sales Consultant to sell both new and continued memberships at its gym, the Wellness & Fitness Centre, in Newlands, Cape Town.

 

The ideal incumbent for this position will have:

 

  • experience in a pressurised sales environment which requires constant customer service as well as sourcing own leads on a daily basis

 

  • a proven track record in successful sales, both telephonic and face-to-face

 

  • worked in a related industry or with a related type of experience

 

  • a strong sales drive and a passion for the industry

 

  • the drive to seek new business

 

  • strong administrative and financial skills as this is an essential component of the position

 

This position is offered on a 12-month contract basis with a basic salary and an excellent commission structure.

 

Please send your application to hr@sportsplan.co.za by 31 March 2019, along with a clear motivation letter which addresses all the points noted above as well as an indication of your salary range. 

 

Please consider your application to have been unsuccessful if we have not contacted within two weeks.

 

 

The position of ad hoc Créche Assistant in the Fitness Centre is available at an hourly cost to company rate of R31.

 

We would like to fill this vacancy as soon as possible.

 

At this time, we anticipate that the hours will be required from Monday to Friday and alternating every Thursday. Shifts in the week are between 4.50 and 6.50 hours per day.  Saturdays are on a rotational basis from 08h30 to 12h30, although there may be a requirement to cover other shifts where staffing needs arise.

 

There will be a minimum of 18 hours per week from Monday to Saturday.

 

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a certificate or qualification in child-minding
  • Have experience in a similar environment, preferably a registered institution
  • Have a current First Aid certificate from a reputable training institution
  • Be presentable
  • Be fluent in English and Afrikaans
  • Be able to communicate clearly and well to all levels of customer and child
  • Have a good level of literacy
  • Be strong and energetic
  • Have experience in planning activities applicable to various ages
  • Have a reliable means of transport

 

Please submit your C.V. along with a covering letter which clearly addresses all the points specified in the advert.  Include a copy of your identity document and any reference letters you may have.

 

This can be sent to the Human Resources Manager at:

E-mail to:  hr@sportsplan.co.za or

Deliver to:  Sports Science Institute, Boundary Road, Newlands, 7700

 

Closing date:  Thursday 28 February 2019

If not contacted within two weeks of closing date, please consider your application to have been unsuccessful.

FRONTLINE RECEPTIONIST
 

The Sports Science Institute in Newlands is seeking a Frontline Receptionist to deal with our customers.    This position involves ad hoc shift work and it is essential that the successful candidate has a driver’s licence and their own reliable transport and can commit to being available to work certain 4 or 6-hour shifts between 05h15 to 21h00 throughout the week, on a rotational basis.

 

Rate: R38 per hour

 

This particular position will require the person to be available for all or a minimum of four of the following shifts:

Monday                                  17h00 to 21h00

Wednesday                           17h00 to 21h00

Friday                                     16h00 to 21h00

Saturday                                13h00 to 19h00

Sunday                                  16h00 to 19h00

 

Possible other shifts to be covered on an ad hoc basis:

Saturday                                06h30 to13h00

Sunday                                  08h00 to 12h30

Monday to Friday                 05h15 to 09h00

Monday to Thursday           17h00 to 21h00

 

Important attributes are: 

  • A cheerful personality with excellent people skills 
  • Good energy levels very early in the morning or late afternoon
  • The ability to work fast and correctly whilst dealing with multiple tasks
  • A good level of computer literacy in Excel and Word
  • Previous experience in the fitness industry would be an added advantage
  • Meeting the requirements of our employment equity goals

 

Should you be interested in applying, please send your C.V. plus a covering letter explaining your current situation and how this position would fit into your lifestyle to hr@sportsplan.co.za by 08 March 2019.  Please ensure that the position you are applying for is included and that your application clearly addresses all the points stipulated.

 

If you have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful in this instance.