SPORTS JOBS for WOMEN
International and UK Job Opportunities for Women

SPORTSJOBS4WOMEN believe that it is always worthwhile reviewing your current skillset, so we have created a list of professional companies that specialise in training in the fitness & sports industry - click here
We shall keep adding more Training provider partners to this list so keep checking every week when you are also checking out which good job in the sun is yours to grab before someone else takes it!

OVERSEAS AND UK WORK for SPORTS, RECREATION, MARINA, FITNESS & LEISURE MANAGERS

Position OPERATIONS DIRECTOR for new Ladies Fitness Studio chain
Region JEDDAH, WEST COAST SAUDI ARABIA leading to Kingdom-wide as new Clubs open
Salary / mth. IRO UK £5,000/- depending on exchange rate at the time
Key Benefits Annual return flight, free accomm. or allowance, visa costs, transport, medical care & annual vacation
Taxation No local taxation at this time
Start Date February 2020
Visa Required but provided by employer & full guidance from SPORTSJOBS4WOMEN
Contract 2- years renewable for good job done
Status SINGLE only
Requirements

You will be expected to be well educated to degree level or similar, hold strong financial awareness & a true passion about membership sales. To support your ability to manage this multi-site development plan, at least 10- years management are expected on your CV with at least 3- years in a multi-site responsibility. Staff training skills will also be vital due to many of the junior staff under your control will be employed from other parts of the world such as the Far East.  They will be very enthusiastic but will need some further training including customer care & technical skills. Previous successful Club management in the Middle East will be ideal. Full JD upon application or a telephone conversation if preferred.

You will also be joining a Fitness Studio Manager that we at SJ4W will be supplying soon to head-up the 1st. Studio to be opened in a few weeks time. We predict there will be more Studio Managers going out during 2020 as each of the currently planned 4- Studio Clubs come on line & are opened this year. When you are placed out there, we shall be working closely with you on supplying these other girls. We look forward to that team work with you! We also promise to give you "bucket-loads" of cultural advice before you go out & meet with you in the UK if you are based here at present. Other candidates already working out there (guys & girls are also happy to Skype with you 1st. if you like, so they can tell you how they live & feel totally safe & happy. We even arrange for your visa processing in London for you free of charge.

Company

This new Fitness Studio group is an immersive, boutique style group female fitness experience in Saudi Arabia. Our Mission is to have a profound impact on the wellness, health and lifestyles of all young Saudi women through providing an exceptional end-to-end member experience that empowers our members and team to be the best they can be. The initial plan is to set up & open 4- Fitness Studios in the Kingdom in 2020 and then a total of 20- Studios in next 4- years. So you will be busy!  SPORTSJOBS4WOMEN in the UK are tasked to source a strongly driven passionate regional Multi-site Fitness Club Director / Manager whom is already experienced in new Ladies Clubs set-ups & pre-openings. You will also need to be financially astute as well as sales driven. The rewards are immense including financial as well as a superb sense of achievement when done, and be able to claim you were there at the start of this exciting new Ladies Fitness trend movement in their society. Much more detail available from us upon application.

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  ALL UK BASED SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES will be SEEN DIRECTLY by SPORTSJOBS4WOMEN at a major city in the country
Position PILATES MATT + REFORMER COACHES
Region KUWAIT + SAUDI ARABIA
Salary / mth. IRO UK£ 1,750- basic + 50% comms on private classes. Current Coaches working out there have OTE's of around UK £3,000+ tax free
Key Benefits Annual return flight, free accomm. or allowance, visa costs, transport, medical care & annual vacation
Taxation No local taxation at this time
Start Date ASAP but 4- weeks acceptable to allow for visa processing (provided free of charge)
Visa Required but provided by employer
Contract Minimum 12- months / 1- year with options to renew for good job done
Status SINGLE only
Requirements

At least 2- years experience working as a fully qualified Pilates Coach with good supporting references. Trained in Pilates Matt & also Reformer ideally. Best salary package & commissions will be given to full Pilates status. Key duties are to design & carry out workout routines to suit your specific Client needs & capabilities, also constantly promote & sell the Pilates training sessions of the Studio to members (existing & new). All types of group Exercise class skills are also very popular in these countries especially to "first-timers" coming to a Fitness Club / Studio. So if you hold skills like GRX, BodyPump, Zumba etc., you will be very popular & in demand! 

Company

A Boutique-style Pilates Studio in Kuwait city & East coast Saudi Arabia that attract the local wealthy ladies in the area. There are also thousands of UK/ Western personnel working in these counties. So many of your members with be UK/Western women too.  Employers offers 2- types of salary+ commission packages so more details available on application. We also promise to give you "bucket-loads" of cultural advice before you go and we even arrange for your visa processing in London for you.

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  ALL SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES based in the UK will be seen at a major city
Position INDOOR CYCLING / SPINNING INSTRUCTOR
Region DOHA, QATAR (home to the next Soccer FIFA World Cup in 2022)
Salary / mth. IRO UK£2,000- to 2,500- (depending on quality of skills & exp.)
Key Benefits Annual return flight, free accomm. or allowance, visa costs, transport, medical care & annual vacation
Taxation No local taxation at this time
Start Date ASAP but 4- weeks acceptable to allow for visa processing in London
Visa Required but provided by employer free of charge
Contract Minimum 1- year with options to renew open-ended for good job done
Status SINGLE only
Requirements

A UK/ Western recognised Indoor Cycling certification to include all current modern styles, equipment & programmes. Those with more general Fitness Training skills like PT & Group Ex will be given preference. Good work references at the time of contract offer will also be required. We also promise to give you "bucket-loads" of cultural advice before you go and we even arrange for your visa processing in London for you.

Company

2020 will be a great time to join the thousands of other Western personnel in Doha who will be preparing for the great event of the 2022 FIFA World Cup. So there is a real high buzz in the city right now for everything related to Sports & Fitness. The employer has a Boutique style Studio for Ladies Only and as Qatar is a very popular work location for UK / Europeans, the Fitness Studio will also have many Western women coming in for Spinning sessions, PT & all types of Group Ex. classes. So make sure you are part of this exciting time in the relaxed country of Qatar & enjoy the electric atmosphere! Call for a chat if you want to know more.

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  ALL SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES based in the UK will be met at a major city in the UK early in 2020
Position FITNESS CLUB MANAGER of Ladies Only Club
Region East Coast, Saudi Arabia
Salary / mth. IRO £2,500- 3,000/- tax free depending on quality of education
Key Benefits Annual return flight, 4- weeks vacation pa, all visa costs, free accommodation nearby, transport to & from work
Taxation NO local taxation
Start Date ASAP but 4- weeks acceptable & to allow for visa processing in London
Visa REQUIRED BUT PROVIDED by employer & arranged for you by SPORTSJOBS4WOMEN
Contract ANNUAL RENEWABLE for good job done
Status Single
Requirements

This is a "hands-on" Manager role so you will need to have a detailed Fitness training skill list that includes PT sessions plus as many Group Exercise classes activities as possible. The young Saudi women know them all & so when they come to the Fitness Club, they will want someone who can show & do a few classes herself so teaching 2-3 classes a day with PT and managing the P/Trainers/ Freelancers including the timetable. . You must ideally have fully managed a Fitness Club it for at least 3- years. There are many Western Expatriate women working & living in the region so some of your members will also be from UK & Europe. You will also need to have staff motivational & mentoring skills to train-up junior staff that have come in from Asia as well as some local nationals. 

Company

A specialist Wellness Clinic for Ladies only that is based in a modern shopping area of East coast Saudi Arabia. The local Lady Owner is well known to us at SJ4W & we have met her many times in London. Her family own a large Hospital chain in the country so they are well established family business. The Causeway across to Bahrain is also nearby so a quick weekend break is possible across to there from time to time. As we are already recruiting for PTs & Group Ex. classes, you will be joining others as part of the Wellness team.

All shortlisted candidates selected will be required to either personally attend an interview in London or other major cities in the UK, or attend a Skype interview. So applications of interest are recommended ASAP by sending us your full CV if you consider you have what it takes from the above specification. Remember, all that tax-free money in your bank account every month with no living costs except your food !

So surely, you fancy getting away from the UK before a very cold Winter forecasted starts soon with cold & dark evenings! SJ4W & its sister recruitment division LEISUREFORCE (for the guys) have over 30- years experience of successfully placing UK / Western Sports professionals in Arabia & some of our staff also worked there before. Some are still there after 15+ years & have so much tax free money saved, they've bought holiday villas in Spain & more. Fancy being able to be doing the same? Then get your CV in fast! We also promise to give you "bucket-loads" of cultural advice before you go and we even arrange for your visa processing in London for you.

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Position FITNESS MANAGER of STUDIO
Region RED SEA COAST, JEDDAH in SAUDI ARABIA
Salary / mth. IRO BASIC UK£ 1,900- with total OTE's of £2,800+ (take home!)
Key Benefits Annual return flight, 4- weeks vacation pa, all visa costs, free accommodation nearby, transport to & from work
Taxation NO LOCAL TAXATION at this time
Start Date ASAP but 4- weeks acceptable to allow for Visa processes
Visa REQUIRED BUT PROVIDED by employer & arranged for you by SPORTSJOBS4WOMEN
Contract ANNUAL RENEWABLE for good job done
Status Single only
Requirements

You will need to have a detailed Fitness training skill list that includes as many Group Exercise classes activities as possible. The young Saudi women know them all & so when they come to the Fitness Studio, they will want someone who can teach all types of ETM, Pilates, Yoga, Les Mills, Zumba, Body Conditioning & more! It will also be important for you to have existing successful experience of at least Supervising a busy Fitness Studio / ideally fully managing it for at least 2- years. You will also need to have staff motivational & mentoring skills to train-up junior staff that have come in from Asia as well as some local nationals. 

We also promise to give you "bucket-loads" of cultural advice before you go and we even arrange for your visa processing in London for you.

Company

Another new Ladies Only Fitness Club organisation planning to open 2- new Clubs in January 2020. After new health regulations issued by the Saudi Government, a directive has been made to open as many Ladies Only Wellness/ Fitness Centres as possible during 2020. The country doesn't have the expertise (yet), so they need UK / Western trained female Fitness professionals to help them get set up & manage them. It is such an exciting era for young Saudi women right now so join this new trend & be part of it. In return, you will be well paid & housed for free while working with well educated & highly focused young Saudi business lady Club Owners. This is a great opportunity to create, design & operate this new Fitness Studio with your own signature style. Working & living on the Red Sea coast is famous for Watersports like Scuba diving & Sailing with 1,000's of other Western Expatriates there. Cyprus & the Mediterranean are also only a short flight away for a short break on your days off.  Make 2020 your year for the start of your international Fitness career!

You will also be part of a team of Instructors as well as an Operations Director we are supplying who will be overseeing the setting up of the other new Clubs opening this year.

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Position SENIOR PERSONAL TRAINER & WELLNESS COACH
Region EAST COAST, SAUDI ARABIA
Salary / mth. IRO UK£ 1,700 + commissions (OTEs 2,250+)
Key Benefits Free accommodation, annual flight, medical care, visa costs & 4- weeks vacation pa. * Possible sponsored Pilates Reformer training
Taxation NO LOCAL TAXATION at this time
Start Date SEPT. 2019 ON
Visa REQUIRED BUT PROVIDED by employer & arranged for you by SPORTSJOBS4WOMEN
Contract ANNUAL RENEWABLE for good job done
Status SINGLE only
Requirements

Minimum REPS Level 3 with added Rehabilitation, Fitness Assessment & various Group Exercise classes like HIIT. Pilates & Spinning classes are also very popular at this private Ladies Club so if you have those too, you will be ideal! The local business Lady Owner welcomes new ideas & Fitness activities especially for the Women's market. With the above in mind, our Client needs at least 5- years post-graduation experience in the role of being a one-on-one Exercise professional who can assess, quantify & then prescribe a bespoke program for each customer. 

We (SJ4W) already have a British Club Manager there working well & she now needs a supportive No. 2 to work closely with her, take all types of Classes as well as cover for her as Duty Manager on her day off & when she is away on holiday. She has also told us that if a regular Pilates Teacher wants to add the Reformer module to her CV, they will fund it for you! That's a great opportunity to improve your skill set for free so grab it!  

If you are shortlisted for the No. 2 role, we will arrange a Skype / TEL chat for you with our Club Manager out there named Arianna so you can get all your questions fully answered.

Company

A specialist Wellness Clinic for Ladies only that is based in a modern shopping area of East coast Saudi Arabia. The local Lady Owner is well known to us at SJ4W & we have met her many times in London. Her family own a large Hospital chain in the country so they are well established family business. The Causeway across to Bahrain is also nearby so a quick weekend break is possible across to there from time to time. As we already have a Club Manager working there you will be joining her as part of the Wellness team. 

All shortlisted candidates selected will be required to either personally attend an interview in London or other major cities in the UK, or attend a Skype interview. So applications of interest are recommended ASAP by sending us your full CV if you consider you have what it takes from the above specification. Remember, all that tax-free money in your bank account every month with no living costs except your food ! 

So surely, you fancy getting away from the UK before a very cold Winter forecasted starts soon with cold & dark evenings! SJ4W & its sister recruitment division LEISUREFORCE (for the guys) have over 30- years experience of successfully placing UK / Western Sports professionals in Arabia & some of our staff also worked there before. Some are still there after 15+ years & have so much tax free money saved, they've bought holiday villas in Spain & more. Fancy being able to be doing the same? Then get your CV in fast! We also promise to give you "bucket-loads" of cultural advice before you go. We even arrange for your visa processing in London for you.

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  SO GET YOUR CV INTO US TODAY & WE WILL THEN CALL YOU FOR A CHAT GIVING PLENTY MORE DETAILS
Position HORSE RIDING INSTRUCTOR
Region EASTERN of SAUDI ARABIA
Salary / mth. IRO UK£ 2,500- TAX FREE depending on exch. rate
Key Benefits Free accommodation, annual flight, visa costs, duty meal, medical care & 4- weeks vacation pa
Taxation NO LOCAL TAXATION at this time
Start Date ASAP but 4- weeks acceptable to allow for Visa processes in London
Visa Required and arranged for you with help from SPORTSJOBS4WOMEN as always
Contract ANNUAL RENEWABLE for good job done
Status SINGLE ONLY
Requirements

Full BHSI Instructor certified with at least 5- years well documented work experience. Ideal background needed is working with Pony Clubs, organising Gymkhanas & small Equestrian competitions for kids as well as adults. Candidates with a good knowledge of horse welfare & common ailments will be given preference.

Full details on Stables & facilities available upon application. We also promise to give you "bucket-loads" of cultural advice before you go and we even arrange for your visa processing in London for you.

Company

Large Saudi Arabian company with huge international family residential community. Established over 60 years ago & has superb Sports program for all of their staff & families from all over the world. Your job is to teach to adults & kids in Pony Club, and plan events like Gymkhanas. Join many other Sports Coaches & Club Managers from UK & Europe sent by us at SPORTSJOBS4WOMEN + LEISUREFORCE. Enjoy being part of a close international community working with the parents & hundreds of children. SPORTSJOBS4WOMEN + LEISUREFORCE has supplied all types of staff to this company for over 25- years 

 

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  SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES from UK can attend an INTERVIEW with us in SOUTHAMPTON or LONDON. SKYPE interviews are possible for those not in the UK