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Healthy Active Highlanders

Healthy Active Highlanders is a free 12-week program funded by the Central Highlands Regional Council that encourages males and females of all ages and fitness levels to get out and get active.

The fun, no-obligation sessions are conducted by qualified instructors and will run from Monday 25th April 2022 and end on Sunday 19th June 2022.

 

Expressions of interest are now open for 2022!

Instructors Healthy Active Highlanders – 2021EOI014C

Central Highlands Regional Council recognises the importance of our community’s wellbeing and the benefit of creating opportunities for our residents to participate in a healthy, active lifestyle. Council has previously delivered the Healthy Active Highlanders program with the assistance of Queensland Government funding under the Get out Get Active Program.

We are looking for qualified personal trainers and group fitness instructors to conduct these group fitness sessions. Instructors will be responsible for coordinating safe, enjoyable and professional fitness classes.

Below are just a few examples of some of the classes that council would like to offer in the 8-week timetable. Please note that this is just an example and if you offer anything outside of these types of classes you are still encouraged to submit your interest:
• Circuit
• Yoga
• Pilates
• Functional training
• Dancing fitness

Instructors will be required to:
• Complete a council induction
• Collect and record attendee information on council’s preferred system
• Report regularly to council
• Submit a weekly invoice
• Wear the Healthy Active Highlanders training singlet provided by council

Specifications and agreement

Expressions of Interest (EOI) can be lodged via email, post or dropped into your local council office. These can be lodged between Wednesday 1st December 2021 and 5:00 pm Friday 21st January 2022.

Email: sportandrec@chrc.qld.gov.au
Postal Address: PO Box 21, Emerald QLD 4720
Council Offices: Emerald, Blackwater, Springsure, Capella, Rolleston, Duaringa and Tieri

Meet some of our 2021 instructors!

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