Fitness Instructor

SPA Department

Profession Name: Fitness Instructor
Also known as: Personal Trainer
Promoted position: SPA Manager
Average Wage: 1000 USD
Receives tips? Yes
Average Working Hours: 77 hours per Week
Night-shift rotation? No
English proficiency needed: Advanced to Fluent

Under the supervision of the SPA Manager, the Fitness Instructor is responsible for delivering an exceptional guest experience by providing professional fitness classes, personal training sessions as well as wellness education in order to maximise SPA revenue and achieve the highest levels of guest satisfaction.


At least 2 years of experience in a gym offering both personal training and group exercise classes. Previous cruise ship experience (in any other position) is desired but not mandatory. As part of the SPA team, any applicant for this position should be able to market and sell products in quota as instructed by the SPA Manager.


As mandatory by many SPA concessionaires, must not have any visible tattoos.


Any other certifications such as tai bo, yoga, pilates, circuit training, body balancing, spinning, Les Mills are advantageous as well as any form of martial arts such as Taekwondo, Jujitsu, Karate or Capoeira knowledge and experience.


Must be proficient speaking, reading, and writing skills in English, and with a fluent level in at least one of the following languages: German, French, Spanish, Russian or Chinese.