Pilates Instructor - Purruna Spencer Newton Centre

Department: Recreation & Fitness

Type: Casual

Posted: 25 March 2024

Closes: 23 April 2024

  • Work in a brand-new boutique-style Pilates studio
  • Join a highly supportive and passionate team
  • Health + wellbeing perks, including free access to YMCA South Australia’s recreation facilities


Purruna Spencer Newton Centre is seeking passionate certified Pilates Instructors to join their vibrant team. The facility boasts a brand-new boutique-style Pilates studio, with 16 reformer beds and a diverse range of wellness programs to deliver.

As a Pilates Instructor, your role is essential in conducting safe, appropriate, and engaging group classes following format guidelines. By cultivating a connection with participants, you have the opportunity to motivate, educate, and enrich their experience. Through your dedication, we aim to foster a commitment to improved health and well-being, one participant at a time.


YMCA South Australia is a not-for-profit community organisation that has served the South Australian community for more than 170 years. With 1000 employees (and growing), we deliver programs and services across the state in settings including community recreation centres, swimming pools, health and fitness facilities, community centres, camps, early education and schools and youth services.

Our aim is to develop the whole person, helping all South Australians connect with a better life. Not only their physical fitness and capabilities, but also their sense of identity, purpose, hope and dignity; psychological health; resilience; social connectedness; lifelong learning; and their own contribution back into the community. All the elements that together constitute a full, healthy, productive and satisfying life.


Successful candidates will have:

  • Reformer Pilates Certification and Matwork Certification preferred
  • Professional Registration with applicable governing body
  • HLTAID009 Provide CPR
  • Certificate of completion for “Responding to Risks of Harm, Abuse and Neglect” (RRHAN-EC) Masterclass training
  • Proven capability to build strong and positive relationships with key stakeholders
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and highly developed communication skills


  • The opportunity to join a leading provider of recreation, community, and children’s services.
  • Free access to YMCA South Australia’s recreation facilities.
  • A culture of empowerment and growth with ongoing opportunities for career development.
  • A supportive team of passionate and professional individuals.


For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, please contact Angie Ashri on (08) 8273 1533.


Does this sound like you? Please submit your resume and cover letter via the Seek Ad (linked below).

Applications close 23 April 2024.

Please note, only shortlisted applicants will be notified.


At the Y, we are committed to empowering all Children and Young People to feel safe and be safe, at the Y, in their families and in their communities. As such, we ensure that all of our candidates are appropriately screened to make sure that the right people are in the right roles. This includes:

  • National Police Check (issued in the last 6 months)
  • DHS Working With Children Check
  • International Criminal History Record Check (if worked overseas in the last 5 years)

To learn more about our screening processes, click here to view our Safeguarding Children and Young People Policy:


YMCA South Australia is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to safeguarding children and young people and other vulnerable people.