COACHING, MANAGEMENT, RETAIL, OPERATiONS, MEDIA

 

 

COACHING OPpORTUNITIES

 

THE ART OF COACHING

The Academy Of Lions prides itself on having the best coaching staff, with the most knowledge, skills and passion. We nurture our community by developing great people for leadership roles. 

We have a system that provides mentorship to young & emerging coaches to help them excel in their professional and athletic practices. 

We are currently accepting applications for Coaching Interns & Apprentices. This is the first step towards becoming a Coach at Academy. Please click on the button below to see how to apply. 

 

AWARDS & OPPORTUNITIES

  • Upon completion of Apprenticeship/Internship term, a certificate of achievement will be granted and potential for future opportunities at the Academy will be assessed and/or given.
  • Scholarships for Agatsu Certifications may be awarded based on performance, evaluations and commitment to further opportunities within Academy. These are valued between $500-$1500.
  • Opportunities for relevant and meaningful courses, seminars and enrichment opportunities within Academy
  • Full access to gym for training, classes, mentorship, coaching and other appropriate events
  • Opportunities for Coaching Employment after Apprenticeship term is successfully completed.

 

STORE MANAGER POSITION

Currently interviewing for this position

 

THE PURPOSE & PEOPLE

Since 2008, the Academy Of Lions has been a leader in Health, Fitness & Food with a  mission to Grow Community Through Physical Culture & Mindful Living. 

Our 3-story location on Ossington features a unique Storefront that features a Health Cafe with curated food products, apparel and shared community space. The store serves as an extension of our pride and supports our members and the public in their choice to live a positive, productive and healthy lifestyle.

THE SPACE    

Most of the Academy, about 9000 sf, consists of rough & rugged fitness space, but the Cafe & Store are different. It’s the comfort zone that allows athletes to unwind and relax. It’s the welcoming atmosphere to curious people that love the space we live in or the energy we exude in the gym.  

THE POSITION

The Academy is an exciting place to be right now. We have been recognized as pioneers and leaders in the CrossFit & Fitness world and have gained an international reputation for quality, community and innovation. In 2016, we're looking to make a HUGE leap forward in our product offerings, services, apparel and profile. 

Ideal Candidates for this Management position should have a passion for hospitality, service and people. They should also have experience in leading a team and come from a successful culture with proven results that align with our goals and values. You will be given opportunities to make your mark and grow within our organization - this position is not for those looking for a Job, but a career with an Organization that is doing great & healthy things for this world. 

As the Store Manager, it’s important to have share our vision and lead by example.  The Store Crew is the first point of contact and last goodbye when our members and general public enter or leave the Academy.

Crew Manager will lead a team of 4-5 plus 2-4 interns at any given time and be comfortable with the following:

  • Managing and delegate daily operational tasks
  • Developing and execute sales and revenue plans in-line with budgetary goals
  • Performing POS duties including opening/closing procedures, verify nightly cash-outs & counts
  • Working with Directors to hire and train new Crew members
  • Conducting performance reviews
  • Maintaining weekly sales reporting for Directors
  • Inventory management
  • Developing strategies, projects and procedures to support productivity, morale and goals
  • Researching and introducing new and exciting products
  • Upholding the values, standards and service to our community via this role

 

Please email our Director Of Operations, Jed Cabilete with your CV & Cover Letter.  jed@academyoflions.com


 

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

We are looking for fresh minds who have skills to contribute to our team and also get the benefits of internship, mentorship and work on real projects. All interns receive a set schedule and have access to gym services, coached programming and are first in line for upcoming employment opportunities. We have an incredible track record for hiring Manager, Coaches, Staff straight out of internships.

 

 

MEDIA & CREATIVE

The story of our community is very important to us.  Our members lead incredible lives, and challenge themselves inside & outside the gym.  We believe in telling the story of our community using

  • Photography
  • Video
  • Branding
  • Graphic Design
  • Graffiti
  • Marketing
  • Blogging
  • Social Media

If you have any of the above skills & passions, please email your resume and cover letter to info@academyoflions.com 

 

 

OPERATIONS

The Academy is a place where staff members of all types take an active roll of supporting the community in taking on healthy habits & healthy minds. We are currently looking for personable & dynamic people to work at the Academy in the following capacity:

  • Gym Operations
    • maintaining order throughout the gym space
    • building systems and supporting the other teams (Coaching, Retail, Marketing)
    • ensuring the gym experience is consistent for all members & visitors
    • working on projects to improve the gym flow for all

If you are interested in any of our Store or Operations positions, please email your resume and cover letter to info@academyoflions.com 

 

 

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

The world is completely wide-open and ANYONE can do anything they want. Entrepreneurship & Start-up culture thriving and its something we pride ourselves on here at Academy. 

In the past 8 years we have started many projects, ventures and categories from T-shirt brands, custom food products, social ventures and kick-started small businesses for some of our interns. When you intern at Academy, you will work on hands-on projects that matter and produce a real-world result. We are looking for interns with combinations of the following skills & knowledge base:

  • Online research
  • Productivity suite (Excel, Word, Google Drive etc)
  • Analytical
  • Web
  • Formal business training and/or relevant experiences

If you have any of the above skills & passions, please email your resume and cover letter to info@academyoflions.com