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Army Training Unit (North) Physical Training Instructor PTI - Strensall

Vacancy summary

OR-3 - LCpl - L/Cpl, OR-4 - LH/LR - Cpl
Lance-Corporal, Corporal

03/04/2024, 23:55 

June 2024
36 Months
Capt McKenna (
Personnel, Reserves
ATU (North), Queen Elizabeth Barracks, Strensall, YORK. YO32 5SW.
North Yorkshire
United Kingdom
RSDs - Reserve Service Days

Vacancy detail

Domestic Considerations, RSDs: The post offers a high attendance level and hybrid working days when appropriate, with the opportunity to work upwards of 48 days per year.  Working pattern can involve week days and weekends during modular and consolidated courses.  Army Reserve post, based in YORK with some travel and overnight duty required.

Position Role: To support the delivery of Unit training and administration as a Physical Training Instructor.


1. Instruction on courses to the standard as directed by the QMSI.

2. To be qualified to Advanced PTI and instruct on all PT/PD related subjects and prepare lessons.

3. To compile and complete attendance registers, DURALS reports, signature sheets, report all injuries and damages of

personnel and equipment.

4. To act as admin NCO on a course, and any other duties as required of him/her.

5. Provide feedback to the Wing CSM on any aspect of the courses.

6. Conduct all gymnasium inductions, test permanent staff on annual fitness tests.

7. Support the QMSI PT in all aspects of PT/PD Keep PTI log books up to date.

8. Provide advice, coaching, training programmes for Army Reserve personnel; whether fit, injured or returning from


AAPTI Course essential
Suitable & Recommended on last SJAR for Phase 1 training.

Experience of working in a Phase 1 training establishment. 

PTI Advance - can be obtained whilst in post

Familiarisation Visit followed by Appointment Board

ATU (North) trains the Army's next generation of Army Reserve soldiers.  We deliver demanding, realistic but safe basic training that develops the character of our soldiers so that they can embark on their military career with confidence and a will to win.  We teach the values and standards of the British Army using inspirational role models and ensure that our soldiers can do the basics brilliantly.

Our mission is:

To deliver trained and motivated Reserve soldiers to the Field Army and establish a centre of excellence in the North of England.

Further Information:

We are a satellite training location who offer reservist the ability to train locally in a modular fashion. The unit is small with approximately 70 personnel. With our HQ in Strensall and 2 training companies based in Strensall and Liverpool. We welcome and train reserve recruits from all over the UK.

This role will also give you the opportunity to undertake training courses that may not be available to you through your own unit, such as skill at arms, range qualifications, CBRN, First aid and Map Reading.

This is a reservist role that can offer up upwards of 48 days per year, working pattern can involve weekdays and weekends during modular and consolidated courses.

Further information and Job Spec available on request, please contact Capt McKenna - 0151 929 3254

PPP & CV to be sent to:  Capt McKenna (

For more information about how to apply for this opportunity, please visit the Army Reserve webpage.

This opportunity is closed to applications.