Are you energetic, outgoing, effervescent, and comfortable interacting with children of all ages in a boisterous environment?
Do you have a background in gymnastics, dance, cheerleading, trampoline, circus or something similar?
Maybe a casual or part time job at Jungle Gym is for you!!
Jungle Gym is not a child care centre. We focus on teaching recreational gymnastics in a fun and non-competitive environment, to allow every participant to reach their potential at their own pace with a fun loving attitude. We also offer birthday party services at both our locations.
If you’d like to be a part of this, we’d love to hear from you!!
You can apply for a position by recording a video application and submitting the video file below. Let us know your name, age, suburb, your mode of transportation, your availability and we’d love to hear about other skills you have. Don’t forget to include a demonstration of all your special skills. Special skills may include:
- Front and Back Somersaults
- Backflips/Back Handsprings
- Front Handsprings
- Handstands (We love handstands!!)
- A wizard at Microsoft Excel, Publisher, or Word
- Great at Social Media
- Secret Barista
- Aspiring Magician
- Video Editing
You should also tell us a little bit about why you would like to join our team. Did you come in as a youngster? Perhaps you’ve visited us before? We don’t bite, so please tell us in your own words what has led you to us. Our team members cover a wide age demographic from high school students (16+ years) to mature adults.
Successful applicants will be invited for an interview, but be warned… Working at Jungle Gym is a hands on experience, so there will be no sit-down interviews. Instead, we’ll discuss what role your skills would be best suited for and invite you to assist us for approximately 2 hours. If both parties are happy, we will move forward from there!!
Successful applicants will undergo a 2 month probation period and must be prepared to attend a non-paid training session once per term (4 sessions/year). You will also have to meet certain standard requirements:
- Possess or obtain a Working With Children Check*
- Possess or obtain a First Aid Certificate*
- Possess or obtain Beginners Coaching Accreditation**
*To be completed before the end of the probation period
**At the earliest opportunity
Wages are paid weekly according to the MA94 Fitness Award.