Welcome to Jump Start Gymnastics & Kids Activity Center

At Jump Start, we aim to educate young children in a safe, fun, learning environment, through guided play, experimentation, exploration and discovery. We use the sport of gymnastics and movement activities as a tool to successfully develop healthy happy children with positive self images.

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Jump Start Gymnastics
IS NOW HIRING SMILING FACESfor the following management position:

-      Immediate Part Time (w/Full Time potential) – Ninja Zone Program Director

- Prior martial arts, gymnastics, tumbling, or cheerleading experience preferred.   

-      Future Part Time - Dance Program Director (starting August 1st, 2016) 

-Training in various styles of dance including but not limited to ballet, jazz, and lyrical required.  

We are seeking energetic, caring individuals to add to our current dedicated management staff. 

Individuals are responsible for:

- Program administration and development
- Scheduling and instructing classes and events for children 3yrs and up
- Collaborating with current management team
- Hiring and training instructors (as needed)
- Tracking student progressions
- Communicating with students and parents
The individual must:
- LOVE working with/for children in ways that build confidence
- Exhibit positive attitude
- Be highly energetic
- Have good communication, class management and organizational skills
- Be reliable, professional and respectful
- Be forward thinking and motivated
- Have reliable transportation

Mainly evening hours (after school) and Saturday mornings.  Previous teaching and management experience preferred.  Salary commensurate with experience.  Benefits available for FT employees. 

For more information about Jump Start Gymnastics & Kids Activity Center and the dance or Ninja Zone program visit www.jumpstartfun.com.

Please send cover letter and resume to Dawn Kocher at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Our Location

8820 N Industrial Rd
Peoria, IL 61615


(309) 692-JUMP (5867)
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