Teacher

Posted July 12, 2021  |  GYMBOREE PLAY & MUSIC

Job details

Salary:  $14 - $16 an hour
Job Type:  Full-time and Part-time 

Qualifications:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)
  • Early Childhood Education: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Childcare: 1 year (Preferred)
  • CPR Certification (Preferred)
  • Child Development Associate Certification (Preferred)

Full Job Description:

About us

Gymboree Play & Music Thousand Oaks offers hands-on play, music, and art classes for infants, babies, and toddlers ages 0-5. Our iconic classes are designed by child development experts to bring parents and kids together for learning, socialization, play, music, dance, art, and fun! We are a small family-owned business with a great team looking for new teachers to expand our operations.

Job Title: Gymboree Play & Music Teacher


We are looking to find new team members and we have part-time to almost full-time opportunities available. We provide all the training and education that is needed to be a great professional Gymboree Play & Music teacher! If you are pursuing a degree or career in teaching this is a great opportunity to gain some real-world experience.


BACKGROUND


Gymboree Play & Music is the world’s leading parent-child interactive program for children ages newborn to five years. We celebrate over 40 years of bringing play, music, arts, and structured learning to families across the United States and around the world!


RESPONSIBILITIES


Teaching Program Materials

  • Facilitate parent-child interactive activities. There are 3 core educational programs:
  • Play classes include age-appropriate play activities on our custom-designed play equipment, songs, parachute play, and bubbles
  • Music classes involve instrument activities, singing, dancing, and exploring a variety of music styles from around the world. Candidates must possess a musical background to teach Gymboree Music classes
  • Art classes offer hands-on, process-oriented activities including painting, sculpting, collage making, and dress-up time, in addition to movement activities and songs that support different art themes explored
  • Lesson plans to learn and follow according to Gymboree curriculum

Sales/Customer Service

  • Be responsible for knowing and achieving sales goals
  • Use features and benefits of Gymboree Play & Music to provide information and sell memberships, merchandise, birthday parties, and special events to new and existing customers.
  • Answer incoming calls, make outbound calls, greet and service customers
  • Assist with off-site grassroots events (ex. Local Community Events & Activities, etc.)

Operations

  • Work with Care.com, our online CRM database management system
  • Attend designated staff meetings and training activities
  • Maintain site standards, including, but not limited to: cleaning, stocking, pricing of merchandise, and helping with equipment set changes

NOTE: Gymboree Play & Music provides all training and education necessary.

KEY SKILLS AND TRAITS

  • Experience working with children newborn to 5 years preferred
  • Solid group leadership skills
  • In-person and on the phone sales experience
  • Beginning computer skills
  • Phone skills
  • Customer service oriented
  • Team player
  • Clean, physical appearance
  • Flexible
  • Outgoing
  • Enthusiastic
  • Gregarious
  • Creative
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 20 lbs and move play equipment

HOURS

Part-time available. Classes are held on weekdays and on the weekends.

COMPENSATION

Starting pay is based on experience, all team members get reviews every six months
Free Gymboree Play & Music Classes
Employee Discounts on retail products and free memberships for family members

Gymboree Play & Music of Thousand Oaks provided the following inclusive hiring information:

We are an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability status.
Inclusive of minority and disadvantaged groups
LGBTQ+ friendly workplace
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: $14.00 - $16.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

COVID-19 considerations:

We run a very clean facility. All equipment and play materials are disinfected after each class. We deep clean the facility every two weeks. Access to facility is controlled, all customers are temperature checked, and masks are required for all adults.

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Early Childhood Education: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Childcare: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • CPR Certification (Preferred)
  • Child Development Associate Certification (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No

Contact Information

Click here to apply:  https://gymboree.to/jobs