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Jam Hops is a great place to work!

Erin is not a new face to Jam Hops - she was the Dance Director at Jam Hops from 2007 to 2015! Erin is technically trained in ballet, jazz, tap, lyrical, modern/contemporary and hip hop and has been teaching throughout the Twin Cities for more than 10 years. She attended Columbia College, SC as a BFA major in Dance Performance and Choreography. She is also an adjudicator for Bravo! National Dance Competition. 

Adrianna goes by "Beep" and she will be teaching some Intensive classes this summer for our competitive dance lines. She is trained in all styles of dance and has been instructing dance, tumbling and fitness classes on her own since the age of 16. She danced competitively growing up and was part of a national dance troupe at 15. She was also a U of M cheerleader, graduated with a BA in dance and is also a fitness instructor and personal trainer. Give her a warm welcome when you see her!

 

Welcome to our new employees!

Maddie was a gymnast at Jam Hops for 12 years and is now going to be a gymnastics coach. She will coach preschool and recreational classes. When asked why she wants to coach, Maddie said "I love kids!" Maddie also enjoys golfing when she has free time. Welcome to our coaching staff Maddie!


Molly has been a gymnast at Jam Hops for 12 years and now will be coaching gymnastics classes.  When asked why she wants to coach Molly said, "I want to help kids achieve their goals in gymnastics." Molly also enjoys dance team and going to the lake. Welcome to the Jam Hops staff!

Megan was a gymnast at Jam Hops for 10 years and is coming back to coach gymnastics with us after finishing college. When asked why she wants to coach Megan said, "I love gymnastics and want to be the kind of influence my coaches were to me - so great!" Megan also enjoys paddle boarding and doing crafts. Welcome back Megan!

Please welcome Maria Boscaino! She is going to be instructing a new class we are adding to our competition curriculum this year called "Progressing Ballet Technique." She is one of two instructors in Minnesota that is certified in this technique! Maria is from New York City and grew up training as a ballet dancer. She danced as a professional ballet and modern dancer in NYC until 1990, when she began instructing kids and adults in ballet and modern dance. Maria's expertise, artistry and kind-hearted personality are going to make her an excellent addition to our team!

Lauryn was a gymnast at Jam Hops for 12 years and will now be part of our coaching staff. She will be coaching preschool and recreational classes. When asked why she wants to coach, Lauryn said "I love being able to help kids reach their fullest potential in this sport." Lauryn also enjoys playing golf and tennis. We are glad to have Lauryn coaching for Jam Hops!

Jess has been a gymnast at Jam Hops since she was very little. She will now be coaching preschool and recreational gymnastics classes. Jess wants to be a coach because "I want to make a difference and I like working with kids, and I want to learn more about gymnastics." Jess also likes doing drum line and water color painting. So excited for Jess to work with us!

Cora was in Cheerleading at Jam Hops for one year and was also in our gymnastics program when she was younger. She will be coaching preschool and recreational gymnastics classes. Cora is excited to work with kids and also enjoys reading, going for walks with her dogs and watching movies. Welcome Cora!

Grace danced at Jam Hops for 11 years and will now be coaching gymnastics for our preschool and recreational gymnasts. When asked why she wants to coach, Grace said "I love working with kids". Grace is on the Andover Dance Team and also enjoys tubing at her cabin. We are so glad to have Grace on our Jam Hops staff!


Jam Hops hires many part-time employees that work less than 30 hours per week and offer them the following:

  • Flexible Schedule
  • Competitive Wages
  • Apparel Discount of 15% on consignment items and Jam Hops sponsored orders
  • Tuition Discount
  • Referral Bonus

Our full-time employees working 30 hours or more per week, receive the above part-time benefits plus:

  • Medical/Dental Coverage
  • Vacation/Sick pay
  • Holiday pay

We are currently hiring for:

NINJA ZONE INSTRUCTORS!!

Qualified candidates should be 16 years old or older, like to have fun, have an endless amount of high energy, love being around and teaching children. 

Ninja Zone is a fusion of obstacle training, gymnastics, martial arts and freestyle movement. Experience in any of the above elements is beneficial but not a requirement. We would love to hire and train the right people. 

To apply simply complete the online application and return that along with 3 written character references to ninjazone@jamhops.com

Boys gymnastics jo team assistant coach/rec. gymnastics coach

Position description:
This position requires providing quality gymnastics instruction to athletes in a competitive & recreational gymnastics environment, while also recruiting team members. There is some travel involved and weekend competitions during meet season.

Responsibilities:
1) Our competitive coaches provide quality gymnastics instruction through a structured, competitive, and high-energy learning environment.

2) Preferred knowledge of advanced skills, drills, conditioning exercises, and techniques for the USAG Junior Olympic program levels 4 through 10.

3) Our coaches are responsible for ensuring the program represents an exceptional value to the customer and providing excellent customer service.

4) Assistant coach is responsible for testing and finding new team members for our J.O. Boys Team. This requires coaching and being highly involved in the recreational boys program.

Preferred Qualifications:
Coaching experience compulsory/optional Levels 4-10 (if not, will teach)
Knowledge of USAG J.O. program (if not, will teach)
Excellent communications skills with athletes, coaches, and parents
Works well with a team of coaches

Working Characteristics:
Able to perform independently as well as part of a team
Strong communication skills and attention to detail
Preferred management/supervisory skills
Organized and strong ability to meet deadlines
Self-directed learner

Please email your resume and cover letter to customerservice@jamhops.com.



WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO TALKING TO YOU


Gymnastics Coach

  • Part-time and full-time opportunities available coaching various levels of gymnastics.  
  • Variety of day/evening and weekend hours based on need and availability.  Mostly in need of Friday/Saturday coaches.
  • Experience with coaching or involvement in gymnastics is preferred but not required.

Some of the other employment positions we have are:

Customer Care Representatives

  • Approximately 5-10 hours per week working at our Customer Service Office.  
  • Answering phones, helping customers with registration and a wide variety of other tasks.  
  • Must be available Friday evenings, Saturdays and Sundays and have a high school diploma.
  • If you are a positive, energetic person and LOVE helping people, then this is the position for you!! You do not have to have customer service experience.

Gymnastics/After School Care Coach

  • Approximately 15-20 hours per week working with our Davinci after school care program and coaching gymnastics.  
  • Hours would be 3-6pm most days and possibly available Friday evenings and Saturdays.  
  • Job duties include supervising children in our gym and doing crafts and playing games with them.
  • Experience with coaching or involvement in gymnastics is preferred but not required.
  • Are you high school age and know you want to work with children for your future? Then this job would be perfect for you!

Employment Application

We're always looking for fun, enthusiastic and responsible people to join our team!

Please complete the online application available through the link below. If you prefer, you may print and complete the application and then either mail it or bring it to; Jam Hops 14216 Lincoln St. Ham Lake MN 55304.  Please indicate on the application which position(s) you are interested in. 

If you have any questions please call (763) 413-0647.