At JUMP!, we have created a better way of teaching babies and young children to swim.
Here are 8 GREAT reasons to choose JUMP!
Our learn-to-swim classes are deliberately small so each child receives the personal attention they deserve.
Unlike big swim centres, our swim schools are calm and quiet, creating the perfect learning environment for babies and children.
Our unique swim program gets kids swimming independently, sooner.
Our pools are heated to 32 degrees year-round, ensuring comfort for all ages.
Our facilities are squeaky-clean and hygienic.
We have custom-built child-friendly facilities that are clean and colourful, with fun sea-life murals, hot showers, and nappy change stations with nappies and wipes. Everything is designed with young kids and their parents in mind.
We welcome the whole family into our world – the exhausted new mums, the nervous dads, the first-time grandparents. We don’t care if your English isn’t great, or if you can’t swim yourself. We don’t care what you’re wearing, or if you don’t know our songs.
We know when it comes to mastering new skills, consistency is key. That’s why our programs run for 50 weeks a year, including school holidays!
We keep our classes deliberately small to ensure each child gets the individual attention that is critical to their development.
Having your child learn away from crowds allows them to focus on their lesson with minimal distractions.
Our swim schools are purpose-built with babies and children in mind.
Our facilities include numerous baby change tables with free baby products, a play centre and full amenities.
Kids love the colourful sea-life murals that adorn our walls and can't wait to JUMP! in to our warm 32-33 degree water.
Kids love the colourful sea-life murals that adorn our walls and can’t wait to JUMP! in to our warm 32-33 degree water.
The ideal JUMP! swim school is a 250 – 400m2 footprint, allowing for an above ground pool. It also allows the ability for parents to have ample baby-change facilities, along with plenty of space to change and shower both themselves and their children. This creates a unique selling point over competitors who do not have these family friendly facilities.
Our equipment range provides the ability for people of all ages and skill levels to learn to swim in a fun environment. It is selected specifically to meet Australian safety standards.
What is the process from enquiry to opening?Revium2023-12-05T13:14:14+11:00
Initial Discovery Call – A call with the team to answer a few questions and see if Jump might be a suitable fit.
Confidentiality Agreement – Complete and receive our franchise information pack.
Deeper Dive – Video call interview, discuss the business model and how we can succeed together.
Application – Complete the franchise qualification form.
Jump CEO Meet – Final interview with the CEO to approve your application.
Territory Deposit – $7,500 deposit to reserve your preferred territory for 30days whilst we work through agreements.
14 day Disclosure – Once we receive your company information, we can send over your franchise agreements/disclosure documents. This 14-days is so that you can read through the agreements, ask questions and receive advice. This is required under the franchise code of conduct so we cannot speed up this timeline.
Secure Territory – After the 14 days are completed, we send out your final agreement copy via docusign for completion. Once signed you are officially part of the Jump Family! Property- Property team are now your main contact point and work with you to find a suitable location to lease.
Project Kick-Off – Once a lease is signed, the project management teamwork with you on all elements including build management and your official onboarding training to bring your dream to life.
Presale – Marketing develop a presale plan to open with a minimum goal of 250 enrolments by open day.
Open Day! Celebrate, this is day one in your new lifestyle and running your business. Our team will be here cheering you on and working with you moving forward so we can help you be as successful as possible.
What type of support do I receive?Revium2023-12-05T13:14:11+11:00
From sourcing the property to allocating a project team to help in the launch of your swim school, we work to ensure every new JUMP! swim school receives the very best start for success.
We want every franchisee to enjoy their business and the new lifestyle it brings, so we support you to ensure you are free to focus on your business and passion.
Project Management o We will guide you throughout the entire process of setting up your business from the build and fit out to the implementation of systems and back of house operations setup
Property Team o Our property team offers assistance in securing a site, negotiating rental conditions and will work with you to submit council applications
Marketing o All new franchisees receive an end-to-end marketing and communications plan to introduce your JUMP! swim school to the community, and to ensure the word is out for income streams to be operating by your opening day. On opening, franchisees receive marketing and communications support through a national strategy, using traditional and digital media. Marketing materials are also made available to assist franchisees in local area marketing initiatives. We streamline the process via a centralised platform to ensure efficiency and that your swim school’s marketing assets uphold the professionalism of the JUMP! Swim Schools brand
Pre-Sales Support o We will implement pre-sales strategies and guide you along the way to ensure a successful launch of your new business alongside strong community and brand awareness
Area Manager and Operations o To create unrivalled customer satisfaction in your JUMP! Swim School, your team will receive comprehensive training. Covering everything from programs and classes to database and CRM management, our training is designed to give your business the best possible start. Through our ongoing support program, you gain the knowledge and tools to continue this training yourself.
Procurement o We will manage competitive supply agreements for utilities, telecommunications, cleaning, retail, repair and maintenance needs
Information Technology o We have a dedicated team of engineers who deliver IT maintenance, cloud hosting, website monitoring, virtual host management backups, DR, SQL maintenance and support to our facilities nationally
WHS o Through online systems we will assist you in managing incident reporting, WHS auditing, staff inductions and WHS training.
How old does my child have to be to start swimming lessons?Sharon Masson2022-02-14T11:52:50+11:00
We take children from the age of 3 months. You are more than welcome to put your little one on the waiting list for your chosen swim school until they reach 3 months. That way you will be more likely to receive your day and time of choice.
How often should my child attend swimming lessons to get the best progress?Sharon Masson2022-02-14T11:54:05+11:00
Yes – our philosophy is to have the same teacher each week as this is the best for your child’s learning. We encourage you to attend your normal lesson to ensure consistency as make-up lessons may be with a different teacher. Whilst we do endeavour to maintain the same teacher, the reality is that there are also times when teachers do change. We work hard to ensure that the delivery of our lessons are consistent and aligned with the Jump program, so the learning to your child is not compromised in these instances.
What are the benefits to doing swimming lessons twice a week? Sharon Masson2017-05-15T21:59:54+10:00
In parent and child levels, a parent is required in the water. We are leveraging off the trust built with a parent/relative to help them through initial stages of conditioning and confidence. We also recommend that you wear a top that can be easily held by your child.
How often is my child assessed?Sharon Masson2016-10-18T02:41:31+11:00
Unfortunately, no. The independent swimming program with only the teacher and child in water focuses on developing specific skills and techniques that enable your child to propel through the water independently.
Can we have a look at your lessons before we enrol?Sharon Masson2016-10-18T02:33:41+11:00
Yes, you can call to make a time to visit and observe a lesson. Most of our swim schools also offer Free Trials – to find out if a Free Trial is available, visit our Free Trial page on this website and submit an enquiry.
We offer one make-up lesson per calendar month, so if your child is ill, or you have an unexpected conflicting appointment, we can ensure your child continues their learn to swim adventure. Make up lessons are available solely dependent on class availability at your centre.