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Posted: Friday, December 29, 2017 12:04 AM


Yoga Associate
You & the Mat
| Oakland, CA

Job Overview

JOB TYPE: Entry-level, Part-time

SCHEDULE: Mornings, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends

CATEGORIES: Admin, Front Desk, Health & Fitness, Mission Driven, Sales

Job Description

Job Description:

You & the Mat is a health & wellness company that operates independent yoga studios and fine art galleries for yoga inspired art with locations in Orange County and the East Bay of San Francisco, California. As an organization we strive to make yoga accessible to students, instructors, and the world at large through regular classes, art and live music events, mindful retreats, master teacher workshops, and Annie Carpenter’s SmartFLOW® teacher training program. To learn more about our company please visit our website at

You & the Mat is an equal opportunity employer, and we are currently seeking individuals who share a passion for yoga to support our growth in our new Oakland studio. Our mission is to create a space of calm, a respite for people to connect with themselves and disconnect from the busyness and stress of every day life. Our part-time associates inspire and curate this atmosphere from the moment clients enter our space. They are beacons of light with a joyful, but calm presence. Associate responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Warm and professional first impressions – greeting clients, responding to inquiries, information dissemination, and intelligent, knowledgable recommendations
Hospitable and professional customer service
Precisely checking clients in for classes, workshops & trainings
Retail Sales – purchases, drop-in classes, workshops, etc.
Prospecting and Membership Sales / Retention – place Retention Sales phone calls and work with our team of associates to grow membership.
Studio Maintenance / Cleaning – work together with team of associates and You & the Mat work/study individuals to maintain an impeccable studio including practice & prop areas, common areas, and restrooms at all times

Job Qualifications:

Candidates for our associate team must possess the following qualifications:

Warmth, maturity, professionalism and integrity
Excellent communication, writing and organizational skills
Inspired and motivated self – starter
Ability to multi-task and handle high-volume client interface
Savvy with technology and social media
Reliability, punctuality and interest in yoga essential
Demonstrated sales / customer service experience, including sales calls, required
Some experience in the hospitality industry and mindbodyonline software a plus


1 year minimum commitment
Availability of 20 hours per week. MUST be available on Saturday and Sunday.
Will only accept applications with resume and cover letter

About You & the Mat
Our yoga studios offer the highest quality yoga education in California in beautiful, inspiring, eco-friendly practice environments.

• Location: East Bay

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