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Ski Instructors – Peak Weeks 2018/19

Aosta Valley, North West Italy
Employer: Interski

Recruiting for the weeks commencing:
15/12/2018, 19/01/2019, 26/01/2019, 02/02/2019, 09/02/2019, 16/02/2019, 30/03/2019, 06/04/2019

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Job Description: Interski are a leading provider of schools & colleges and snowsports holiday programmes. Interski have roles available for instructors looking for just 1 week to multiple weeks of work over the peak season.

Interski are recruiting ski instructors for the 2018/19 season on a part time (week to week) basis based in the Aosta Valley, North West Italy.

We are actively recruiting for the weeks commencing 15.12.2018, 09.02.2019, 16.02.2019, 30.03.2019, 06.04.2019.

Other high demand weeks are the weeks commencing 19.01.2019, 26.01.2019, 02.02.2019.

Essential Requirements: Minimum level 2 BASI/CSIA/NZSIA or international equivalent. Candidates must hold a valid Criminal Records Disclosure and first aid certificate.

Benefits & Remuneration:  The package includes coach transport from the UK to resort, 6 day lift pass, half board accommodation, lunch on the mountain, uniform, insurance & wage based on 24 hours teaching.

How to Apply: Please register with the Snowsports School and apply for teaching weeks via the Interski Snow Sports School website.
For any other query please email Erin on please email Erin at Interski.

Ski Instructors & Dual Instructors

Hokkaido, Japan
Employer: Niseko Wow

Start Date: December 2018

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Job Description: Have you always dreamt of working in Japan and experiencing the world renowned powder? Do you have a passionforsnowsports and helping others discover the wonders of the sport?

This could be the opportunity you have been waiting for, Niseko WOW are recruiting full time English speaking Ski and Dual Certified instructors to join their team for the 2018/19 season. Working as part of the team you will be teaching and hosting guests from all over the world, offering an exceptional service and creating memories guests will never forget. Located in Hokkaido, the northern island of Japan, Niseko WOW is based in Japan’s most famous resort – Niseko, which is known for some of the best powder snow in the world! For more information about WOW check out www.niseko-wow.com

Essential Requirements: Hold the minimum of a level 2 internationally recognised instructor qualification, have a minimum of two season’s experience instructing, be eligible for a Japanese ‘Working Holiday’ visa or a ‘Skilled Labor’ visa (36 months full time instructing experience or ISIA card)

Desirable Attributes: Dual certified, higher level qualifications, fully certified instructors to assist with continuous staff training, Avalanche Safety Training Certificate, experience instructing in powder, Chinese language skills, eligibility to work multiple seasons in Japan.

Benefits & Remuneration:  A guaranteed minimum monthly salary, a highly competitive wage with plenty of opportunity to earn extra, free accommodation in Hirafu, Niseko United and other nearby Resort season lift passes provided, High quality uniform provided, only private lessons and the ability to take your guests to other Resorts, world class powder on your doorstep, in Japan’s most famous Resort, plus much more.

How to Apply: To apply send your résumé and a covering letter to George at george@niseko-wow.com. Use your covering letter to explain why you want to live and work in Japan and why you feel you’re a suitable candidate for the position. Support your letter by telling us about your instructing experience and what you feel you could bring to our team.Please note that due to the high volume of applications only successful applicants will be contacted.

Experienced Snowboard Instructor/Coach

Nanjing, China
Employer: Xempower Ltd
Start Date:August 2018

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Job Description:Exciting full time, long term opportunity for an experienced snowboard instructor/coach. Candidates will be given the opportunity to travel to the very best snowboard destinations in the world providing quality instruction and coaching. You will be a key part of a National Snowboard team where hard work and dedication will be expected. Daily care and overall wellbeing of the athletes is of upmost importance. Candidates must be willing to live and travel with the team as required. Home base will be in Nanjing, China.
Please note: This is a FULL TIME role – a lot will be expected of you on a daily basis so this is not for anyone looking for seasonal work.
Must be over 18.

Essential Requirements: Minimum Level 2 internationally recognized certification or equivalent, minimum 2 seasons of teaching experience, eligible for a Chinese Working Visa. Skilled at riding and teaching snowboarding.

Desirable qualifications: Current First Aid & CPR , International driving license with experience driving in winter conditions.

Benefits & Remuneration:  Competitive wage, worldwide travel with all team expenses paid (flights, food, season passes, accommodation) assistance with Chinese working Visa and initial flight to China.

How to Apply: Email all resumes and cover letters to hr@imohoo.com with  hollie@skateboardchina.com cc’d in.

Ski & Snowboard Instructors

Aomori, Japan
Employer: Aomori Spring Resort

Start Date: Mid-December 2018
End Date: End of March 2019

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Job Description:We are looking for ski or snowboard instructors who have at least Level 1 qualifications and preference may be given to dual certified instructors, or those with freestyle coaching skills. Both experienced and rookie instructors will be considered. We are also looking for versatile people who are willing to help out at rentals or food and beverage positions when ski school is not as busy during the season.

Essential Qualifications: Hold an internationally recognised instructor qualification. Be eligible for a Japanese ‘Working Holiday’ visa or a ‘Skilled Labor’ visa (36 months full time instructing experience or ISIA card).

Benefits & Remuneration:

  1. An hourly wage.
  2. A full season’s pass (including night riding).
  3. A daily allowance for food, as well as discounted staff meals.
  4. Shared accommodation on-mountain or nearby (dorm style).
  5. Transfers to/from the resort from Aomori city and regular shopping trips.
  6. Flexibility in shifts to allow for skiing and snowboarding.

How to Apply: Please send a cover letter and CV to YanXin Tan yanxin@rockwoodhotel.com.

For further information:
Aomori Spring Ski Resort
Rockwood Hotel
Aomori Spring Facebook
Aomori Spring Instagram

Ski & Snowboard Instructors

Hokkaido, Japan
Employer: Kiroro Ski & Snowboard Academy

Start Date: December 2018

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Job Description: Do you have a passion for teaching and want to share your knowledge of snow sports with others? Do you love endless deep snow and exciting new cultural experiences? If so, look no further, this is the job you’ve been searching for. Kiroro Ski and Snowboard Academy are looking for English speaking instructors to join the team for the 2018/19 winter season, teaching guests from all over the world, offering a professional service and memories our guests will never forget.

Located in Hokkaido, the northern island of Japan, Kiroro is famous for some of the best powder snow in the world and guaranteed to give you a real Japanese experience! For more information about the resort, you can check out Kiroro Website or Kiroro Resort Facebook.

Essential Qualifications: Hold a minimum of a level 2 internationally recognised instructor qualification. Be eligible for a Japanese ‘Working Holiday’ visa or a ‘Skilled Labor’ visa (36 months full time instructing experience or ISIA card). Advanced English conversational skills.

Desired Attributes: Higher level qualifications. Fully certified instructors to assist with continuous staff training. Dual certified. Avalanche Safety Training certificate. Instructing experience. Japanese/Cantonese/Mandarin language skills (or the desire and motivation to learn the basics).

Benefits & Remuneration: Guaranteed weekly hours. A competitive salary with plenty of opportunity to earn extra. Free accommodation (private room). Heavily subsidised meals. Season lift pass and uniform provided. Endless amounts of powder on your doorstep.

How to Apply: To apply, send your résumé and a covering letter to HR of Kiroro at soumu@kiroro.co.jp. Use your covering letter to explain why you want to live and work in Japan and why you feel you’re a suitable candidate for the position. You can support your letter by telling us a little bit about your instructing experience and what you feel you could bring to our team. Please note that due to the high volume of applications only successful applicants will be contacted.

Ski Instructor

Austria, Italy, Switzerland

Employer:
Snowtraxx International
Employment Dates:February 2019
Date Advertised: 24 May 2018

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Job Description: Snowtraxx International is an independent ski tour operator specialising in providing fully comprehensive packages to Austria, Italy, Switzerland, Canada and USA for UK and International schools and colleges.

We are currently looking for hard working, professional and friendly Ski Instructors to join our team for the 2018/19 season. As a company, we pride ourselves on providing outstanding customer service to all of our schools and colleges. As such, we require someone with excellent interpersonal skills who is willing to go above and beyond for our customers. In return, we are able to provide a highly competitive wage as part of a comprehensive instructor package. Part time positions available, must be available for the weeks 16th – 23rd February and 30th March – 6th April 2019.

Essential Qualifications: BASI (or equivalent) Level 2 (+) Instructor Licence, First Aid Qualification, Disclosure/ PVG Check, Passport, Applicable Work Visa (if necessary).

Benefits & Remuneration: Return travel (UK), 7 nights full-board accommodation, All meals, Travel Insurance, 6 day lift pass, Excellent rate of pay, Further work for outstanding instructors.

How to Apply:If you are interested in joining the Snowtraxx International Resort team, please email your CV along with any relevant experience to info@snowtraxx.co.uk (Subject: Employment Opportunities). We will contact successful applicants to arrange an interview in due course.

Ski Instructor

Mainland, Japan
(Yuzawa/Nozawa/Minakami)

Employer: Canyons Ltd
Employment Dates: Regular Season: Mid Dec 18 – Feb 19
Extended Season: March – May 2019

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Job Description:We are looking for qualified Ski instructors to provide our guests with an awesome, fun experience on snow by teaching excellent lessons, engaging with guests and prioritising on mountain safety.

Essential Qualifications: L2 ISIA (or equivalent) at minimum preferred, experience in working other ski schools would be a bonus. Valid visa for Japan or eligibility for a Working Holiday Visa.

Benefits & Remuneration: 2,500 JPY/ hour or more depending on experience and qualification. Pro-deals on equipments, access to staff pass, staff meals, staff accommodation and more.

How to Apply: Please send your CV with reference and Certificates to canyons.snowsports@gmail.com.

Other Info: Canyon’s are also looking for guest services staff for winter 2018/19, please email the address above for more information regarding these roles.

Experienced Ski Instructor

Hakuba, Japan

Employer: Hakuba Ski Concierge
Start Date: December 5th 2018

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Job Description: Private experienced ski instructor. Being a boutique Hakuba ski school exclusively offering private lessons all instructors are required to deliver the highest quality lessons and resort guiding services, whilst also transporting their guests to and from their accommodation and anywhere in-between. Also, to show their guests the best places to rent, eat, ski and find the best snow. As all lessons are door to door, there is no line up, standby or multiple lessons in a day. Staff are also offered very competitive wages, a seasons pass and vehicle use.

Essential Qualifications: Minimum Level 3 internationally recognized certification, Minimum 3 full seasons teaching experience, Current First Aid & CPR, Valid visa for Japan or eligibility for a Working Holiday Visa, International driving license with experience driving in winter conditions, Skilled at riding and teaching powder.

Benefits & Remuneration: Highly competitive wages, seasons pass, vehicle use, high level of independence & full schedule & work hours flexibility.

How to Apply: Hakuba Ski ConciergeVisit online for more info. Email all resumes and cover letters to info@hakubaskiconcierge.com.

Ski Instructors or Dual-Cert Instructors

Yuzawa, Japan

Employer: Snow Country Instructors
Start Date: December 2018
Date Advertised: 19 April 2018

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Job Description: Join a small, fun team in the Japanese mountains for a boutique ski school that works in several different resorts around the region.

Essential Qualifications: Internationally recognised ski instructor qualification. Dual certification and the ability to speak a second langugage advantageous. Must be eligible for a Japanese working holiday visa or a have 36 months teaching experience to qualify for a sponsored visa.

Benefits & Remuneration: 4,000JPY / 26GBP per hour

How to Apply: For full details and to apply visit the Snow Country Instructors Website.

Level 3 Ski Instructor Internship

Queenstown, New Zealand

Start Dates: June 2019
End Date: September 2018

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Job Description: Are you a level 2 ski instructor looking for the next challenge? You will be employed by a New Zealand snow school as an instructor and join a dedicated level 3 training programme. Working alongside and being mentored throughout the season instructors is the surest way to achieve level 3.

Minimum Qualification: Applications are welcome from instructors qualified to Level 2 in alpine skiing in a recognised qualification (APSI, BASI, CSIA, NZSIA, etc.)

How to apply: Full Details here. Send your CV to info@wintersportscompany.com.

Ski/ Snowboard/ Dual Certified Instructor

Niseko, Japan

Employer: Niseko Black
Start Date: 1st December 2018- 1st March 2019

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Job Description: Niseko Black are recruiting for Ski and Snowboard Instructors for the 2018/19 season. Niseko Black Snowsports was founded to provide Ski and Snowboard lessons to our English speaking concierge clients. This makes for a unique experience for both instructors and clients, we provide a pick up and drop off service for all our guests- whether that be taking your clients to the best lunch spots in town or advising on the best onsen. Please check out our website careers for more information.

Skills & Qualifications: Have at least 1 or 2 seasons teaching experience. Have at least Level 2 qualification-BASI / CSIA / NZSIA etc. Be passionate about delivering the highest levels of customer service. Be eligible for a Working Holiday Visa or meet the minimum criteria for a skilled workers visa. Hold a valid Driving license with the ability to apply for an International Drivers License/ Japanese Drivers License. Be Fluent in English- The following language are advantageous: Mandarin, Cantonese, Japanese, Thai, Russian.

Remuneration: Competitive rates with personal incentives, subsidised accommodation, mobile phone, Niseko United Season Pass, season long training, uniform.

How to Apply: Send cover letter and CV to careers@nisekoblack.com FAO Emma Herbert HR Manager.

Ski/Snowboard instructor as a Ski Camp Counsellor

Switzerland

Employer: Viamonde
Start Date: December 2018 – April 2019 (Positions are available from 2 weeks to a full season)
Date Advertised: 19 February 2018

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Job Description: Fantastic opportunity in Europe for qualified ski and snowboard instructors. Viamonde is a Swiss company, specialising in providing quality, innovative, ski and snowboard programmes to international schools.
We are now recruiting enthusiastic, professional and caring individuals to join our dynamic team of staff in Switzerland next winter.
If you have the personality, experience and flexibility we require and enjoy working with children of all ages from diverse cultural backgrounds, a position with Viamonde will be an incredibly rewarding experience and afford the opportunity to meet many similarly-minded young people, establish lasting friendships and spend a winter in a Swiss ski resort.
Ski and snowboard instructors fulfil the role of counsellors and are responsible for the daily supervision and instruction of a small group of children. You must be a role model to the children, act responsibly and in a caring manner at all times and show an understanding of and appreciation for diverse cultural backgrounds.
In addition to the daily ski/snowboard programme, you will participate in a programme of evening activities, supervise meals and be assigned to some wake-up, lights-out and other duties.

Essential Qualifications: Applicants should be at least 21 years old, hold a recognised ski/snowboard instructor certificate and first aid qualifications and be organised, creative, adaptable, trustworthy, patient and presentable. Positions are available for 2 weeks to a full season.

Remuneration: Salary after deductions is Swiss Francs 468/week. All positions are residential and include full room and board, accident and liability insurance and a ski lift pass for the duration of employment. All applicants must be fluent in English.

How to Apply: To apply, please follow the step-by-step application process on our website. For more information contact Personnel@viamonde.com

Ski Instructors & Snowboard Instructors

Hokkaido, Japan

Employer: Club Med
Start Date: 20 November 2018

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Job Description: Club Med are recruiting for ski and snowboard instructors for the 2018/19 season in Japan.

Essential Qualifications: Internationally recognised certifications (CSIA, BASI, CASI, NZSIA, SBINZ, APSI etc). Right to work in Japan essential (e.g. working holiday visa).

Remuneration: Salary dependent on qualification.

How to Apply: Send a CV and a covering letter to hr.australia@clubmed.com.

Level 3 Ski Instructor Internship

Sun Peaks Resort, Canada

Start Dates: November 2019
End Date: April 2020

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Job Description: Are you a level 2 ski instructor looking for the next challenge? You will be employed by the Sun Peaks snow school as a full time instructor December-February and then join our dedicated 6 week level 3 training programme. Working alongside and being mentored throughout the season by top level 4 instructors is the surest way to achieve level 3.

Minimum Qualification: Applications are welcome from instructors qualified to Level 2 in alpine skiing in a recognised qualification (APSI, BASI, CSIA, NZSIA, etc.)

How to apply: Full Details here. Send your CV to info@wintersportscompany.com.

Thats all for now.

Most snow schools have filled their ski and snowboard instructor jobs for this season. Keep an eye on this jobs board – it won’t be long until resorts are recruiting for the 2017/18 season!

Not Yet Qualified? Find your ticket to the rest of the world…

the-winter-sports-company-compact-logo-jpeg (2)Ski Instructor Internship

Various Resorts, Canada

Description: Train to be a level 1 Ski instructor in December and spend the rest of the season working for a top Canadian snow school as an instructor.
Winter Sports Company provide support for the duration of your training and season of employment with the snow school.

Desired Skills: a minimum of 4 weeks ski/snowboard experience, confident on European blue and red runs.

Contact: Call the office on 44(0) 1736 763 402

the-winter-sports-company-compact-logo-jpeg (2)Snowboard Instructor Internship

Various Resorts, Canada

Description: Train to be a level 1 snowboard instructor in December and spend the rest of the season working for a top Canadian snow school as an instructor.
Winter Sports Company provide support for the duration of your training and season of employment with the snow school.

Desired Skills: a minimum of 4 weeks skiing experience, confident on European blue and red runs.

Contact: Call the office on 44(0) 1736 763 402

the-winter-sports-company-compact-logo-jpeg (2)Ski Instructor Internship

Queenstown, New Zealand

Description: An 11 week programme training you for level 1 & 2  instructor qualifications whilst allowing you the opportunity to work as an instructor in New Zealand.

Desired Skills: A minimum of 4 weeks snowboarding experience, confident on European blue and red runs.

Contact: Call the office on 44(0) 1736 763 402

You will require the right to work in whichever country you are applying to.
For Canada, New Zealand and Japan check out our Visa page for advice on how to begin applying for working holiday visas.

To advertise vacancies on Winter Sports Company jobs board, please email beth@wintersportscompany.com

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