EdVenture Niseko

EdVenture Niseko Summer Camp Mentor

MnK Niseko Company Introduction

MnK Niseko is an integrated real estate, property management, and hospitality company that has been providing services in Niseko, Hokkaido since 2010.  Our customers visit us from all parts of Japan and all over the world.  Our team of professionals is diverse and committed to serving their needs in a professional and friendly manner.  

MnK Niseko’s offices are located 5 minutes from one of the best ski resorts in the world. We are surrounded by farms, mountains, and nature. We actively encourage personal development and self-improvement via our benefits program, regular performance discussions, and attention to each individual's needs.

A key part of our company culture is regular, cross-department communication and contribution across all of MnK Niseko's functions.  We help each other.  That could mean driving a guest to the mountain, helping to clear snow, or participating in a brainstorming session.

EdVenture Niseko Summer Camp Mentor

EdVenture Niseko

English (Japanese is a plus)

EdVenture is an immersive camp experience in Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan. Designed to help families make the most of Hokkaido’s incredible green season. The week-long programs connect children and young people to new friends from around the world, learning new skills, with their family members in innovative ways. The camp takes full advantage of its location nestled between the iconic Mount Yotei and Mount Annupuri in Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan.

As an EdVenture Camp Mentor, you play the roles of a role model, friend, mentor, and hero to campers. Your primary responsibilities involve the overall supervision of your campers, ensuring their well-being, and fostering a safe and enjoyable summer camp experience. You will be actively engaged with your campers five days a week, including an overnight camp, ensuring their enjoyment and safety. Setting a positive example in areas such as cleanliness, punctuality, clean-up, rules, and sportsmanship is integral to your role.

Key Responsibilities

Key Qualities

  • Demonstrable experience working with children; previous teaching or camp counselling experience is essential
  • Previous experience in working with children in an outdoor education or educational-based setting 
  • Hold a valid Japanese driver's license or be eligible to obtain an International Driving Permit
  • First aid training is advantageous
  • Proven experience working with children and young individuals
  • Passion for the outdoors and nature
  • Ability to lead or assist in various recreational activities
  • Proactive attitude towards problem-solving
  • Effective communication and collaboration with a variety of ages and skill levels, from young children to teens
  • Desire and ability to thrive in a cooperative, team-oriented atmosphere
  • Enthusiastic, patient, and reliable
  • Interest in film and/or photography is an advantage 

Working Hours

Anticipate an average of up to 40 hours per week during the peak summer season


¥6,400 for a half-day and ¥12,800 for a full day

The Benefits

  • Subsidised staff accommodation available (Twin room from ¥27,500 per month)
  • Access to discounted tours & activities from local suppliers
  • Assistance with health insurance, registration, and paperwork
  • Staff uniform and paid pre-season training
  • Joining an inspiring team of individuals from around the world

Employment Period

Available from early June till late August

Probationary Period

How To Apply

If you are interested in the above position, please email your CV and Cover Letter to hr@mnkniseko.com.
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