Snow Sports Instructor – EdVenture Niseko Ski School
Winter 2019/20 Seasonal Team
The Opportunity
The EdVenture Snow Sports Instructor and Winter Camp Mentor you will be surrounded by like-minded people with a passion for the mountains and snow as well being in one of the world’s top resorts.
About MnK Niseko

MnK EdVenture's Ski School was launched off the back of our popular Winter Camp due to the demand for private lessons outside of the camps schedule. Our private lessons are tailored to each guests’ individual needs and learning goals. We select the most appropriate part of the mountain for our guests based on ability, learning aspirations, weather and crowds and make sure they get the most out of every minute on the hill.

Key Responsibilities
  • Providing lessons in a safe and secure manner/environment.
  • Ability to independently plan ski or snowboard lessons.
  • Create a positive rapport with clients.
  • Promote a positive image of the school and yourself at all times
  • Be prepared to teach a wide variety of lessons to all types of clients.
  • Picking up and dropping off clients from/to their accommodation
Selection Criteria
  • Snowsports instructor qualification.
  • Valid snow sport instructor license for duration of contract
  • Valid first aid license for duration of contract
  • Must hold valid working holiday visa for Japan or be a Japanese citizen.
  • Fluency in English. Basic Mandarin an advantage.
  • Must obtain an International Driving Permit (valid for duration of contract) or valid Japanese driver’s license.
  • Dual Certified (Ski and Snowboard)
  • Prior experience working in a similar role. Prior experience as a teacher, coach, or camp counselor is an advantage.
  • Excellent people skills, and a friendly, service-oriented attitude.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Passion and/or desire to work in the outdoors.
  • Enthusiasm, patience and a reliable nature.
Working Hours
Working days/hours will vary depending on business needs but split between an AM lesson and a PM lesson or full day session
Based on qualification and experience
Seasonal accommodation provided for a monthly rate of ¥40,000 (plus ¥40,000 bond)
The Benefits
  • All-mountain lift pass for the duration of your contract.
  • Access to affordable staff accommodation
  • Access to company vehicles during work hours
Employment Period
23 November, 2019 – 31 March, 2020
How To Apply
To apply for the role and join our 2019/20 winter seasonal team, please click on the button below.
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