Winter 2022/23

Winter Kids' Camp Mentor, EdVenture

As an EdVenture Winter Camp Mentor, you will join a team of snow lovers to deliver top quality outdoor activities. The position entails being a positive role model and mentor to children aged 4–14 years. In this role, you will lead a range of off-mountain activities, including snowboard building, snowshoe adventures, snow safety and more.
Native English required (Japanese/Chinese/English Bilingual highly advantageous)
About the Company

EdVenture Winter Camps offer a unique camp experience for children during their time in Niseko, Japan. The program is designed to allow children and mentors to make the most of the incredible powder snow, both on and off the mountain, all whilst building confidence, learning new skills and having fun.

Key Responsibilities
  • Model good sportsmanship through enthusiastic, non-competitive participation and support.
  • Ability to lead or assist and supervise children in off-mountain activities.
  • Responsible for the safety of each camp participant in the instructor’s care (Duty of Care).
Selection Criteria
  • Must hold a valid working holiday visa or be a Japanese citizen.
  • Fluency in English. Fluency in Japanese or Mandarin an advantage.
  • Ability to work outdoors in a range of weather conditions.
  • Must hold a valid Japanese driver’s license or be able to obtain an International Driving Permit.
  • Snowsports instructor qualification is an advantage, but not essential
  • First aid qualifications an advantage, but not essential.
  • Subsidised Staff Accommodation available
  • Subsidised Personal Grand Hirafu/Hanazono season lift pass
  • Specialized training and induction program
  • Monthly seasonal staff incentive and rewards program
  • Discounted tours & activities from local suppliers
  • Working with awesome people from around the world
  • More powder than you can handle!
  • Potential to move into a year-round position for outstanding team members
Employment Period
November 27, 2023 until February 28, 2024 or April 15, 2024 with the possibility of extension
Probationary Period
Working Hours
Typically 8 shifts for a maximum of 5 days per week, with 2 non-consecutive days off. During peak periods, there may be longer working days, while quieter periods may have shorter working hours.
¥1,500 per hour (Position is based on qualifications and experience)
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