Ski Instructor Job Description

Ski Instructor Job Description

Part-time Instructor position with the ISIA Training Programme 2019/2020

Subzero Coaching is looking for Ski Instructors with a Level 2 (CSIA, BASI, APSI, NZSIA, IASI or equivalent) looking to work towards their ISIA.
If you are looking to expand your horizons, here it is. Our opportunity not only offers comprehensive training towards your next level but also provides the opportunity to work for one or more ski schools during peak weeks, either in Zermatt where we are based, or in other resorts in Europe.

Qualifications required

  • Level 2 qualification
  • Language ability: fluent second language highly regarded
  • A year or more of experience in Snowsport instruction highly regarded
  • Up to date and current First Aid qualification

Who you are

  • Enjoy a people-facing role, skiing and making the difference to a client’s holiday from good to unforgettable.
  • Value professionalism, courtesy, and punctuality.
  • Have a friendly, outgoing and positive attitude.
  • Are an excellent communicator and have strong time management and organisational skills
  • Enjoy working in a team

The role

  • Teaching skiing in a professional, fun and safe manner to clients of all backgrounds, and all ages
  • Enabling clients achieve their individual learning goals
  • Ensuring you assist all clients and guests around the village in a friendly, informative and courteous manner
  • Availability to work up to 7 days a week in the peak weeks, with occasional evening and weekend work

The training

Run by Subzero Coaching, we offer a complete ISIA training programme, lasting 11 weeks throughout the winter season, from December to April.
Going above and beyond training on snow, the course is run by a team of coaches with a broad experience in the areas of the ski teaching, coaching and business management. Together we have created a package that is different from anything else you find.

Run in small groups, the course includes:

  • Over 200 hours of training
  • ISIA Tech and Teach-specific training including periodic video analysis sessions
  • Off-piste and mountain safety training with specialised coaches and guides
  • Second discipline training
  • Race training in a dedicated week with World Cup race coach & Freestyle sessions
  • Ski service demonstration
  • Professionally-run languages lessons
  • Fitness training sessions with a qualified Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • Lectures on Nutrition, Strength and Conditioning, Customer Care and Communication Techniques-
  • Travel opportunities to other ski resorts.

For more information on this course visit our dedicated web page.

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Why ski with us

We offer:

  • Combined work and training opportunities all in the same winter
  • Support in converting into European qualifications (if required)
  • Active aid in building a network and insight into Europe’s ski industry
  • Professional help in structuring your ski exam calendar and future work commitments
  • Pro-deals on equipment
  • Pre-season fitness training
  • After season assistance with CVs and references
  • Pastoral care; assistance in finding additional part time work and finding accommodation

If this sounds like the right role for you, we would love to hear from you.
Get in touch directly with us at info@subzerocoaching.com.

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