Freeski Coach

RED Mountain Resorts’ Fall Line: Ski & Snowboard School is currently seeking Junior Freeski Coaches for the 2019/20 season.

RED Mountain is located in Rossland, BC, along the famous "Powder Highway". RED delivers 4,200 acres of pristine skiing unfettered by over-development. RED boasts 300” of annual snowfall, wide-open groomers, 2,919ft of vertical, in-bounds cat-skiing, 360 degree descents, a rich tradition, and the best tree runs in BC.

Our Freeski coaches will train with the team for the duration of the season, attend competitions (up to 3 or more) and will help organize, liaise and give regular feedback to athletes and parents. The coaches will also be either a full-time or part-time employee of the Snowsports School and will teach regular lessons when not with the Freeski team.

A successful coaching candidate will hold these preferred qualifications and attributes:

  • CSIA Level 2 or 3
  • CSCF 1/CFSA 1/CSIA Snowpark
  • Competition & teaching experience
  • Good organization skills
  • Attention to detail and good communication skills
  • High energy, passionate and motivated

Instructors will also have the following qualities:

  • Be polite, patient, understanding, and have a positive attitude
  • Provide safe, fun lessons for clients of all ages and abilities
  • Be enthusiastic and comfortable teaching children 3 years old +
  • Meet minimum physical requirements including the ability to pick up students and manually assist them during lessons and chair lift loading/ unloading
  • Be available on weekends
  • Commit to all clubs and programs as assigned

 

Wages and Benefits
Wages for instructors & coaches range depending on qualifications, plus very competitive commission for Private request lessons. 
Benefits include a uniform, seasons pass, access to instructor training, discounts on food, beverage and retail, a reciprocal pass program with other mountain resorts, travel, lift and accommodation expenses during competitions and an equipment bonus.

How to Apply:
Please note that only successful applicants will be contacted for interviews. All international applicants must include proof of a Canadian work permit valid through April of 2020.

  • Include your name, qualification and Freeski Coach

e.g Mark Sims CSIA2 CSCF1 Freeski Coach

  • Please copy and paste the following to the beginning of your cover letter/email:

 

Name:
Valid Work Permit (if required): Y/N
Qualification:
Seasons of Teaching Experience:
Years of Skiing Experience:
Available Start Date:
Available until Season Close (April 1st): Y/N

Your resume and cover letter should be sent to:
Paul Clarke
Snow School Director
paul.clarke@redresort.com