Junior Freeski Coach

RED Mountain Resort’s Fall Line: Ski & Snowboard School is currently seeking Junior Freeski Coaches for the 2021/22 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 Junior Freeski 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 our normal range of ski lessons when not with the Junior Freeski team.

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

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

Ski 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 2022.

  1. Include your name, qualification and Freeski Coach
    e.g Mark Sims CSIA2 CSCF1 Freeski Coach
  2. 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 5th): Y/N

Your resume and cover letter should be sent to:
Erin Sauvé
Director
Fall Line Ski and Snowboard School
erin.sauve@redresort.com