Ski & Snowboard Instructors in Switzerland
with Viamonde Ski
|Ski Instructor Snowboard Course Switzerland|
|Switzerland, Saas-Fee, Nendaz & Anzère|
|Start 18 January 2020, 25 January 2020 or 8 February 2020|
|Approximately £375 net per week plus uniform, lift pass, accommodation, meals, accident & liability insurance|
Viamonde operates chalets and hotels in Switzerland, welcoming school groups of all ages from around the world. Viamonde’s dynamic and experienced team of English-speaking staff are committed to offering the highest standards and we recruit only those with the very best skills and experience.
A Typical Day in the Job
Ski and snowboard instructors will be responsible for a small group (average size 8 children) throughout a school’s stay with us.
Ski and snowboard instruction will be up to 6 hours per day, morning and afternoon. Our ski and snowboard instructors participate in a programme of evening activities, supervise meals and are assigned to some wake-up, lights-out and other duties.
All our staff must be a role model to the children in our care, acting responsibly and in a caring manner at all times and show understanding of and appreciation for diverse cultural backgrounds.
Who are we looking for?
Applicants should possess an internationally recognised ski and/or snowboard instructor qualification to PSIA 1/CSIA 1/CASI 1 level as well as a first aid and CPR qualification issued by a recognised body.
Successful applicants will have experience teaching skiing or snowboarding, ideally to children, and be organised, adaptable, trustworthy, patient and presentable. Most important is enthusiasm and having a friendly nature.
Applicants should be at least 21 years of age (exceptions are made for very experienced applicants), be fluent in English and have UK, EU or Swiss nationality.
Our staff and clients, although coming from throughout the world, all speak English. We are, however, based in French and German-speaking area of Switzerland, which offers a great opportunity to improve language skills.
What we can offer you
We offer an excellent salary, a lift pass, accommodation and all meals. All staff are provided with comprehensive accident and liability insurance.
We provide staff with a uniform and a ski helmet.
Staff can also benefit from a Friends & Family discounted accommodation cost.
If you have the personality, experience and flexibility Viamonde requires and enjoy working with children of all ages from diverse cultural backgrounds, a position with Viamonde will be an incredibly rewarding experience and afford the opportunity to meet many similarly-minded young people, establish lasting friendships and spend time in a beautiful Swiss mountain resort.
We have very staff high staff retention and many staff return for many years.
This is a typical quote from one of our staff: "Working for Viamonde is a great experience, working in beautiful but different resorts in the Swiss Alps. Working long days are well rewarded with good pay, accommodation and tasty food which leaves nothing to worry about. It's a great opportunity to share our passion for the mountains with a huge variety of kids coming from all over the globe."