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Job Summary: To coordinate ski and snowboard instructors and participants in program lessons.
Machines and Equipment Used: Ski, communications, recreation and various office equipment, first aid kit.
Season(s): Winter
District(s): North York District and Etobicoke & York District  District map (pdf)
Wage: View wage rate chart (pdf)


Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates ski and snowboard instructors and participants in program lessons.
  • Assists the Snow School Coordinator with program lessons and the overall operation of the snow school instructional staff.
  • Ensures all ski lessons start on time, are properly staffed, and safety standards are maintained.
  • Oversees Parent and Tot area set up.
  • Assists Ski Instructors with participant assessments.
  • Oversees all participant transfers between levels.
  • Assists with instructional ski staff training and conducts annual evaluations.
  • Interacts with participants, staff, spectators and community members.
  • Ensures programs meet Divisional and CSIA/CASI standards.
  • Ensures adherence to all policy and safety guidelines as outlined in Policy and Procedure Manuals.
  • Checks daily attendance and progression cards.
  • Signs off on all ski instructors time sheets at the end of a shift.
  • Performs administrative tasks to support the program.
  • Takes action to deal with incidents, problems and emergencies and comply with Divisional policies and procedures.
  • Attends and participates in meetings and training sessions.
  • Ensures staff follow the principles of Healthy Child Development (HIGH FIVE®) in the planning and delivery of programs.

Qualifications:

  • Canadian Ski Instructors' Alliance (CSIA), Canadian Association of Snowboard Instructors (CASI) certifications or equivalents. Note: Minimum Level 1 required.
  • Previous work experience with a ski school.
  • Must produce original current Emergency First Aid and Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation certifications as recognized by the WSIB.
  • Previous teaching experience.
  • You must possess certification in Parks and Recreation Ontario's Principles of Healthy Child Development (PHCD). Applicants who meet all other qualifications and obtain a conditional job offer will be advised of PHCD course offerings in order to meet this qualification.
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