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Job Summary: To oversee the instructional operation of the Snow School lessons/programs for the Ski Centre.
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:

  • Oversees the instructional operation of the Snow School lessons/programs for the Ski Centre.
  • Assists the full time staff with the overall operations of the Snow School.
  • Coordinates all instructional ski programs and lessons.
  • Assists in the selecting, training, directing, monitoring, overseeing and scheduling of part time staff.
  • Coordinates all training courses for the season.
  • Oversees the technical content.
  • Ensures lessons are operating on schedule.
  • Represents the City of Toronto at all industry related training/clinics.
  • Ensures the provision of customer service.
  • Plans and leads meetings for all Snow School Staff.
  • Plans, develops, schedules and implements instructional ski programs.
  • Performs administrative tasks to support the program.
  • Takes action to deal with incidents, problems and emergencies and comply with Divisional policies and procedures.
  • Interacts with participants, staff, spectators and community members to provide program information.
  • 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 3 in one sport and Level 1 in the other required.
  • Previous experience directing staff .
  • Previous work experience with a ski school.
  • Proficiency in use of current office technology and other computer applications relevant to the position.
  • Must produce original current Standard First Aid and Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation certifications as recognized by the WSIB.
  • 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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