Vacancies

Snow Sports Instructor/Rental Technition - Bank Staff

DESCRIPTION

Newmilns Snow and Sports Complex is a dynamic and evolving organisation dedicated to changing people’s lives. We help people develop confidence, motivation and employment skills through the medium of snow sports. In order to reach the right people we offer recreational skiing and snowboarding as well as childrens parties. We need your help to bring skiing and opportunities to those in most deprived areas by providing a great learning experience to our guests, a large proportion of whom are children. Instructors are employed to teach guests to ski according to the standards of the SSS or BASI in a safe and fun environment. Instructors are expected to behave in a professional manner at all times as they are dressed in uniform and are role models for all guests and staff. Instructors are expected to be available to work weekends and holidays, these being our busiest periods.

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIRED We ask that you are personable – comfortable with communicating face to face or on the phone with a wide range of people and also that you are reliable and proactive. You must be at least a BASI Level 1 or equivalent and hold a valid first aid certificate. You should have an interest in snow sports, a commitment to equality and sympathy with NSASC’s vision and mission. We are an equal opportunities employer with a commitment to making reasonable adjustments for candidates who may require them.

DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

You will receive training or access to training in:

  • Outdoor learning and the curriculum.
  • Advanced ski or snowboard instruction, if desired.
  • You will also have the chance to shadow different people within the organisation, thus getting a broad understanding of different disciplines.
  • Lastly, you will have the opportunity to increase your awareness of the snow sports and social enterprise industry in Scotland.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

If teaching for Newmilns Snow and Sports Complex sounds like a good fit for you, please send your CV, covering letter and copy of your certifications to Stevi at stevi@skinewmilns.com.

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Trainee Ski/Snowboard Instructor

DESCRIPTION

We are looking for 5 young people between the ages of 16-24 that live in Ayrshire to take part in this years Instructor & Volunteer Pathway. This Pathway offers participants a fun environment with the opportunity to increase confidence, meet new people, gain qualifications, a reference, gain valuable work experience and get some exercise at the same time. SKILLS REQUIRED NSASC is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. No formal qualifications are required for this post however, we ask that you are comfortable with communicating face to face or on the phone with a wide range of people. Ideally you should also demonstrate:

  • an ability to ski/snowboard at recreational level
  • reliability
  • good written and spoken English skills
  • an ability to work as part of a team
  • an ability to complete tasks effectively and efficiently
  • You should have an interest in sport, a commitment to equality and share the NSASC vision and mission. We are an equal opportunities employer with a commitment to making reasonable adjustments for candidates who may require them.

    DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

    You will receive training in:

    • First Aid
    • Group Management
    • Instructing children and young people
    • Snowsport Scotland - Assistant Snow Sports Instructor Training
    • Safeguarding & Protecting Children Training
    • How to coach people with additional needs in sport
    • Rossignol Rental Technician Qualification
    • Goal Setting
    • Customer Service
    • Access to advanced ski or snowboard instruction.
    • You will also have the chance to shadow different people within the organisation, thus getting a broad understanding of different disciplines.
    • Lastly, you will have the opportunity to increase your awareness of the snow sports and social enterprise industry in Scotland.

    APPLICATION PROCESS

    If you are interested in applying for this years Instructor & Volunteer Pathway, please request and complete the questionnaire and email it to stevi@skinewmilns.com. Candidates that make it through to the next round will be contacted and asked to attend a short interview.

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    Volunteer Customer Service Assistant

    DESCRIPTION

    We need your help to bring skiing and opportunities to those in most deprived areas by providing a great experience for our guests, a large proportion of whom are children. This Pathway offers participants a fun environment with the opportunity to increase confidence, meet new people, gain qualifications, a reference, gain valuable work experience and get some exercise at the same time. SKILLS REQUIRED NSASC is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. No formal qualifications are required for this post however, we ask that you are comfortable with communicating face to face or on the phone with a wide range of people. Ideally you should also demonstrate:

    • reliability
    • good written and spoken English skills
    • an ability to work as part of a team
    • an ability to complete tasks effectively and efficiently
    • You should have an interest in sport, a commitment to equality and share the NSASC vision and mission. We are an equal opportunities employer with a commitment to making reasonable adjustments for candidates who may require them.

    DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

    You will receive training in:

    • First Aid
    • Group Management
    • Instructing children and young people
    • Safeguarding & Protecting Children Training
    • Rossignol Rental Technician Qualification
    • Goal Setting
    • Customer Service
    • Access to advanced ski or snowboard instruction.
    • You will also have the chance to shadow different people within the organisation, thus getting a broad understanding of different disciplines.
    • Lastly, you will have the opportunity to increase your awareness of the snow sports and social enterprise industry in Scotland.

    APPLICATION PROCESS

    If you are interested in applying for this years Instructor & Volunteer Pathway, please request and complete the questionnaire and email it to stevi@skinewmilns.com. Candidates that make it through to the next round will be contacted and asked to attend a short interview.