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    Job 1:  Ski Instructor/Driver/Guide: 19th Dec 2015 - 2nd April 2016


    Working as part of the Redpoint Team, duties include ski guiding with a small group of skiers around the different areas in the Ziller Valley, driving the Redpoint minibus and in peak weeks teaching skiers of different ages and abilities. In addition you will be expected to represent Redpoint and assist any of our customers with any queries or problems they may have. The job is based in our main resort of Fuegen in Zillertal, Austria.

    • Description: On a regular week, Ski Instruction or Guided Days Out are offered from Sunday to Thursday. You will be allocated to whichever is needed on that particular week, so will get a range of teaching experience as well as doing some ski guiding. Friday is usually the day off and Saturday is the main changeover day. Saturdays are filled with helping guests on their arrival (checking them in, helping them with equipment hire and giving them their lift passes). In addition to this, you will be expected to socialize with the guests on certain evenings out.
    • Position Start and Duration: The position starts on the 19th December 2015 (although you will be expected to arrive one week earlier, on the 12th December for the training week) and ends on the 2nd April 2016.
    • The Ski instructor/ driver/guide’s Main Duties include:
      - Teaching skiing or ski guiding during the week
      - Arranging guests’ lift passes & ski hire on arrival
      - Showing guests around the ski areas
      - Taking guests to and participating in the evening entertainments where required
      - Working as part of the team and helping the other team members wherever needed
    • To do this job you must:
      - Have suitable instructor qualifications (minimum BASI Alpine Level 2 essential)
      - Be aware of people’s needs, empathize and adapt your skiing style to suit your guests
      - Be sociable and enjoy spending time with your guests
      - Be safe and have the confidence and experience to make good decisions in the best interests of your guests
      - Share an enthusiasm with the clients for snow sports
      - Communicate effectively as part of a team
    • You will preferably also be able to:
      - Drive the left-hand drive Redpoint 9-seater minibus
      - Have some previous experience of group management
      - Speak conversational German
      Applicants must hold an EU passport and have a UK National Insurance Number.
    • In return, you will receive:
      - Accommodation
      - Season Lift Pass
      - Training
      - Instruction and help with your personal skiing
      - Competitive wage
      - Friends & Family Discount
    • General info about the Job:
      On average, you will have one day off a week (usually but not always on Fridays). 
    • HOW TO APPLY:  Please e-mail your CV to jobs@redpoint.co.uk together with a short message telling us why you think you are the right person for this position.


      Job 2:  Adaptive Ski Instructor/Driver/Guide: 19th Dec 2015 - 2nd April 2016

      Working as part of the Redpoint Team, main duties include teaching both alpine and adaptive skiing, as well as sometimes ski guiding with a small group of skiers around the different areas in the Ziller Valley.  In addition you will be expected to represent Redpoint and assist any of our customers with any queries or problems they may have. The job is based in our main resort of Fuegen in Zillertal, Austria.

    • Description: On a regular week, Ski Instruction is offered from Sunday to Thursday. You will be allocated to whichever groups have booked on that particular week, so will get a range of teaching experience as well as doing some ski guiding. Friday is usually the day off and Saturday is the main changeover day. Saturdays are filled with helping guests on their arrival (checking them in, helping them with equipment set-up and giving them their lift passes). In addition to this, you will be expected to socialize with the guests on certain evenings out.
    • Position Start and Duration: The position starts on the 19th December 2015 (although you will be expected to arrive one week earlier, on the 12th December for the training week) and ends on the 2nd April 2016.
    • The Adaptive Ski instructor’s Main Duties include:
      - Teaching Adaptive or Alpine skiing or ski guiding during the week
      - Arranging guests’ lift passes & ski hire/equipment set-up on arrival
      - Showing guests around the ski areas
      - Taking guests to and participating in the evening entertainments where required
      - Working as part of the team and helping the other team members wherever needed
      - Being helpful to customers wherever needed
    • To do this job you must:
      - Have suitable instructor qualifications (minimum BASI Alpine Level 2 and BASI Adaptive Level 2 essential)
      - Be aware of people’s needs, empathize and adapt your skiing style to suit your guests
      - Be sociable and enjoy spending time with your guests
      - Be safe and have the confidence and experience to make good decisions in the best interests of your guests
      - Share an enthusiasm with the clients for snow sports
      - Communicate effectively as part of a team
    • You will preferably also be able to:
      - Drive the left-hand drive Redpoint 9-seater minibus
      - Have some previous experience of working in adaptive
      - Speak conversational German
      Applicants must hold an EU passport and have a UK National Insurance Number.
    • In return, you will receive:
      - Accommodation
      - Season Lift Pass
      - Training
      - Instruction and help with your personal skiing
      - Competitive wage
      - Friends & Family Discount
    • General info about the Job:
      On average, you will have one day off a week (usually but not always on Fridays).
    • HOW TO APPLY:  Please e-mail your CV to jobs@redpoint.co.uk together with a short message telling us why you think you are the right person for this position.


    Please note that due to legislation we cannot employ anybody who does not have the minimum instructor qualifications specified for these roles.

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