Rusutsu Resort Snow-sports School is now hiring full time Ski and Snowboard Instructors for winter 2023-24. If you have a passion for powder and love teaching, working at Rusutsu could be your dream job!

Rusutsu Resort Ski & Snowboard School benefits include:

  • Competitive pay
  • Free ski-in/ski-out staff accommodation
  • Free access to the resort facilities (swimming pool, hot springs/sauna etc.)
  • Subsidised meals in the staff canteen
  • Free season pass for Rusutsu Resort
  • Free 1-day lift tickets for Sapporo Teine & Sahoro Resort
  • Free ski/snowboard equipment rentals
  • 20-50% staff discount at resort shops/food outlets
  • Regular Training
  • Fun ski school events and parties
  • Visa sponsorship for highly experienced candidates
  • A large vibrant team of Japanese and international staff
  • A REAL Japanese cultural experience.

Selection Criteria

A successful candidate will fulfil the criteria by possessing all of the following requirements:

  • Minimum NZSIA Level 1 or SBINZ Level 1 licence
  • Conversational English
  • Eligible for visa to work in Japan
  • Fun, energetic and positive attitude
  • Able to work 6 days per week, in peak season
  • Outstanding communication and guest service skills
  • Possess good time management skills

Additional Criteria

Candidates who possess some or all of the additional requirements will be highly regarded:

  • High level or dual certification
  • Prior instructing experience
  • Previous relevant customer service experience
  • Any Additional languages
  • Willingness to experience Japanese culture
  • Any level of Japanese ability or the strong desire to learn

Additional Information:

  • Fixed term contract
  • Duration | Employment from 1st December until specific contract completion date. *Short term contracts available.
  • Salary – based on certification and experience.

For more information and details on how to apply: