Adaptive Snowsport School Manager

Website DSUK

JOB TITLE: Adaptive Snowsport School Manager

LOCATION: Cairngorm Mountain, Aviemore

REPORTS TO: Snowsports Manager

START DATE: 2nd January 2019

END DATE: 31st March 2019

HOURS: 37.5 hours per week 5 days out of 7

SALARY: £360 a week

QUALIFICATIONS: BASI adaptive two or above or equivalent

Job Summary:

The post holder will be responsible for the set up and development of the adaptive ski programme that provides access to snowsports for people with a disability

Main Duties:

1. To work closely with local schools, youth groups, disabled organisations and individuals with a disability to provide opportunities to participate in the programme

2. To liaise closely with Natural Retreats to provide access for disabled participants

3. To deliver adaptive ski and snowboard lessons

4. To help co-ordinate instructors to run adaptive lessons

5. To ensure that all activities are carried out within the organisations Health and Safety and Child Protection Guidelines

6. To promote the programme and recruit participating groups throughout the area

7. To maintain records of participant numbers, significant outcomes and compile monthly reports on the project

8. To liaise closely with the Snowsports Manager to ensure that there is a natural progression for participating groups to attend residential weeks overseas

9. To accompany groups abroad who have participated in the programme and who want to make the progression into the mountains

10. To identify young individuals for potential involvement in the Race Team

Other duties

1. To work alongside other members of staff to help carry out our long-term vision

2. To work on training courses as appropriate to your qualifications

3. Attend meetings, exhibitions, conferences on behalf of Disability Snowsport as appropriate

4. Any other duties that are deemed appropriate by the Chief Executive, Business Development Manager, or Development Manager to the successful delivery of the project

Please apply by email to with a covering letter and an up to date CV

Closing date 1st October 2018.

Salary: £360 per week
Qualification Required: BASI Level 2

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