Position Summary:

Ski or Snowboard instructor assigned to teach adaptive ski or snowboarding to guests who have cognitive and or developmental disabilities. This is a seasonal volunteer/non-paid  position.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Be knowledgeable in the principles and application of teaching adaptive snowsports, and the ability to demonstrate and communicate that knowledge clearly and positively.
  • Be able to maintain a safe learning environment for guests with special needs.
  • Be enthusiastic and outgoing.
  • Accept all assignments with equal enthusiasm.
  • Be professional and knowledgeable in all aspects of the mountain resort, including but not limited to lodging, food and beverage, and lifts.
  • Be well groomed and in proper uniform including a turtleneck, jacket, and name tag.
  • Able to adhere to both STRIDE and your home mountain resort’s mission, vision, and core values.
  • Able to be punctual and adhere to a set schedule.
  • Be able to attend indoor training sessions beginning in October


  • Must be 15 yrs.or older 
  • Able to ski/board to an intermediate or “blue square” level
  • Have reliable transportation
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. or more

For information regarding this position go to STRIDE ADAPTIVE SPORTS and to fill out an application online please click STRIDE Online Application  or contact them by phone 518-598-1279

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