Position Title: SkiFast lead instructor

Responsible To: Club Manager


The Nakkertok Nordic Center is one of the largest Nordic centers in Canada. We have excellent facilities with professional grooming as well as  the ability to produce artificial snow. In addition, Nakkertok runs the Nakkertok SkiFast program, which is an outreach program that allows participants in school programs, clubs as well as the corporate sector to learn the basics of cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. The program is also responsible for instructing private and semi-private lessons at Nakkertok.

The Nakkertok Nordic Center is looking for an individual to fulfill the duties of Nakkertok SkiFast – lead instructor for the 2019-2020 season. We are looking for a motivated individual who is passionate about skiing and capable of leading the group sessions at Nakkertok.  The lead instructor will be responsible to welcome groups, lead other ski instructors, coordinate and lead sessions as well as private and semi-private lessons while providing an outstanding skiing experience to all our visitors.   

Skills and experience 

  • Ability to effectively communicate in both English and French
  • Ability to lead SkiFast sessions at Nakkertok
  • Successful experience in leadership and management
  • Proven track record in managing a small group of people
  • Experience teaching the basics of cross-country skiing
  • Strong cross-country skiing skills
  • Ability to motivate and create a fun learning environment 


  • This position requires a police background check for the vulnerable sector
  • This position requires the Introduction to Community Coaching certificate or equivalent.  (The Club can facilitate the certification) 

Term of Agreement

15 Nov 2019  to 31 March, 2020

Contracted and flexible hours. Please note that hours are extremely variable based on the seasonal nature of cross country skiing. Hourly rate determined by experience and qualifications

If you’re interested or would like more information, please send your resume to the Club Manager at clubmanager@nakkertok.ca