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Mountain Sports School Employment

Welcome Instructor Applicants!

We are looking for new talent, and exciting personalities to join our already world class mountain sports school!  For the 2016-17 season, we are looking for full time, part time and Holiday instructors. 

Watch this video to learn more about the perfect job…

Instructor applicants should also possess the following traits:


  • An outgoing and engaging personality
  • The desire to teach students of all ages
  • The willingness and physical ability to teach beginner through advanced lessons
  • Be motivated to do a job well and hold a positive attitude while striving to attain a higher level of professionalism at all times
  • The ability to lead and demonstrate active leadership
  • The capacity for sound decision-making with an emphasis on individual and group safety
    • Instructor base wages start at $9.85 per hour and increase based on certification and experience. In addition, incentives are paid at $1.75 per hour per student for classes, $5.00 per hour for assigned private lessons and $10.00 per hour for requested private lessons.
    • Hours per week can vary depending on whether it is peak or regular season. Most new hires will average working 4 days per week in the 2016-2017 season.
    • We offer training throughout the season for all of the instructors at Jackson Hole Mountain Sports School (JHMSS).

  • Have experience?  Tell us all about it in your application. 


    Apply Here


    No experience?  No problem! Our Instructor Training Course starts Nov 27th. Ski with our world class trainers to improve your technique and be introduced to the world of snow education! Employment offers will be made at the end of this three day course.


    Register Here  



    We can’t wait to meet you!


    Required Dates

    Required Training may start as early as Nov 27, 2016

    Holiday Rush: December 17, 2016 - January 3, 2017 

    President's Week: February 18-26, 2017

    Spring Break: March 11 - April 1, 2017 


    Other Resources:
    Links on the left-hand side of each page allow you to access additional information. Some items of interest include:

    If you have any questions please feel free to contact us at

    Jim Kercher
    Director, Mountain Sports School

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