Ski and snowboard fun at our kids camping project in Hakuba, Japan



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    We are looking for Snowboard/ski instructor only now.

    About us
    We are a new team based in Hakuba, Japan and running a Kids Camping Project In the winter, Our main customers are Ski/Snowboard beginners, most of them children. In addition to teaching how to ski or snowboard, we also take the children to the forest to explore the secrets of nature. In the summer, we are trying to promote organic and eco-friendly lifestyle to more people. We cooperate with the famous organic farm called Permaculture in Japan and take children to explore the balance between human survival and natural mother.

    Landing Curiosity with us
    Curiosity, Mars Rover named by kids , holds the children's questions about the world to do adventures on Mars.
    We not only help children maintain their curiosity, it also help us to recall the curiosity we have lost.

    Based in Hakuba, Japan
    We are based in Hakuba located in Nagano Prefecture, Japan. Hakuba ia an internatinally renowned ski resort town in the northern Japan Alps. As the surrounding valley has an annual snow fall of over 11 meters, it is the central hub for 10 ski resorts with more than 200 runs. The village was the main event venue for 1998 Winter Olympics.

    Key Words: Adventure / Snow addictation / Kids / Fun

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Hakuba is a very intresting Village, many people gathering here for ski and nature. You can always find traditional Japan and Morden culture here.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help


    Urgent: We are looking for instructors who can stay from February to March.

    Teaching Director 1 person (pay job)
    Job's duty:
    1. Develop teaching plans and methods for children's skiing/snowboarding.
    2. Guidance and training of the crew.
    3. Managing human resource and making shifts.
    4. Experience in camping and nature education

    A CASI or NZSKIA Ski/Snowboard instructor certificate, including Children's specialist, and a long-term Japanese working visa are necessary.

    Ski/Snowboard Instructor Several person (pay Job)
    Job's duty:
    1. Teaching guests how to ski or snowboarding.
    2. General maintenance job. (guest pick-up, etc.)
    3. An international driver's license.

    A CASI or NZSKIA Ski/Snowboard instructor certificate, including Children's specialist, and a long-term Japanese working visa are necessary.

    We will offerTeaching Director/ Ski/Snowboard Instructor more than minimal payment in Japan. It depends on how many guests we have. In peak season, you might need work every day.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Japanese: Fluent
    Chinese (Mandarin): Fluent
    Chinese (Cantonese): Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Shared bedroom accommodation provided, with Room and board (shared accommodation). Internet and TV as well as ski passes for a long stay.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 683457385716