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JOB OPPORTUNITY: School Outreach Program Coordinator

Nelson Nordic Ski Club is seeking an experienced coordinator to lead its School Outreach Program, which provides children in primary and middle schools with an affordable, positive outdoor experience through the introduction of basic cross-country skiing skills in a fun environment. The program serves more than 800 School District 8 students annually, with sessions running four days per week from early January to mid-March.

Reporting to the General Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for program planning, set-up and operation, including hiring and supervising staff, program marketing and promotion, coordinating events, and communicating directly with schools to ensure the program is fully subscribed. Ensuring compliance with the Club’s Covid-19 safety plan and Return to Sport plan, the school district’s pandemic protocols and other physical distancing requirements will be a key component of the position this season.

To view the complete Job Description, click here.

Desired Qualifications/Experience

  • Advocate for and active participant in the sport of Nordic skiing
  • Nordic Ski coaching experience an asset
  • Proven excellence working in a team environment
  • Demonstrated personnel management skills and attention to detail
  • Self- motivated and organized
  • Strong verbal and written communication and public relations skills.

Preferred Start Date: August 24, 2020

Application Deadline: August 9, 2020

Interested and qualified candidates are invited to submit their covering letter and resume to General Manager Jaime Frederick at We thank all applicants; however only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.


Club Members! We’re down to the last two days to offer your feedback on our 2019-2020 season in our Nelson Nordic Member Survey 2020

More than 350 members have already taken a moment to share their input about the recent Nordic season. If you have already completed the survey, you’ve been entered in a draw for a free membership for the 2020-2021 ski season! Thank you!

If you haven’t yet done so, please don’t miss your opportunity to share your thoughts with us. Average completion time for the survey is about 8 minutes. The survey will close on Sunday, April 26, 2020.

As the Board and management begin to plan for next season, we would love to get your input on a number of aspects of the work that we do.

As a token of our gratitude for your participation, all current Club members who complete the survey by the deadline will be entered in a draw for two (2) complimentary Adult (or Senior) Memberships for the 2020-2021 ski season!

Thanks for your participation! We look forward to seeing you again next season!

The NNSC Board