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Top Canadian Ski Resorts for Seasonaires

By awall, 5 Jun at 16:53
So, you're looking to do a ski season out in Canada but you're unsure as to which resort to pick? Here's a list of the top 5 resorts in Canada and what they have to offer seasonaires. I've got to say though, you won't be let down by any of the resorts in the list.
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Jobs of the Month - May

By awall, Fri 30th May, 2014 at 10:29
Are you fed up of your job and looking for something a bit different? Natives has been flooded with job listings in May, with a lot of recruiters and direct employers looking for candidates to fill positions over the summer and winter months.
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What's it like doing a season in New Zealand?

By EA Ski & Snowboard, Fri 21st Feb, 2014 at 00:37
Bryce Wilson is now an official ski instructor after just 3 weeks of training on EA’s ski instructor course. Check out his update on what it was like to do a season in the Southern Hemisphere's finest snow...
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Work and Travel in Canada 2014

By sneakerfreaker, Wed 30th Oct, 2013 at 16:06
To truly experience the vast and changing landscape that is Canada and take in the fascinating and diverse cultures of its people requires time and money. Taking a gap year to become completely immersed in the Canadian way of life is made possible by organisation like Smaller Earth. Their help and support in obtaining all the documentation necessary for working while exploring the stunning natural beauty of the second largest country in the world removes any angst from this thrilling undertaking.
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Ski Instructor Jobs on the Rise for Winter 2013/14

By sneakerfreaker, Thu 17th Oct, 2013 at 11:01
There are a handful of dream jobs out there, but surely it does not get much better than working as a ski instructor in the heart of the Rockies! It may sound like an exclusive career choice, but it is really a widely accessible option, aspiring instructors just need a simple Level 1 qualification to make the mark, and from there it is possible to add more credentials and climb the instructor ladder.
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Natives Summer Jobs Fair 2013 dates announced!

By adamrowden, Thu 21st Mar, 2013 at 13:32
If you are looking to work a ski season The Natives Job Fair provides a unique opportunity to be in a room at the same time as a host of ski tour operators who are currently seeking staff for the upcoming season!
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Job Description: Peak Season Jobs

By adamrowden, Thu 13th Dec, 2012 at 15:50
A number of companies will look to employ staff for the peak season weeks alone. They will require more staff when their workload increases in the busier weeks, which tend to be during Christmas and New Year as well as the February half-term and April.
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Job Description: Chalet Assistant

By adamrowden, Tue 11th Dec, 2012 at 12:03
One of the most common roles within a ski resort is the humble chalet assistant. These seasonaires are like the worker ants in the nest, but without the ability to carry 100 times their own weight, and if you don’t mind hard work, partying and mountains, then this might just be the perfect job for you.
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Job Description: Chalet Host

By adamrowden, Tue 11th Dec, 2012 at 10:48
Chalet hosting roles vary from company to company but most of them will see you working closely with a chalet chef to help with providing your guests with cracking food and caring for them whilst they are staying with you. Or, if there is no chalet chef, then you will be responsible for the running of the chalet and cooking the meals.
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Bumming it! How to be a 'Ski Bum'

By adamrowden, Tue 11th Dec, 2012 at 09:27
Ok, so this is not strictly a job description, but it sort of falls under that category because, let’s face it: who really, honestly, wants to work during their season?
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Latest Jobs //

Seasonal Sales & Operations Consultant
Location: London; Sectors: Office, Sales; Categories: Ski
Resort Representative/Chalet Supervisor
Location: Lech; Sectors: Catering; Categories: Ski
Resort Manager
Location: Multiple regions; Sectors: Management; Categories: Ski
Chalet Host
Location: Multiple regions; Sectors: Catering, Chalet Host, Chef, Hospitality; Categories: Ski
Temporary European Sales Consultant
Location: London; Sectors: Office; Categories: UK
Chef
Location: Multiple regions; Sectors: Catering, Chef, Hospitality, Hotel; Categories: Ski
Chalet Chef
Location: Multiple regions; Sectors: Catering, Chalet Host, Chef, Hospitality; Categories: Ski
Head Chalet Host
Location: Multiple regions; Sectors: Catering, Chalet Host, Hospitality, Management; Categories: Ski
Head chef & Host couple
Location: Multiple regions; Sectors: Catering, Chalet Host, Chef, Hospitality, Peak Season; Categories: Ski
UK Operations Assistant - Reservation System Admin
Location: London; Sectors: Office; Categories: Ski