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French & German LanguageTeacher (Ski Season)

  • Job Location

    Haus Tirol, Dorf 91, 5771 Leogang, Austria

  • Start date

    10th November 2018

  • Duration

    End March 2019. Exact date TBC.

  • Job Benefits

    £800-£1000 per month + accommodation + season ski pass


Spend the winter in the Italian Alps tutoring Britain's budding skiing professionals!

The Ambition Teacher position is a vital role within the Ambition Ski Team. Athletes as young as 8 years old join the academy for various weeks throughout the autumn and winter where our job will be to coach them each morning & for them to study each afternoon.

Ambition teachers will be expected to make use of their surroundings to engage the student athletes in the local language and cultures also.


• Implementing work planners for each athlete as per guidance from Academic Liaison.

• Liaising with ALL athlete parents on educational needs.

• Liaising with ALL athlete schools on educational needs.

• Communicating with head coach and program director on any disciplinary issues.

• Organize school snacks with Haus Tirol (Ambition base) Chef.

• Airport runs to collect or drop off athletes at start or end of training camps.

• Transporting athletes to & from school where required.

• Attending race trips to support athletes whilst away from Ambition base.

• Ensuring athletes are well organized for each school day.

• Potential private study / tutoring 1:1 for athletes needing extra support / study outside of normal academic program hours.

Misc / House specific duties:

• Working as support staff for Ambition organized race events – including helping with set up, commentary, transport etc.

• Laying out and / or clearing away of breakfasts  together with AmbitionHouseparent.

• Enforcing house ‘rules’ including bed times, wake up times and educating athletes in how to be self-sufficient at the right ages (duty of all staff within Ambition Base).

• Being present during ‘down time’ after meals and free time for athletes to be able to talk about educational needs or extra support required.

• Implement challenges, prizes or incentives for good behavior in school.

• Help to organize team activities during athletes’ days off.

• Helping to clear daily snow fall at Haus Tirol (All Staff).

• Support other staff generally at both Haus Tirol & Ambition – especially during emergency times. This could include but is not limited to (and is the same for all staff) – emptying bins, passing plates through after dinner, setting tables, wiping tables.

• Communicate with parents about any medical, social or psychological considerations within school.

• Review and learn medical forms prior to camps for each athlete in case of emergency in school.


* Basic computer skills including Microsoft Word.
* Good communication skills.
* Extensive knowledge of English (preferably degree level but not exclusively).
* CRB checked/child protection knowledge.
* First aid certificate.
* Clean driver's license.

PGCE or similar qualification is preferable but tutoring experience taken into consideration.

About us

Ambition Racing runs bespoke annual Alpine Ski Racing programs for committed young athletes looking to reach their absolute potential within the sport. ...
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