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MyViamonde is the area of our website specially created for school party leaders, parents of children enrolled in school ski programmes camps, as well as Viamonde staff.

Parents of children enrolled in a school ski programme should contact their child's school directly for the relevant login information.

Job Descriptions

Gross monthly salary: 3'500
3'850
Approximate net weekly salary*: CHF 468
CHF 525
Minimum age: 21 years

(click salaries to convert to different currencies)

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Healthcare counsellor

Skills, qualifications, duties and responsibilities in italic apply to healthcare counsellors with an internationally recognised ski and/or snowboard instructor qualification or alternatively those with extensive ski or snowboarding teaching experience.

Required skills and qualifications
  • Fluent in English
  • Internationally recognised nursing (Registered Nurse, or equivalent) or paramedic qualification
  • Intermediate level skier or snowboarder, confident on all pistes in all conditions
  • Internationally recognised ski and/or snowboard instructor qualification or alternatively an advanced level skier or snowboarder with extensive ski or snowboard teaching experience to advanced level
  • Experience supervising and motivating children, preferably in a camp environment, an advantage
  • Valid driving licence to drive manual (stick-shift) vehicles
  • Organised, creative, adaptable, trustworthy, patient and presentable
Duties and responsibilities
  • Participate in and contribute to the compulsory training and assessment period
  • Take responsibility for the health and well-being of the children, school chaperones and Viamonde staff
  • Assist with the daily ski and snowboard programme
  • Prepare for and instruct a daily lesson plan appropriate to the ability level of the children
  • Treat minor injuries and health issues and coordinate treatment with local medical facilities for serious injuries
  • Maintain accurate medical records and prepare detailed reports, as required
  • Maintain the first aid and basic medication supplies in the resort
  • In coordination with the school chaperones, store and distribute any medications that are prescribed to the children by medical personnel
  • Assist in the organisation of and participate fully in an evening activity programme, as required
  • Supervise the children during all meal times
  • Assist school chaperones with wake-up, lights-out and other supervisory duties, as required
  • Escort the groups from/to their arrival/departure at airports and train stations, as required
  • Accompany the groups on excursions and participate in visits to places of interest, as required
  • Be a role model to the children, acting responsibly and in a caring manner at all times
  • Show understanding of and appreciation for diverse cultural backgrounds within the children, school chaperones and Viamonde staff
Benefits
  • Room and full board
  • Accident and liability insurance
  • Lift pass for local ski domain

*Net weekly salary is offered only as a guideline to indicate the approximate net salary after tax (for an unmarried person with no dependent children) and other deductions have been made and is subject to change. All salaries are paid at the end of each calendar month in Swiss francs (CHF).