NENSA Member Club/Team Job Openings:
Craftsbury Outdoor Center, Craftsbury Common, VT (posted 10/19/18)
Ski Instructor/Shop Employee
The Craftsbury Outdoor Center is seeking an experienced instructor/shop employee to work in the Nordic Center for the 2018-2019 winter season. The position, which starts in mid-November and runs through the end of March, is scheduled for 30-40 hours per week and requires availability on weekends.
Qualified candidates must:
– have teaching experience in both skate and classic techniques
– be capable of successfully instructing intermediate to advanced Nordic skiers
– work well as a team member in a fast-paced shop that caters to diverse needs
– be highly familiar with current Nordic equipment and its maintenance
– have great customer service skills
– have excellent communication skills
– be able to maintain good cheer in all weather conditions
The ideal candidate will also:
– have experience Nordic ski racing
– have a love for Nordic skiing and an eagerness to share it
– possess a desire to be a life-long student of the sport
This job presents a wonderful opportunity for an experienced skier/instructor who loves the outdoors and wants to join a supportive staff and community New England’s premier Nordic Center.
Pay commensurate with experience. All Outdoor Center employees receive a meal with each shift and free access to the trails and gym. Applicants should email a resume and short letter of interest to [email protected] as soon as possible.
Head Coach Job – Newton North High School Cross Country, Newton MA (posted on 10/18/18)
About 40 skiers, from novice to experienced. High levels of enthusiasm.
Must coach 4 sessions per week.
Only required time slot is race day – 3pm on six Wednesdays.
Other sessions have traditionally been after school, but can be anytime.
Begins after Thanksgiving, ends in late February after state meet, with Christmas and President’s Week breaks.
Pay is approximately $5000 for the season.
Assistant coach position has also been funded.
Tom Giusti, Athletic Director
GRANT WRITER/ FUNDRAISER AGAMENTICUS SKI CLUB, YORK, MAINE
Employment Type: Contractor
Why Work Here?
Flexible hours, work from home, mission-driven work, help children, build community by promoting outdoor sports.
The Grant Writer / Fundraiser is primarily responsible for developing and writing grant proposals to foundations and other grant-making organizations, and will persuasively communicate our mission and programs to potential funders. Reporting to the non-profit President and Vice President, the Grant Writer/Fundraiser will assemble and submit grant requests, establish and maintain personal contact and relationships with foundation contacts, conduct prospect research, and maintain a calendar of submissions and other deadlines.
Responsibilities include: • Developing and writing grant proposals to foundations and other grant-making organizations, persuasively communicating the organization’s mission and programs to potential funders; •Assembling and submitting grant requests, including letters, proposals, budgets, and presentations; • Establishing and maintaining personal contact and relationships with foundation contacts and program officers; • Ensuring prompt acknowledgement of foundation gifts; • Maintaining calendar to ensure timely submission of letters of inquiry, proposal deadlines, and reports; • Conducting prospect research; • Prioritizing projects to keep multiple projects moving in a timely manner, meet deadlines and manage supplemental material required for proposals’ • Providing writing support for major donor and individual contribution letters and acknowledgements.
Qualifications: The successful candidate will be able to craft funding proposals in a clear and compelling manner. Excellent writing, analytical, and research skills are essential. Candidates must be self-motivated, detail oriented, and highly-organized, and have experience using online databases and other sources to locate biographical, financial, and philanthropic information. A high level of computer literacy required, including familiarity Microsoft Office 365, Foundation Center databases. Candidates must be self-motivated, possess an ability to seek and synthesize information and communicate in a compelling and succinct form. A solid understanding of budgets as they relate to proposals and grants, a Bachelor’s degree, and at least 2 years of relevant experience are required.
Compensation will be based on results. You will earn 20% percent of successful grants.
Compensation: Up to $100,000 Annually. You will earn 20% of every dollar raised.
About Agamenticus Ski Club: Agamenticus Ski Club was founded in 2011 and is an IRS Non-Profit 501(c) (3) tax exempt organization and a Maine domestic non-profit corporation organized under Title 13-B: Maine Non-Profit Corporations Act of the Maine Statutes.
Agamenticus Ski Club is a community-based ski club committed to meeting the needs of a wide range of skiers – including youths, juniors, seniors and masters. Our mission is to support and build a strong community through educational programs to promote health, fitness and fun through skiing.
The goal of Agamenticus Ski Club is to develop a broad range of programs, events and training opportunities to support recreational skiers and racers throughout the Greater York Region.
Send cover letter, resume and letter of references to: [email protected]
Agamenticus Ski Club
P.O. Box 592
York, Maine 03909