Should I teach or do Leadership/Junior Assistant?

Should I teach or do Leadership/Junior Assistant?

Making the decision to instructor or continue in lessons can be a tough one! Find more info below on how to make that decision! 



Leadership/Junior Assistant
Instructor
Pay/Cost:
There is a cost associated with these programs
Normal pay structure. See: Instructor Pay Scale
Ages: 
13yo and older
14yo and older
Time Commitment:
Same as regular lessons w/ 1hr pre-season commitment Regular lesson time, plus flex time, plus pre-season clinics See: Instructor Time Commitment and Instructor Clinic Time Commitment
Skiing/Boarding Skill:
This program combines ski improvement/advancement and instructor skills. Great for younger folks that want to work on their skiing skills. Minimum skill requirement is: parallel skiers or advanced snowboarders who ski & ride comfortably and confidently everywhere in all conditions.  
Basic/Beginner skiing skills needed. For Snowboard instructors, intermediate skills are required. 
Benefits: 
Invitations to Powderpigs mid-season clinics and instructor only events
Full access to all instructor benefits: Instructor Perks!

For more information on what the Leadership & Junior Assistant programs entail:  Leadership & Jr. Assistant Programs

For more information on becoming an Instructor: Instructor Info
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