Apply for an adaptive snowsports internship with Achieve Tahoe – a non-profit leader in sports and recreation for people with disabilities! Focusing largely on adaptive snowsports instruction, interns will receive the training necessary to assess and deliver snowsports instruction for children, adults, and vets with disabilities. Other roles include helping with fundraising, special events, staff training, administrative duties, and nonprofit operations. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to support a great cause and develop your personal skills in beautiful North Lake Tahoe! This is a full-time internship based out of our program center at Alpine Meadows. December 1st 2021 – April 30th 2022
Education: High School graduate or equivalent. College degree in a related field desired, but any field welcome!
Experience: Experience working/volunteering with individuals with disabilities encouraged, but not required. Experience working in a recreational setting preferred.
Skiing Ability: Intermediate or Advanced
Must have the physical ability and strength to participate in daily activities at high altitude and to assist snowsports participants with adaptive equipment. Need to work outdoors for long periods of time in all conditions. Positive attitude and self-starter tendencies preferred. Experience teaching and leading a subject or activity. Ability to follow directions and work independently. Ability to successfully manage multiple high priority tasks in a fast-paced environment. Knowledge of various computer sof
About Achieve Tahoe
Achieve Tahoe provides year-round outdoor recreation activities for people with cognitive, sensory, and physical disabilities. We can serve just about anyone with any disability. We focus on health, confidence, and independence so that the experience people have with us is long-lasting and carries over into other areas of their life.