Educational Group Animation Team

Seasonal Full Time: ~40 hours/week from late November

About EdVenture

EdVenture is an immersive camp experience in Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan. Designed to help families make the most of Hokkaido’s incredible green season. The week-long programs connect children and young people to new friends from around the world, learning new skills, with their family members in innovative ways. The camp takes full advantage of its location nestled between the iconic Mount Yotei and Mount Annupuri in Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan.

About the Role

As part of the Educational Group Animation Team, you'll create and lead interactive and engaging activities for educational groups visiting Niseko. Your focus will be on providing enriching experiences and facilitating learning in a fun and immersive way. This role primarily takes place in the evening, where you'll be responsible for designing and implementing evening programs and events tailored to the groups' interests, ensuring a memorable and educational experience.

Key Responsibilities

  • Plan and lead educational activities for visiting groups.
  • Ensure a positive and interactive experience for participants.
  • Tailor activities to the interests and needs of each group.
  • Maintain a safe and inclusive atmosphere for all participants.
  • Communicate effectively with group leaders and participants.

Key Qualities

  • Experience in educational programming or activity planning.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to engage and entertain diverse groups.
  • Creativity and flexibility in planning and executing activities.
  • Must hold a valid Japanese driver's license or be able to obtain an International Driving Permit.
  • First aid and CPR certification preferred.


  • Subsidised Staff Accommodation available
  • Grand Hirafu/Hanazono season lift pass  
  • Specialized training and induction program
  • Discounted tours & activities from local suppliers
  • Working with awesome people from around the world
  • More powder than you can handle!
  • Potential to move into a year-round position for outstanding team members


  • The position is based on qualifications and experience, with a starting rate of ¥1,800 per hour
  • Long Season, mid-November until early April | Medium season, mid-November until the end of March | Short season, mid-November until the end of February
  • Depending on customer demand and reservations, working hours can range anywhere from 8 to 40 hours per week, including weekends. You will have at least one full day off each week.  (6-8 Hours per day, up to 6 days per week)

How to apply

Please visit the link below and submit an application form. Our team will contact you for an interview if you have moved to the next stage. We can't wait to hear from you!

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