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  • WORKING STUDENT POSITIONS AVAILABLE

    2 positions available for enthusiastic competent people wishing to gain more experience in the showjumping & Stud Farm sector. One position to start by end of October 2014, Other student position can start in December 2014 if preferable. Both recommended for a minimum of six months.

The Riding Director is responsible for the planning and delivery of a comprehensive horseback riding program that is safe, fun and appropriate to the campers’ ages and abilities. This person should have administrative, supervisory experience in organized camps or youth riding programs. Significant experience in western, english and vaulting disciplines. Provide management to the physical operation of the horseback riding facilities and equipment. Knowledge of Girl Scout program desired. Promote high standards in all aspects of the camp program. Serve as a role model to campers and staff by your actions, appearance, manners, language, and general conduct. Participate enthusiastically in all camp activities, planning and leading those as assigned. For more information: http://camprocks.submit4jobs.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=85395.viewjobdetail&CID=85395&JID=156319

The Job

Job No
109027
Status
Looking
Title
Riding Director & Assistant Riding Director
Type
Instructor; Manager-General; Rider-English; Rider-Western; Summer Camp; Teacher/Professor;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
$70+/day PLUS room/board
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Dates
from Thursday, June 5, 2014 to Thursday, August 21, 2014
Posted
5/14/2014
Expires
2 months ago
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538

The Employer

Employer No
100413
Name
Guest Employer 100413
Location
California, United States US flag
Facility type
Riding School; Other; Training;

Requirements

Previous management or supervisory experience at a horseback riding facility required. Send email address and phone number so we can contact you!!

Required Key Skills

Riding; Driving license; Equine First-Aid; Schooling; Lunging; Teaching; Exercising;

Required Expertise

Dressage; Riding School; Working with children;

Accommodation

Room and Board provided. Transportation during work / break provided.

Job Benefits

Make a difference in the life of a young girl! Meet people from around the world... make lifetime friends! Work and live with horses on a daily basis! Explore the beautiful coast of California and the mystique of the Santa Cruz Mountains OR the breathtaking foothills of the Sierra Mountains!

The Facility

We offer quality riding school instruction in a summer camp setting. We are seeking qualified riding instructors to implement a comprehensive horse program that includes beginning to advanced English, Western and Vaulting at Skylark Ranch. Western Riding only at Sugar Pine. Responsibilities include, teaching riding lessons (or vaulting lessons), assisting in the care and maintenance of horses and equipment. Teaching skills and experience with children ideal. Minimum age is 18 years. The program is June to Aug each summer season. Excellent salary plus room and board offered. Unit counselor positions within the riding program are also available. Other Director positions available(must have leadership and management experience in horse programs). Skylark Ranch is located on the central coast of California, about 1 hour south of San Francisco. Sugar Pine is located in the foothills of the Sierras near Arnold. Check out our website CampRocks.org for more information. Send your EMAIL.

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