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The Riding Specialist assist in implementing a riding program, including english, western and vaulting that is safe, fun and appropriate to the campers’ ages and abilities. This person should have extensive horseback riding experience and teaching skills. Assist in the care and maintenance of the horses and related 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=155941

The Job

Job No
109024
Status
Looking
Title
Riding Instructors & Vaulting Instructor
Type
Instructor; Manager-General; Summer Camp;
Work type
Temporary;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
$52+/day + room/board
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Dates
from Friday, June 06, 2014 to Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Posted
6/26/2013
Updated
4/1/2014
Expires
in 7 days
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719

The Employer

Employer No
100413
Name
Skylark Ranch & Sugar Pine
Website
http://www.camprocks.org
Location
Northern California, California, United States US flag
Facility type
Riding School; Other; Training;

Requirements

Please send your email address and phone number in your contact information.

Required Key Skills

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

Required Expertise

Dressage; Hunting; Riding School; Working with children; Flatwork;

Accommodation

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

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 landscape of the Sierra foothills!

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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Jobseeker Feedback

  • I spent summer 2013 as the Assistant Riding Director at Sugar Pine and I have to say it was an amazing experience. The staff was a pleasure to work with and the horses were incredible. The communication between the riding staff and our administrative staff enabled us to run a safe and fun camp for the girls. I wish I had known about this camp in my college years, now I will not be able to come back so easily. I will definitely be coming back if time allows. Thank you for the wonderful experience.

    Leslie Bardales 8/13/2013