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Update - we are still looking for candidates who are available from May 27th through August 14th, 2015! Lake Bryn Mawr Camp and Bryn Mawr Riding Camp are looking for qualified staff for the summer of 2015. Lake Bryn Mawr Camp is a traditional all-girls camp, offering programming in team sports, fine arts, adventure, gymnastics and horseback riding. It is home to approximately 350 campers (ages seven to 15) and 175 staff. These girls are full-season campers who attend a seven-week session. Bryn Mawr Riding Camp is a short session (one, two, and three week) camp specifically for equestrian campers. These girls receive two riding lessons per day, along with periods of on-the-ground horsemanship and barn management. Both camps are dedicated to teaching campers of all riding levels the fundamentals of hunt-seat riding. All staff members work for both programs during the summer. Our facilities include 36 stalls, an indoor riding arena, five outdoor arenas, and a cross country course. We looking for individuals to teach riding lessons, care for our 36 horses, and live in cabins with campers. This is a full-time, eleven week, paid position, with meals and housing provided. Candidates must be able to commit to the entire camp season, from May 27th through August 14th. Interested individuals should visit our websites at www.campbrynmawr.com and www.brynmawrridingcamp.com. A job with Bryn Mawr’s Riding Program allows individuals interested in a career with horses to receive cross-training in a variety of areas. Workers will be in charge of creating and implementing lesson plans for hunt seat riding lessons. Staff will also create and implement on-the-ground lessons in horsemanship and barn management. Beyond teaching, staff will help with day-to-day care of the horses, including feeding and basic first aid. Finally, workers will also help school horses on the flat, and over jumps. This job can also work as a summer internship, earning college credit.

The Job

Job No
113879
Status
Looking
Title
Riding Staff - Summer 2015
Type
Instructor; Summer Camp;
Work type
Temporary; Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
2000-2400 plus room and board
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Dates
from Wednesday, May 27, 2015 to Friday, August 14, 2015
Posted
12/1/2013
Updated
9/17/2014
Expires
5 months ago
Views
1,663

The Employer

Employer No
103355
Name
Lake Bryn Mawr Camp
Website
http://www.brynmawrridingcamp.com
Location
Short Hills, New Jersey, United States US flag
Facility type
Private; Riding School;

Requirements

Bryn Mawr is looking for individuals with experience in hunt seat riding. Of particular interest are individuals with backgrounds in hunters, jumpers, eventing, dressage, and/or hunt seat equitation. Candidates should have basic horse knowledge, and should be able to groom, tack and wrap unsupervised. Knowledge of basic horse first aid would be helpful, but is not required. Teaching and show experience are pluses, but not necessary.

Required Key Skills

Riding; Teaching;

Accommodation

Staff will live in cabins with campers ranging in age from 7-15.

Job Benefits

Salary plus room and board for entire summer season. Dates are May 27th through August 14th. Must be able to commit to the entire summer.

The Facility

Looking for qualified staff for the summer of 2014 to work in two different programs: 1) Lake Bryn Mawr Camp: Traditional all-girls camp, offering programming in team sports, fine arts, adventure, gymnastics and horseback riding. It is home to approximately 350 campers (ages seven to 15) and 175 staff. These girls are full-season campers who attend a seven-week session. 2) Bryn Mawr Riding Camp: Short session (one, two, and three week) camp specifically for equestrian campers. These girls receive two riding lessons per day, along with periods of on-the-ground horsemanship and barn management. Both camps are dedicated to teaching campers of all riding levels the fundamentals of hunt-seat riding. Our facilities include 36 stalls, an indoor riding arena, five outdoor arenas, acres of trails, and a cross Looking for individuals to teach riding lessons, care for our 36 horses, and live in cabins with campers.

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