Bryn Mawr Riding Camp is seeking a Staff Liaison (Assistant Director) for the summer of 2021!
Bryn Mawr Riding Camp's facilities include a beautiful 50 acre farm, 40 stalls, 5 outdoor riding arenas, an indoor arena, acres of trails, a cross country course, and several paddocks for turnout. Bryn Mawr Riding Camp is an all-girls sleepaway camp located in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Our horses come from The University of Findlay as well as Centenary University.
The Staff Liaison will have responsibilities in all aspects of the riding program. This includes helping to train and oversee 13 staff members, as well as assist them in developing and implementing lesson plans for both riding and on the ground topics. They will also help to create and execute special events and evening activities for the riding campers. The staff liaison will be expected to reinforce safety guidelines and procedures throughout the summer to ensure well-being of campers, staff, and horses. They will also be responsible for keeping careful records of each rider’s progress throughout their time at camp, and assist in creating daily and weekly schedules for staff and campers. They will teach riding lessons on a daily basis, and do night check 1-2 days per week.
Must be currently enrolled in college or a college graduate. Must have 5+ years of horse experience and strong knowledge of horse care. Must have exceptional organizational skills. Must be 21+, must be female. Must have valid drivers license. Must be available June 11th-August 13th.
Must be able to lift 50 lbs and perform physical labor required when working with horses.
Leadership staff will live in modern cabins with other female leadership
Leadership members will utilize and improve their skills in staff management and riding instruction as well as have an opportunity to ride and take lessons while employed. Salary as well as housing, meals, and travel stipend are provided.
Bryn Mawr Riding Camp is a specialty camp for equestrians, and is set on a 50 acre farm in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Bryn Mawr's riding facilities include 40 stalls, an indoor arena, 5 outdoor arenas, acres of pastures, several trails, and a cross country course.