Therapeutic Riding Instructor - The Bridge Center

 

Job Description

Riding Instructor Requirements:

  • Conduct riding lessons with The Bridge Center clientele. 
  • Teach horsemanship skills where applicable
  • Teach riding skills per approved PATH standards and practices. 
  • Communicate with rider’s parents to ensure customer satisfaction is at the highest level. 
  • Effectively manage volunteers before, during, and after lessons according to PATH standards and The Bridge Center policies and procedures.
  • Assess appropriate goals for each student and ensure communication with parent/caregiver/guarding regarding progress
  • Oversee all Horse Camps throughout the year; campers, camp schedules, and activities 
  • Other related duties assigned by Head Riding Instructor

Apply by: June 3 2017

Details

Camp/Organization: The Bridge Center (ACA Accredited)

Location: Bridgewater, MA

Type of Position: Specialized Activity Leader

Time Frame: Seasonal

Salary: $15.00/hour

Requirements

Special Requirements

  • Possession of a motor vehicle operator's license 
  • Successfully complete pre-employment background checks (CORI/SORI, NSOPW)
  • Certification in CPR and First Aid 
  • Possession of PATH certification, and MA instructor’s license.

Experience

Education and Experience

  • College coursework in equine science preferred or similar areas of study
  • 8-10+ years of riding and horse experience 
  • 2+ years of instructing experience 
  • Experience with the special needs population in a recreation setting

Application

Apply Here

Contact

Jackie Ross

470 Pine Street
Bridgewater, Massachusetts 02324

508-697-7557

http://www.thebridgectr.org