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Assistant Trainer/ Riding Instructor

Fresno, Texas 77545
United States

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Date Posted: 09/18/2017 | Last Updated: 09/18/2017

Categories: Instructor, Summer Camp, Theraputic Riding Programs, Trainer - Dressage, Trainer - Hunter/Jumper
Positions Available: Full Time
Annual Salary Range: Not Specified
Minimum Education Level: Two Year Degree
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job: Any Breed
Languages Required: English
Drivers license required? Yes
Commercial drivers license required? No
Own car required? Yes
Pets allowed? No
Non-smokers required? Yes
Live on site? No
Will pay to relocate? No
Height/Weight Specifications
(For riding positions only)
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About The Facility
Southern Breeze is a spacious full service boarding facility with an established lesson program. We specialize in all levels of Hunter/Jumper training, instruction and showing,
lower level Dressage training, instruction and showing
and Therapeutic Riding for riders with special needs.

Amenities include:
2 jumping arenas with lights,
full size dressage arena
covered arena with lights and mirrors
Gated entrance
3 barns with plenty of ventilation housing 56 horses.
Each boarded horse has its own tack stall.
Office building with a nice air-conditioned lounge, full kitchen, internet and satellite TV.
Group and individual turnout
3 stall wash rack,
covered grooming and more...
Job Description
This is a great opportunity for an energetic team player with a cheerful attitude to share your knowledge of riding with others. Each instructor is given the same program to teach to students with a variety of ages and levels. Our focus is on teaching the horse and rider to communicate while keeping a positive attitude.

Duties include but are not limited to:
Training green horses,
Teaching riders of various levels and ages to ride in private and group classes,
Grooming and first aid
Light office work daily,
Light cleaning daily
Job Requirements
Solid working knowledge of H/J equitation and low level dressage.
Knowledge or willingness to learn to teach riders with special needs.
Some horse show experience and the ability to ride green horses and jump courses correctly.
Show grooming experience.
Good customer service skills and a cheerful attitude.
Must be willing to adapt and conform to our program based on USHJA and USEF standards.
Must be willing to work Saturdays and a few evenings weekly.
Must have high standard of ethics, reliability and flexibility.

Salary based on experience and ability.
2 weeks annual vacation
Discounted stall for personal use
Tack room for personal use
Bonuses based on performance
Description of Housing Provided