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Bryn Mawr Riding Camp Group Leader 2020

Honesdale, Pennsylvania 18431
United States

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Date Posted: 01/02/2019 | Last Updated: 01/23/2020

Categories: Customer Service, Instructor, Rider - english, Summer Camp, Working Student
Positions Available: Full Time, Temporary
Annual Salary Range: $0 - $4,999
Minimum Education Level: None
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job: Any Breed
Languages Required: English
Drivers license required? Yes
Commercial drivers license required? No
Own car required? No
Pets allowed? No
Non-smokers required? Yes
Live on site? Yes
Will pay to relocate? Yes
Height/Weight Specifications
(For riding positions only)
Height:   ft    in
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About The Facility
Bryn Mawr Riding Camp's facilities include a beautiful 50 acre farm that houses 30 horses, as well as a 12 stall barn on our main campus. Our accommodations include 40 stalls total, 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.
Job Description
The Group Leader’s most important responsibility is to maintain the physical, emotional, and social well-being of our riding campers. This includes reviewing information prior to each camper’s arrival and being familiar with camper issues, needs, allergies, and other important information. Group leaders will help to greet campers and parents on arrival and departure days. They will also be responsible for establishing campers’ goals for their time at camp. Group leaders help to plan and execute evening activities and special events throughout the summer. On a daily basis, they also teach riding lessons 2 to 3 periods per day.
Job Requirements
Must be currently enrolled in college or a college graduate. Must have 5+ years of horse experience. Must have exceptional organizational and people skills. Preferably 21+, must be female. Must have valid drivers license. Must be available June 3rd-August 14th.
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.
Description of Housing Provided
Leadership members will live in cabins with other members of camp leadership.