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Wrangler/Riding Counselor for Summer 2021

Zirconia, North Carolina 28790
United States
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Date Posted: 11/12/2020 | Last Updated: 11/12/2020
Groom - Western, Rider - Western Pleasure, Summer Camp Counselor, Trail Guide, Wrangler
Positions Available:
Temporary, Contract
Annual Salary Range:
Not Specified
Minimum Education Level:
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job:
Any Breed
Languages Required:
Drivers license required?
Commercial drivers license required?
Own car required?
Pets allowed?
Non-smoker required?
Live on site?
Will pay to relocate?
Height/Weight Specifications
(For riding positions only)
Height:   ft   in
Weight:   lbs
About The Facility
Camp Greystone is a Christian summer camp for girls located in the mountains of North Carolina that offers a variety of activities, including Horseback Riding. We welcome around 1800 campers every summer for anywhere from 1 to 5 weeks. When girls sign up for riding, they have a full-day experience of Western trail riding and getting to know their horse at our Thunderhead Ranch. When at the Ranch, the girls will get to tack, groom, and ride their horse, as well as go tubing in the creek, cook over a fire, and learn skills like leather-working, lassoing, and more. We have 16 horses suitd to all levels of riders.
Job Description
As we are revamping our Riding Program for the summer of 2021, we’re looking for energetic, fun-loving counselors to make it better than ever. Our ideal staff member loves children and horses and has a strong work ethic. Riding counselors will care for our 16 horses, supervise trail rides, and engage with campers to make their day at the Ranch safe and enjoyable. Our staff will be an essential part of our broader community, and will participate in all aspects of camp life.
Job Requirements
Applicants must be a year out of high school and over age eighteen.
Applicants must be able to commit to the entire camp season, from May 20th through August 13th.
If you are interested, please visit our website and fill out an application. When filling out the application, please indicate counselor with riding as your specialty.
Meals and housing are provided.
Description of Housing Provided
On site housing will be provided and you will live with program staff in a cabin.