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Asst Trainer/Instructor

Ancramdale, New York 12503
United States

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Date Posted: 04/21/2015 | Last Updated: 01/02/2019

Categories: Instructor, Rider - dressage, Rider - jumper, Trainer - Dressage, Trainer - Eventing
Positions Available: Full Time
Annual Salary Range: Not Specified
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? No
Height/Weight Specifications
(For riding positions only)
Height:  5 ft   6 in
Weight:  150 lbs
About The Facility
Professional, high-quality, full-service Dressage & Jumping, Training, Boarding & Riding Academy on 200 acres. In business over 30 years; long-term outlook for staff and business. 30 horses and ponies. Best horse care in the area. Indoor and outdoor arenas, excellent footing, heated wash stalls & viewing lounge. Round pen. Acres of turnout. Miles of trails.
Job Description
Excellent long-term opportunity for dedicated, energetic, organized Dressage/Jumping professional to join our team of 6. We are looking for a unique contributor to our strong, integrated training, teaching and horse care system. Good, sensitive Dressage basics required. Ability to school ponies/horses through First Level Dressage required and Novice Level Eventing (2'6") a plus.

Aptitude and interest in teaching both youth and adults, from beginner on up, a must. Manage riding academy programs, e.g. adult events, youth saddle club, camps for all ages, shows. Our teaching style is upbeat, enthusiastic and fun, while firmly based on technical aspects, safety, and long term progress. Assist Head Trainer with Boarder horses and teaching. More riding fall through spring, more teaching in summer with weekend orientation.

Assist barn operations and horse care. Good communications, client relations, and teamwork a must. Small size a plus. Computer skills required.We will provide training.
Job Requirements
American citizen.
Description of Housing Provided
Nice, well-maintained apartment on the farm.