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Dream Riders of Kentucky, located in Owensboro, Kentucky, is in search of a part time CHA Certified Instructor with experience teaching individuals with disabilities. Must have an interest in and respect for individuals of all ages, abilities, and levels of experience, and exhibit the positive professionalism and communication skills needed to do so. Salary and travel reimbursement is negotiable. Interested candidates are asked to email a resume and cover letter to DreamRidersOfKy@gmail.com or to call (270) 883-1418.


Director and Assistant Director Wanted for riding academy at prestigious girl’s camp in Adirondack Mountains of New York.  Beautiful new facilities.  Top pay, room and board provided.  Referral fees offered.  800-786-8373.  www.raquettelake.com apply online and email resume/qualifications to pete@raquettelake.com.

The Harness Horse Youth Foundation is seeking an assistant/instructor to travel during the months of late May, June, July and part of August in OH, IN, NJ, etc. Person must be great with kids, capable of driving a truck/6-horse trailer, and self motivated! Harness racing background helpful, but not required.  Here is the link for further information: https://www.hhyf.org/uploads/1/1/9/8/119800020/2019_hhyf_summer_employment_application_final.pdf


Keyauwee Program Center and Circle C Equestrian Program are looking for summer camp Riding Instructors.  We are in Sophia, NC and are owned and operated by Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont.   Riding Instructors need to be 18+ years old and are responsible for helping with the supervision and care of campers and horses along with teaching ground and mounted riding lessons.  Please visit www.camplikeagirl.org for more information and to apply.


Equestrian Program Manager at Falling Creek Camp in Tuxedo, North Carolina. Our popular horseback riding program follows a progression of horsemanship skills and offers English riding and trail riding on over 15 miles of trails on our 900+ acres.  We value effective, non-abusive communication with the horses and the safety of the participants over all else.  We have a strong history of teaching solid horsemanship skills in a fun, safe atmosphere to boys 6 -16.  Qualifications: Teaching experience with English horsemanship and barn management.  Possess skills and confidence in leading an organized, safe, enjoyable riding program.  Prefer CHA (minimum Level 2) Instructor.  Benefits : $650 - $950 per week depending on experience and qualifications.  Includes room and board.  Free laundry services, high speed internet access, time off per week, professional discounts, and a location to die for.  Dates: May 17th - August 10th with earlier start available. For application info applicants can visit https://www.fallingcreek.com/staff


Falling Creek Camp in Tuxedo, North Carolina is lookng for Riding Instructors. Our popular horseback riding program follows a progression of horsemanship skills and offers English riding and trail riding on over 15 miles of trails on our 900+ acres.  We value effective, non-abusive communication with the horses and the safety of the participants over all else. We have a strong history of teaching solid horsemanship skills in a fun, safe atmosphere to boys 6 -16.  Qualifications: Must have completed at least first year of college, or equivalent life experience (Missions, Work Experience, Etc.). Must have experience in riding, and working with children. Benefits : $320-400 per week depending on experience and qualifications.  Includes room and board.  Free laundry services, high speed internet access, time off per week, professional discounts, and a location to die for. Dates: May 20th - August 10th. For application info applicants can visit https://www.fallingcreek.com/staff 

ManeGait Therapeutic Horsemanship, A PATH Intl. Premier Accredited Center, located in McKinney, TX, is seeking an experienced instructor to teach our growing rider population.  This FT position offers benefits including paid time off and full medical insurance coverage.  Qualified candidates should email their resume to Sarah Dobbins, Administrative Program Director, at sdobbins@manegait.org and visit www.manegait.org for more information.

YMCA Camp Widjiwagan in TN is looking for hardworking, enthusiastic employees who are passionate about working with animals and children to join their Summer 2019 Equestrian Staff. Link to apply is: www.campwidji.org/careers


Marilyn Bassett-Coffey has recently moved to Mineral Wells, TX! She is a CHA Master Instructor and Clinician offering Instruction, Training, and Coaching. Openings available!

Warm Beach Camp in Washington state is now accepting applications for their Summer WRANGLER positions.  If you love horses, kids and God this may be the job for you!  The role includes teaching riding classes (using CHA standards), taking out trail rides, training young horses, retraining older horses, stable maintenance, general horse care and feeding, and mentoring youth. Previous instructing experience preferred.  Visit our website for more information and to apply  https://www.warmbeach.com/employment/summer-employment/760-summer-staff or contact Lisa Tremain 360-312-3704 / LTremain@warmbeach.com


Camp Hebron, Christian Retreat and Conference Center, in Halifax, PA, is currently looking to fill several Equestrian positions.  First, Right Now!!! We are looking for a Resident year round Intern in Stable management also involved in teaching lessons and trail guiding.   We are also looking for 3-4 individuals who would be able to be 2019 Summer Wranglers (18+years old)who would teach mainly beginners, ground, theory and mounted lessons under the oversight of a CHA Master Instructor and CI.  We are a CHA accredited site and provide, at no expense, a CHA Certification, to accepted Wrangler applicants.  Our summer runs for 8 weeks preceded by a CHA certification as well as a Staff orientation weekend, there is Room/Board and a weekly stipend provided as well as a summer staff support option.  We are also looking for JR. Wrangler positions (17+years old) who would be looking for more experience working toward a wrangler type position. If interested, email me at dean@camphebron.org


 Job Opportunity at Accredited Center in North Texas, Roanoke, TX – Victory Therapy Center is seeking candidates for part-time certified instructor positions.  Must be CHA IRD Certified Instructor and/or PATH Intl Certified Instructor.  Current openings are for Thursday afternoon/evening classes, Saturday morning classes, and possible Friday morning classes.  For more information, including hours, compensation, etc., contact us 682-831-1323; and/or go to http://victorytherapy.org/careers/ to find a detailed copy of the job description and information on how to apply.  

Full Time Program Specialist - Ranch in Southeastern Wisconsin. Camp Timber-lee is looking for a Full Time Program Specialist to work at our Saddle Horn Ranch. This person serves as an instructor, program facilitator and host within Timber-lee's various year round programs that include summer camp, retreats, outdoor education and others. This person will provide guests with a quality and safe trail ride experience, instruct or lead campers and students in various ranch activities or classes connected to all our major programs including horse specialty camps in the summer, create and develop camper instructional experiences including curriculum, class resources, etc., work with and train horses to achieve each horse's competency or suitability for program uses, with animal care and management of both horses and other ranch animals, and assist with ranch maintenance, hay storage, trail management, fencing projects, etc.  Chosen candidate is required to live on-grounds in shared dorm or apartment units.  Interested applicants are asked to send a cover letter and resume to hr@timber-lee.com plus filling out an application from our website at www.Timber-lee.com 


Equestrian Program Specialist/ Barn Manager in Central Illinois  Girl Scouts of Central Illinois is seeing an Equestrian Program Specialist (EPS) to manage the health and welfare of the council herd and state-of-the-art CHA accredited equestrian facility on 640 acre rolling wooded Camp Tapawingo in Metamora, IL. Pay is $34,500.The EPS will plan, develop and execute year round equestrian education programs for girls and adult members in central Illinois with the assistance of a part-time Equestrian Assistant and several very dedicated volunteers.  This position works closely with the resident Site Manager responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the camp(s) to support the safety, health and well-being of campers, volunteers and staff of the Girl Scouts of Central Illinois Council. Successful candidates will: Work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends, Have or be willing to obtain CHA certification in Western and English riding disciplines within 6 months of hire, Demonstrate experience in horseback riding, teaching and equine management, Pass a criminal background check, Be at least 21 years of age, Apply to www.getyourgirlpower.org. EOE


Saddlefit 4 Life is looking for a Global Education Coordinator who is interested in working with established equine professionals to spread the awareness of necessary proper saddle fitting procedures. We need an accomplished equestrian and/or someone who has extensive experience in the equestrian industry with a passion for horse welfare and have a developed network of potential associates. This position will entail developing leads and organizing courses all over the world in conjunction with local education directors. This person will manage the course curricula and update course materials as necessary and will work with the company marketing arm to develop a comprehensive global marketing strategy and assist in establishing the brand more securely in digital and social media. This position requires occasional travel and attendance at various trade shows globally and will be managing a team of international education directors.  A second language and experience with webinars would be considered a huge asset. Must  have working knowledge and proficiency in Microsoft Office, Outlook, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator (an asset but not absolutely required).  Base salary will be commensurate with education and experience, with an additional commission based override.  Interested persons please submit your resume to embay2k@gmail.com<mailto:embay2k@gmail.com.  Only appropriate candidates will be contacted, but we thank you in advance for your consideration and efforts.


Horseback Riding Instructor- Chippewa Ranch Camp is an all-girls residential summer camp located in Eagle River, WI. We are located on a big lake  and offer a wide variety of activities including horseback riding, water skiing, a 50 foot climbing wall with a zipline, a high ropes course, archery, landsports and the arts.  We are a camp that is focused on building friendships, independence and kindness. Through our wide offering of activities and incredible staff, we are able to help our campers grow into strong, confident and compassionate young women. We are seeking an experienced riding instructor to help run our riding program with campers varying in levels from beginner to advanced. We provide room and board plus a competitive salary. For more information, check out our website at www.chippewaranchcamp.com or email sari@chippewarnchcamp.com.

Palomar Christian Conference Center in Palomar Mountain, CA, a faith-based organization in the beautiful mountains of Southern CA, has openings for a seasonal wrangler and girls summer camp staff. Full-Time Wrangler - Enthusiastic, caring, and hardworking Christian. The staff member will assist the Horsemanship Director to manage a herd of 11-13 horses, lead trail rides, prepare for and oversee girls horse camp classes and activities.  We will provide training on both horse and human aspects of riding instruction, herd management, and camping ministry.  This is a great way to start or advance a career in the equine industry.  Qualifications include: minimum age of 18, a strong relationship with God, level 2 or above riding skills (Western or English).  Position includes: Hourly rate, benefits, and housing.


Cabin Counselor/Riding Instructors will live with groups of 8-12 girls and up to two co-counselors and are responsible for the supervision, safety, and care of their assigned group at all times. Cabin counselor/riding instructors will also teach in their activity areas, participate on staff committees, and assist with all-camp activities. Applicants for this position must have experience with and a passion for working with children and a minimum of one year of documented experience in the activity of their choice. Interested applicants can apply online at https://nicolet.campintouch.com/ui/forms/application/staff/App.  lauren@campnicolet.com


Located only a few minutes outside Bloomington, IN, Crimson Stables, LLC. helps introduce children and families to the world of horses. Boasting one of the largest indoor riding arenas in Indiana as well as nearby trails, we are currently in search of Full and Part-Time Horseback Riding Instructors and an Assistant Manager/Riding Instructor. Please apply through our Indeed post: Assistant Manager/Riding Instructor and Horseback Riding Instructors


Barn Manager/Program Director for a large barn in western Oregon wanted.  Rare opportunity to manage and build an Equine program.  We are looking for a Equine Professional with a passion for changing lives through horses and horsemanship.  Must be positive, hardworking, forward thinking, with an assertive personality.  Must be a responsible individual with a heart and mind devoted to changing lives for the better. Benefits and salary are dependent on experience, education and certifications. Contact: Scott DePaolo  Buttecreekscott@gmail.com    


Gerrie Barnes - New Concepts Consulting - www.newconceptsconsultant.com - Books and equestrian services available. Riding the Horse’s Mind:  The Psychology and Leadership of the Horse explains the missing piece for recreational riders in gaining and maintaining the trust and respect of their horses.  Assists riding instructors in understanding their students’ problem and frustrations.  Available on amazon.com.


Camp War Eagle, a summer sports and adventure camp for children in northwest Arkansas, is currently interviewing qualified candidates for a Horse Program Director (Head Wrangler). Qualifications include:  minimum age of 21, solid horse experience, CHA Certified Instructor – Level 2 or above, strong work ethic, proven leadership abilities and positive role model.  Duties include: development of lesson plans for summer arena riding and trail riding, responsible for safe management of horses, campers and staff, responsible for proper herd health and behavior management, maintain clean and safe barn area and equipment, properly train and supervise summer wrangler staff, supervise all horsemanship instruction and activity. This position is full time from May through August, with potential for part or full time position in the off-season, depending on other skills.  Email penny@campwareagle.org for additional information. 


YMCA Camp Classen is a 2100+ acre camp located in the Arbuckles just outside of Davis Oklahoma. Camp Classen is now interviewing qualified people for our Spring and Fall Equine Internships as well as summer and weekend wranglers. Staff will assist the Equestrian Director in the daily care of 30+ horses, ranch work.  Primarily interns will be leading our weekend groups and outdoor school groups on trail rides but will help out in other areas of camp as needed. Interns will be paid a stipend of $50 per day and will work at least 5 days per week on average.  Depending on group contracts, an additional 1 or 2 days of work may be available. Candidates should be able to groom, saddle, bridle, and ride horses efficiently. In addition to the established stipend the following are provided: housing with all utilities paid, Wi-Fi after office hours in Griffith Lodge and meals anytime groups are on grounds (about 80% of all meals are available in the dining hall).  There are laundry facilities in or near staff housing on camp.  Staff will also be provided with a microwave and have access to a refrigerator, stove and oven.  Candidates should contact Russell at rgholson@ymcaokc.org


Suburban Adult Services, Inc., is located in Western New York and is looking to hire for a Full Time Equine Program Manager for the High Hurdles Program located in Sardinia, New York The High Hurdles Therapeutic Riding Program provides a therapeutic riding experience for individuals with developmental disabilities. High Hurdles offers cognitively, emotionally and physically challenged individuals a unique opportunity for growth and development. Instructors, students, horses and volunteers all work together to achieve challenging yet attainable horsemanship goals. Learning to care for and about horses while mastering riding skills is what High Hurdles is all about.  The Equine Program Manager will provide oversight to all aspects of the High Hurdles Therapeutic Riding program. Schedules all riding sessions, provides therapeutic riding instruction to individuals with disabilities, trains and cares for the horses, and recruits and trains volunteers. Ensures adequate and sufficient equipment and supplies for program, horses, barn and arena operation.  CHA certified instructor with one (1) year experience working with individuals with disabilities. If not currently certified be willing to become certified OR a minimum of two (2) years of experience working with individuals with disabilities as a therapeutic riding instructor AND Solid background in horsemanship, knowledge of various disabilities and skills in therapeutic riding techniques. EOE/AA Disability/Vets. http://www.sasinc.org/Careers/Open-Positions/Behavior-Technician/Equine-Program-Manager


Royal Ridges Retreat is currently hiring horsemanship staff for summer! We are a faith-based camp in Battle Ground, WA, just north of Portland, OR. We are looking for Riding Instructors as well as Cabin Counselors and Group Leaders. Positions available in both Day Horse Camp and Resident Horse Camp. We are in particular need of a Day Horse Camp Supervisor and a Corral Supervisor. More information, plus our Summer Staff Application, is available at http://www.royalridges.org/employment_forms.html


Cloverleaf Ranch in Santa Rosa, CA is looking for experienced western riding instructors for a year round Equestrian program. Cloverleaf Ranch is a summer camp and year-round boarding facility with over 160 acres of trails, a covered arena, two outdoor arenas, and a round pen.  Cloverleaf boards thirty horses and privately owns a lesson herd available for lessons and trail-rides.  Responsibilities include: teaching riding lessons, leading trail rides, light exercise and riding of Cloverleaf-owned horses, maintaining clean and safe tack and other equipment, grooming, supervising horse health and safety, and maintaining barn cleanliness and safety as appropriate.  The position requires flexibility and a positive attitude.  Important character qualities include flexibility, strong communication skills and ability to work as a part of a team, willingness to teach horsemanship according to the Cloverleaf Ranch philosophy, and a positive attitude.  CHA certified instructors are preferred, though not mandatory.  More information and application directions can be found at www.cloverleafranch.com/staff


Equestrian Director: YMCA Camp Manitou-Lin, Middleville MI Seeking energetic, outgoing individual as Equestrian Director.  Responsible for and in conjunction with the Camp Director: planning, development, administration, growth and evaluation of Equestrian program.  Sound judgment, stability, maturity, and experience in the Equestrian programs are preferred. Duties include, horse care, hiring, training and supervision of staff, program development, supervision of horseback riding lessons and trail rides. Assist with all aspects of summer camp and retreats, including hosting groups.  Bachelor’s Degree preferred but not required.  YMCA Camping experience preferred.  Camp is a branch of the YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids.  Position offers excellent benefits, includes 8% retirement.  Housing provided. With resume, include cover letter and 3 references. www.ymcacampmanitoulin.org. CONTACT: Bill Hinton, bhinton@grymca.org 269-205-9007.


Rockbrook Camp for Girls (Brevard, North Carolina) seeks riding instructors to join its summer horseback riding staff. The Rockbrook riding program combines qualified staff, experienced horses, and excellent facilities to create an atmosphere where girls can advance their horseback riding skills, expand their horsemanship knowledge, and enjoy riding with friends. Riding staff members teach beginner and intermediate hunter-jumper mounted lessons, and assist with all aspects of horse care.  This is a full-time seasonal position. Compensation is commensurate with experience, but includes room and board, worker's compensation insurance, and paid time off. Applicants must hold current First Aid and CPR certifications.  To learn more about Rockbrook and to apply, visit www.rockbrookcamp.com/staff/


The Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA’s Camp Speers in the Poconos (PA) is seeking qualified instructors for spring, summer and fall equestrian programs. We are looking for a senior riding instructor with the potential for progressing to management position. He/she will care for the horses and facilities, teach classes, guide trail rides and work as a member of the overall YMCA staff team. A certification from a nationally recognized organization or riding school obtained within the past 3 years, OR, documented endorsements of successful recent experience in formal horseback riding instruction is preferred. Must have or acquire and maintain certification in CPR Pro/AED/O2 and first aid. Must be at least 21 years of age. Must pass drug test and child abuse registry and criminal record checks. Clean driving record and ability to drive camp vehicles. Camp Speers is an alcohol, drug and tobacco free facility. Housing and some meals are provided. Early April –late November.  Call 570-828-2329 for an application or send resume, a short clip of you riding, and three references to cpainter@philaymca.org

Hearts & Horses Farm in Maine is looking for a certified experienced Instructor. We teach English -Western-Dressage -Jumping lessons beginner to advanced. Must be a self motivated, team player. Send resume to hnhtrc@myottmail.com and visit heartsnhorses.org


Seasonal Full Time Barn Manager, White Pines Ranch, Oregon IL  Job description includes ability to work with children in an outdoor setting and awareness that children may be away from home for the first time and having their first horseback riding experience at the same time.  Overall care of animals and day to day supervision of facility and equipment.  Grooming, saddling horses, leading trail rides and preparing for group activities in and around the barn.  Please contact the ranch at 815-732-7923 or info@whitepinesranch.com