Barn Director

Love working with horses? Love sharing that passion with the next generation? YMCA Camp Weaver might have a great seasonal job for you!

Sponsoring YMCA

Camp W Herman Weaver YMCA

Location

Greensboro, NC 27406-9072

Camp Information

Camp Weaver
4924 Tapawingo Trl
Greensboro, NC 27406

Camp Description

YMCA Camp Weaver is a resident camp facility located in beautiful Southeast Greensboro, NC. It is a premier program designed to provide the highest quality camp experiences that result in increased self-confidence to take on the challenges of life and school. We run Day and Overnight camps during the summer and host a variety of conferences, retreats and outdoor education opportunities in Fall-Spring. Join us for an "Experience that lasts a Lifetime"!

Job Description

Serving 2nd through 11th grader resident campers, our riding program focuses on providing a safe and educational environment for riders of all skill levels. Hours vary weekly, ranging from 7am until 10 pm. The season will run from late May until late August, with the potential to stay on for our outdoor education season!

Salary is $300-350/ week, plus housing. Meals are provided during the camp session.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree or some college experience strongly preferred.
  • Experience training horses and instructing riders.

Essential Functions

  • Understand horse temperament for ride pairing purposes
  • Ensure proper horse maintenance and care
  • Ability to recognize equine ailments and appropriately treat them
  • Knowledge of basic equine medications and how to administer them
  • Understand equine behavior management and nutrition
  • Ability to supervise barn staff and maintain the facility

Room and board provided

Yes

How to Apply

Apply by Email

luke.gerke@ymcagreensboro.org

Resumes Accepted Until

Dec. 31, 2019

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