There is an immediate vacancy for a part time coach to join our existing team in a busy BHS and AIRE approved yard. The position is 19.5 hours per week to cover maternity leave (Feb – Oct).
Applicants should hold a BHSAI qualification and have up to date Garda Vetting, Safeguarding & First Aid. Part of this role involves working with clients with additional needs the ideal candidate will also hold therapeutic coaching qualifications and relevant experience with clients who have additional needs such as dyspraxia, autism etc.
We are interested in candidates who :
Are enthusiastic and enjoy working with young people. We want to provide safe, fun & progressive lessons for our riders.
Professional, punctual individuals.
Capable and happy to teach children and adults of various levels.
A knowledge of the AIRE Amateur Syllabus would be an advantage.
Cherry Orchard Equine Centre operates a range of services and programmes for young people aged between 6 and 21 years. The services include Cherry Orchard Community Training Centre which delivers QQI level 3 and 4 training for 16-21 year olds; Cherry Orchard Integrated Youth Service which supports young people (and their families) between the ages of 10-21 years; a community horse riding centre catering for children from 6 years and upwards and a BHS Working Student Programme. The centre has 24 horses and operates 6 days per week from 8am to 8.30pm. The centre boasts a 70 x 50m indoor arena, 70 x 50m outdoor arena, gallops, cross country schooling area, sensory trail, yard classroom and canteen.
Cherry Orchard Equine Centre is an equal opportunities employer.
A panel will be created from which we will fill future instructor vacancies.