Horse Leader

Taupō

As a horse leader you will be required to lead our horses and enable our riders to learn skills and have fun. You may also support and encourage riders and assist them with the activities they need to do. This is a hands on role so we need people who are confident leading a horse. We require the leader to be able to listen to directions from our horse manager and coach, to ensure the safety of themselves, the horses and others around them. This is a very important role and we need more people to help so that we are able to involve more children and young adults.

By participating in this volunteering opportunity, you are helping achieve the following United Nations Sustainable Development Goal(s):
Goal 3 – Good Health & Well-Being
Goal 4 – Quality Education
Goal 10 – Reduced Inequalities

Requirements:

Some knowledge of horses or a willingness to learn is essential. You need a reasonable standard of physical fitness as you will spend most of your time on your feet. A good standard of conversational English is required along with lots of common sense. We are looking for reliable people who communicate well with others and enjoy working in a fun and friendly environment.
You need to be 14 years or older to do this role.

A Police background check is required for this role.

Time commitment:

We would love people to come weekly to be able to be able to give riders consistency, however any time you are able to give is greatly appreciated. Session times are 8.30am - 12.30pm Tuesday, Wednesday and/or Thursday

Getting started:
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.

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