Employment


Thank you for expressing interest in employment opportunities at Scenic City Equestrian Center. We regularly seek instructors, farm-hands, temporary staff, part-time staff, interns and volunteers to support our facility. Check back for future opportunities or call 706-944-3372 for more information.

Instructor - 981 Wooten Road, Ringgold, GA, USA - I2-18

We are looking for additional instructors to join our English-riding team.
Instructor's duties and expectations will include:
 
  • Working with horses and their riders, designing exercises for the pairs to work during lesson sessions. 
  • Providing advice on proper technique for the discipline 
  • Troubleshooting communication issues between horse and rider 
  • Getting on horses to demonstrate correct technique if/when needed
  • Teaching horsemanship skills such as grooming, saddling, and tack cleaning. 
  • offering group or private lessons
  • Scheduling lessons, collecting lesson fees, and keeping track of payments for own students. 
  • Traveling to provide coaching for their students at competitions and shows.
  • Being familiar with the rules for competition in their discipline and make sure their students comply with those rules. 
  • Driving a horse trailer to transport horses to the events.


Age 18 years or older.
Currently we utilize a 70/30 instructor/facility lesson income split and a financial stipend is available for administrative and maintenance work. Boarding for instructor's horse is included as well as access to the facility’s truck, trailer and equipment.
We provide riding camps in the summer and positions teaching at camp are available to instructors.
Responsibilities during camps include:
  • Help make sure horses are fed and ready for campers by 9. 
  • Teach a horse riding in the morning, horse care, lunch, and then either riding or horse related activity in the afternoon. 
  • Have horse-related crafts and activities available, especially in case of rain. 
  • Keep environment safe for campers and horses

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