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About the Position
Position # 1380
OrganizationVictoria Therapeutic Riding Association
Position Side Walker - Victoria Therapeutic Riding Association (VTRA)
Description The primary responsibility of the side-walker is to ensure the safety of the rider at all times.
The side walker can help the instructor in many ways (eg. keeping the rider’s attention on the lesson and help to communicate or explain directions).
The side walker is an extension of the instructor.
Training Details Training Requirements: all side walkers must have attended at least one training session before being allowed to assist riders.
Training Recommendations: we strongly advise all our side walkers to attend side walker training refresher and emergency procedures training at least once a year. Our practices and policies will change over time, and attending these sessions is the only sure way to ensure proper communication of these changes.
Minimum Duration 3 months or less
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Age 16+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs
Area(s) of Interest Animals/Pets, Caring Support, Children/Youth
Skill(s) Coaching, Interpersonal Communication, Communicate in Plain Language, Empathy, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.vtra.ca
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Contact Katleen
Phone 7784260506
Address , V8Z0E5
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