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Position # 1383
OrganizationVictoria Therapeutic Riding Association
Position Horse Handler - Victoria Therapeutic Riding Association (VTRA)
Description Care and control of the horse during Therapeutic Riding Program. Including grooming, tacking, leading, communication with rider and/or other volunteers & instructors etc. Must have experience working with horses. Evaluation will be done and training provided.
Training Details Training Requirements: Horse Handlers must have a reasonably high level of horsemanship skills prior to volunteering at VTRA. All horse handlers must have attended at least one training session before being allowed to lead a horse in a lesson.
Training Recommendations: we strongly advise all our horse handlers to attend horse handlers training refreshers 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 Car required
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs
Area(s) of Interest Animals/Pets, Children/Youth, Counselling/Conflict
Skill(s) Collaboration, Interpersonal Communication, Communicate in Plain Language, Empathy, Respect
How to Apply
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Website http://www.vtra.ca
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Contact Katleen
Phone 7784260506
Address , V8Z0E5
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