Job Details

Summer Camp Head Wrangler and Riding Instructors

Geneva Glen Camp – Indian Hills, CO , United States

Job Description:

Geneva Glen Camp is seeking an experienced instructor to run our summer camp horseback riding program. Campers aged 6-16, mostly beginner to intermediate skill level, participate in western trail rides and arena instruction. Geneva Glen is located in Denver’s foothills on 500 acres of wooded mountain terrain and has convenient access to the city. An American Camp Association accredited camp, Geneva Glen is residential, co-ed and theme based. Learn more about Geneva Glen by going to

Dates: May 28 – August 21, 2021

Responsibilities include:

  • Proper feeding and care of horses
  • Train staff in procedure and rules during staff orientation
  • Evaluation and classification of horses
  • Follow and enforce safety regulations
  • Follow all regulatory guidelines
  • Teach basic horse skills to campers
  • Help maintain records of horse care, shots, shoes, feed, etc…
  • Check equipment, horses daily for safety and in good condition
  • Check barn area daily for safety
  • Evaluate current season and make recommendations for following season
  • Submit job description at end of season

Strong Candidates will have experience working with children and horses, a desire to work with children outdoors, the ability to relate to one's peer group, the ability to teach basic horsemanship, the ability to set up and maintain the barn area, the ability to accept guidance and supervision, enthusiasm, patience, sense of humor and self-control, and be a college student or at least 19 years of age.

Salary & Compensation: $300/week including room & board. Hourly candidates can be considered.  

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Contact Information

Reid McKnight
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