Job Posting

Horseback Instructor

Job Title:           Horseback Riding Instructor

Reports to:       Land Staff Director and Program Director

Supervises:       Horseback Riding LIT’s and Participants

Start date:         June 27, 2022

End Date:        August 13, 2022

About Us:

Cedar Ridge Camp provides a classic camp experience for children from Ontario and around the world. We offer a safe, friendly atmosphere for children ages 6-16 to develop physical and emotional skills while learning to live together comfortably in an outdoor environment. While developing an appreciation for the natural setting, Cedar Ridge campers and staff develop self-confidence and independence, creating friendships that last a lifetime. Swimming is integral to our Canadian identity and an important part of the program at Cedar Ridge.

The opportunity:

Located on Wannamaker lake you will have access to all facilities and equipment while enjoying the daily camp routine filled with incredible programming and unique experiences.  If you want a valuable, enriching summer job experience and a chance to develop leadership skills in a safe and supportive setting, then please check our website for more information (

Job Goal / Summary: 

As a  Cedar Ridge Staff member, your primary concern is the physical and mental health well-being of campers. Cedar Ridge Camp is currently taking applications for the position of Horseback Instructor for our 2022 Summer Camp. The Horseback Instructor is responsible for safely teaching beginner to advanced Horseback Riding skills to campers.  The Horseback Instructor will be responsible for working with staff and LIT’s to ensure the safety and quality of all Horseback programs as a whole including but not limited to Trail Rides, Grooming, Inventory, and Maintenance.

Qualifications and Certificates:

  • Bronze Cross
  • Standard or Emergency First aid
  • Knowledge and experience with horseback riding
  • Mandatory training during pre-camp.


  • Daily horseback riding instruction
  • Taking care of the needs and overall health of the horses
  • Creative program design
  • Make sure barn and stalls are kept clean
  • Equipment care and maintenance
  • Uphold health and safety standards
  • Taking on the responsibilities of a Cedar Ridge Staff Member 

Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform this job.

  •  Able to stay on feet and active for long periods of time
  • Able to pick up and move hay around the barn

How to Apply:

Send your resume to Please indicate the position you are applying for and include a resume plus any other pertinent information. Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Application Deadline: Ongoing until filled.


Land Specialist

May 24, 2022

Visit the Website


(613) 332-6675