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Working Student Opportunities

THE POLISHOOK THERAPEUTIC RIDING ARENA AT THE BRIDGE CENTER IS OFFERING WORKING STUDENT OPPORTUNITIES!

If you love horses and are looking for opportunities in the Equine World, well look no more and come to the Bridge Center!

Requirements
- Minimum 15 years old
- Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
- Reliable transportation
- Riding experience:
- Minimum advance beginner rider
- Walk-Trot-Canter
- Horse knowledge:
- Must be able to properly groom and tack up both English and Western

Duties
- Assist with Tuesday and Thursday working of horses
- Assist with camps during school vacations and summer
- Help with chores, including animal care and barn/property maintenance:
- Feeding and turn-out/turn-in
- Cleaning/refilling water buckets both inside and outside
- Picking stalls and paddocks
- Dropping/stacking hay
- Maintaining cleanliness of barn and around the property
- Grooming and working horses both under saddle and on the ground

What do you get out of it?

- Hands on experience and knowledge from someone with 30+ years horse related experience
- Volunteer credit towards high school requirements
- Use of horses for pleasure riding time on non-working student days
- 1 actual lesson per week with Trish Gosselin
- Possible employment for summer camp program


Location:Polishook Therapeutic Riding Center at The Bridge Center
Age Group:15+
Next Session:Tuesday and Thursday afternoons (3:00pm - 6:00pm)

Additional days offered as program grows
Policies:Please contact Trish Gosselin at 508-697-7557 ext: 14 for more information.