ID: 110463

Side walker with horses

Disability Services Long Term Wellington

About this opportunity

This role is based in the Hutt Valley. The side walker is a supportive role focussing on the disabled riders ensuring they are safe. They walk alongside the horse and rider reassuring the rider and keeping an eye on safety.


Additional requirements

Patient and caring. Need to be comfortable around a diverse range of people - both riders and other volunteers to help the riders achieve their goals while riding. Not afraid of horses although these ones are very gentle and calm

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

To be arranged. Prefer volunteers to choose a day and stick to that day

Interested in
  • Animals
Requirements
  • NZ Police Vetting
Training

Full orientation to the organisation and the role. Full training is provided

Reimbursement

No