Equestrian Camp Internship

Sunday, May 28th from 12:00am to Tuesday, August 1st, 2017 12:00am (CT)
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Shelby Farms Park Conservancy seeks to fill an Equestrian Summer Camp Internship positions for summer 2017. Shelby Farms Park and Greenline are managed and operated by the 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization Shelby Farms Park Conservancy. Our vision is to give rise to a celebrated 21st century park that defines and shapes a great city.

Position Title: Equestrian Summer Camp Intern

Position Starting and Ending Date: Summer 2017


Be an advanced equestrian with multiple years of riding experience

Previous equestrian camp experience or experience working with children

Be CPR certified or willing to obtain a CPR certification (SFPC will offer free certification)

Ability to stand for long periods of time

Availability of the entire weeks of May 25th – June 19th

Be a responsible team player

Strong oral communication skills

Ability to supervise children aged 8-13

Responsibilities will include:   

Supervise SFPC Summer Equestrian Campers + respond to their needs

Assist in teaching daily short equestrian lessons

Work closely with the SFPC Equestrian Stables team and SFPC Events + Programs team


This is an unpaid position. Students can receive college credit through fulfilling university requirements.

This internship will take place from end of May to the beginning of August - exact schedules will be determined between intern and supervisor.