Barn Manager Position
North Fraser Therapeutic Riding Association – Maple Ridge BC
Permanent full time position
North Fraser Therapeutic Riding Association offers boarding facilities to the mainstream horse community as well as equine facilitated activities for people with various abilities.
This is a full-time permanent position that includes stabling for one horse. Hours will include some weekend work.
Duties include but are not limited to: Managing and scheduling part-time staff. Feeding, turnout, cleaning stalls and paddocks. Ordering feed and hay, and ensuring the premises are neat and well kept. Generally overseeing all aspects of horse care for boarders as well as the therapy horses.
Please submit a resume as well as a summary of your horse experience to Jessie at firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Friday August 18th, 2017
Fall registration is now open for previously assessed and/or previous wait listed riders. Don’t delay, space is very limited. Call or email today!
We are searching for volunteers to assist with our Summer Session from August 4th to August 24th on Mondays 8:30 to 12:00 & 1:30-6:30, Tuesdays 9:00-1:30, Wednesdays 9:00-1:30 & Thursdays 8:30-12:30.
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The Board of NFTRA is pleased to announce that Ghislaine (Jessie) Fraser has accepted the position of Executive Director effective June 5th 2017. Jessie has a great deal of experience as a consultant to many CANTRA and PATH approved facilities in both Canada and the United States as well as experience in the non-profit sector for over 20 years. Most recently, as the Executive Director for the Kiwanis Performing Arts Centre in Dawson Creek. Her past experience includes 13 years as the Executive Director/Head Instructor with Pacific Riding for Developing Abilities, as well as 7 years as Equestrian Program Director with Queen Margaret’s School.
Please join me in welcoming Jessie to the NFTRA team.
We will be closed for the Victoria Day Long weekend May 20th to 22nd
North Fraser Therapeutic Riding Association Maple Ridge BC
North Fraser Therapeutic Riding Association (NFTRA) is a non-profit charitable organizationenriching the lives of children and adults who experience physical, mental, emotional or social challenges by providing safe and professional therapeutic equine Programming. We are an accredited center with Canadian Therapeutic Riding association (CANTRA) providing services to over 90 clients per week.
Job Title: Executive Director
30 hours/week | Pay Range: TBD
Employee Position Details:
NFTRA is seeking a passionate, resourceful individual with demonstrated fundraising skills and non-profit program delivery. A knowledge of horse care, and facility management would be an asset.
Minimum 2 years experience with grant writing and fundraising in a non profit setting required. Strong written, verbal, interpersonal and problem-solving skills including the ability to work with many different people such as donors, volunteers, trustees, vendors and staff. Ability to independently manage projects, budgets and events from concept to completion. An understanding of how to develop strategic goals and define metrics for program areas.
-Experience working with volunteers and volunteer boards.
-Experience in payroll and H.R. is required.
-Proficient at developing and providing compelling presentations to large groups – public
speaking experience helpful.
-Willingness to work evenings/weekends when needed.
-Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications, social media and Management software, (CRM), QuickBooks Accounting software.
Please submit your cover letter, resume, and wage expectation to the attention of BOARD
CHAIR at email@example.com.
Closing Date: May 12, 2017