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Dressage Instructor and Coach (#572)

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The Mount Holyoke College Equestrian Center has an opening for a part-time, 20-25 hours per week, Dressage Instructor and coach, reporting to the Director of Intercollegiate Coaching.  This position is an academic year position, August through May, and is benefited.

We seek the strongest possible candidate and will work with the right person on a weekly schedule suitable to both parties, but availability on Fridays and some weekends is a necessity.


Responsible for class instruction, team administration, student mentoring, and teaching team practices.  In addition, individual will coach at Interscholastic Dressage Association competitions both on and off campus.  Qualified applicants must have a thorough knowledge of the discipline of Dressage with demonstrated successful teaching, training and riding experience in dressage (FEI experience a plus).  The successful candidate will be an active rider and have excellent interpersonal and written/oral communications skills and indefatigable enthusiasm.

To apply, apply online at https://jobs.mtholyoke.edu with cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references.


Mount Holyoke College is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to diversity in education and employment.