Charity Shop & Equine

 

 

VACANCY – Riding Instructor (18 month contract)

Great opportunity for AI/PTT / Equine Graduate who is looking for something more!

We are a specialist equine therapy yard, with a full time Occupational Therapist on board. We have a position available for the right person  which  is very rewarding with lots of variation.

We need someone who will work well as part of a large team, with good people skills, enjoys working with young children and is able to see the person behind the disability.

No previous therapeutic experience required, as training will be given. All the benefits of being part of a larger organisation such as proper holiday allocation, regular hours, great working conditions and a subsidised staff canteen. Must be flexible in their approach and have good attention to detail.

Duties include teaching and assisting with Equine Assisted Occupational therapy, horse management and recording of lesson notes for the therapist.

Applications from qualified AI/PTT/Equine graduates are invited and should be submitted to lornamcdonnell@childvision.ie by Monday 28th May 2018 at 12 noon.  Applications should be by way of CV and cover letter together with evidence of qualifications and contact details of three referees.

NB : The successful candidate will be required to undergo garda vetting.

 

Want to help?

VOLUNTEER

We’re currently looking for volunteers to help out with our equine programme and in our charity shop. If you think you might be able to spare us some time, please contact Anthea on 01 837 3635.

Charity Shop Donations
We are ALWAYS delighted to accept donations of clean, saleable ladies
• Shoes, Bags and Accessories
• Jewellery
Childrens’ Clothes & Shoes, Toys (non-bulky) and childrens’ books that are unused or in good condition

Due to space limitations, waste recycling regulations and for health and safety reasons
We cannot accept
• Bulky Childrens’ Toys & Furniture, Baby Buggies, Car Seats and Equipment
• Soft Toys & Baby Blankets
• Curtains, Framed Pictures, Mirrors, Suitcases, Light Shades & Furniture
• China, Glassware, Bed Linen and Decorative Household Items
• Plastic Items
• Books, CDs, DVDs and Videos
• Electrical Goods

The ChildVision 'Treasure Chest' charity shop.
One of the ChildVision horses.
The ChildVision 'Treasure Chest' charity shop in full swing.

Give What You Can

Help make the world a less scary place for children who cannot see, cannot move very well and who may also have complex and serious medical conditions.