Vacancy for Centre Manager – Gaddesden Place RDA, Hertfordshire

Gaddesden Place is a full time dedicated RDA centre providing therapeutic riding for over 100 children and adults with special needs and disabilities.

We now have a vacancy for a part time Centre Manager/Instructor to join our team of staff and volunteers.

Main duties include:

  • Coordinating / scheduling the day to day running of the centre
  • Instructing a variety of individuals and groups of disabled riders (experience of disabilities an advantage )
  • Liaising with schools, riders, carers, parents
  • Managing the duties of the yard staff and helping with volunteer training
  • Reporting to the board of trustees
  • Working with the yard manager to care for 6 ponies

Job Requirements:

  • BHSAI or equivalent – working towards RDA Qualifications
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • First Aid
  • Driving licence (own car essential)
  • DBS clearance
  • Basic IT Skills

 Job Benefits:

  • Tuesday-Friday 9-4pm
  • Busy, friendly centre with excellent facilities: electric lift, hoist, indoor school, outdoor hacking
  • Salary dependent on experience

Please send your CV to Cathy Bolshaw, Gaddesden Place Riding for the Disabled, Briden’s Camp, Hemel Hempstead, Herts. HP2 6EX or email:

Page Last Updated: August 10, 2015