Balance Equestrian Therapeutic Riding Society


Leaders and Side Walkers for Therapeutic Riding program

  1. Leader of horse for therapeutic riding is required to safely lead horse while rider is mounted.  
  2. Side Walker for therapeutic riding is required to walk beside rider and provide support if necessary. 

These positions require a once or twice a week commitment of at least an hour and maybe more.  Must be able to walk comfortably for duration with some standing as well.  If you have horse experience that is a big asset but not required.  Must be able to take direction well and work in a team environment. Most of the lessons are in the day with the exception of Friday afternoons.    

Schedule Summary

This activity generally occurs on

  • Tuesday Morning
  • Wednesday Morning
  • Friday - Morning, Afternoon