Activity Instructor – Animal Care & Pony Riding Specialist

Company: Camp Kinneret Summer Day Camp

Job Type: Seasonal

Job Description

Please visit www.workatcamp.com to apply!

Full-time summer position lasting 10 weeks

Dates: June 12 – August 18, Monday – Friday

Hours: Approximately 8:15 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Salary: $6,500 – $7,000

Salaries vary based on position and previous experience.

Location: Agoura Hills, CA

Transportation: Staff ride the bus to and from camp each day with their campers.

Buses leave from

  • North Hollywood
  • Sherman Oaks
  • Encino
  • Tarzana
  • Woodland Hills
  • Calabasas
  • West Hills
  • Agoura Hills
  • Westlake Village
  • Thousand Oaks
  • Moorpark
  • Simi Valley
  • Newbury Park

If you live within 30 minutes of these locations, you can be a part of our program.

Looking to join a supportive and fun community? Then Camp Kinneret is the place for you! We are a summer day camp that prides itself on creating a fun, supportive environment for our campers and staff. As a staff member at Kinneret, your summer will be full of singing and activities, developing relationships with campers, and ultimately, making a difference in campers’ lives. Please visit www.workatcamp.com to learn more and apply!

Animal Care Specialists teach campers how to interact with and care for the animals at our on-site farm, which is home to pigs, sheep, alpacas, and goats. They create and teach an animal care curriculum for campers aged 4-8 and focus on different topics each week like the animals’ digestive systems or eye and teeth shape. The Pony Riding Instructor is responsible for coordinating and overseeing all aspects of the camp pony riding program, including teaching safe riding and pony care. The Pony Instructor coordinates and instructs lessons in riding and horsemanship and is responsible for the care and feeding of the ponies.

Applicants must be college-aged or older. Certain positions may require specific certifications.

Applicants fill out an online application and attend a Group Interview. Select applicants are invited to return for an Individual Interview with a Director.

Availability:  Our 10-week summer takes place from June 12 - August 18. Staff must be available from approximately 8:15 a.m. - 4:45 p.m. each day of the week.

How to Apply

To learn more and fill out an application, visit www.workatcamp.com!
Posted on: February 27, 2023
Job Type: Seasonal
Job Starting Date:
June 12, 2023
Application Closing Date:
May 30, 2023
Job Salary Range:
6500.00 to 7000.00
Preferred/Required Degree Level: High School/GED
Population(s) Served: Youth - General, Youth - K-12, Youth - Pre-K
Job Category(ies): Summer Camp
Region(s): California