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Certified Guide Dog Trainer - Palmetto, Florida, USA

Applicants must apply via our website LINK

Southeastern Guide Dogs seeks an experienced, Certified Guide Dog Trainer. This is an exciting position for an energetic individual with a proven track record in providing instruction to students for the safe and effective management of a guide dog. Candidates must have a demonstrated ability to troubleshoot guide team problems, work effectively as part of a positive team, and provide ongoing support to graduates.

Guide Dog Trainers are Certified by individual Guide Dog Schools during the course of employment. All Guide Dog Trainers complete a three-year Apprenticeship in accordance to the specializations set forth by the International Guide Dog Foundation. Southeastern Guide Dogs is only accepting applications from individuals who have completed an Apprenticeship and are already Certified by a Guide Dog School. If you do not meet this requirement, please apply for another open position.

Qualified candidates will meet the following:

  • Certification as a Guide Dog Trainer by an accredited Guide Dog school (REQUIRED)
  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)
  • Exceptional writing, communication and public speaking skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment

Applicants must apply via our website LINK

Closing date: When position filled.