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Guide Dog Mobility Instructor - California, America

Guide Dogs of America is recruiting an experienced Guide Dog Mobility Instructor.


Qualified candidates will meet the following:

Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently

Solid time management and organization skills

Basic competency with e-mail, word processing, spreadsheet, and database applications

Ability to walk up to 8 miles each day

Ability to safely handle a variety of large breed dogs, with varying strength and manageability

Ability to lift a minimum of 40lb, as well as to stoop, bend, squat, etc.

Current Driver’s License and an insurable driving record.


High School graduate or GED.


Full Time Benefits

Benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance


Vesting into Pension Plan


Able to contribute to a 401k retirement plan


Please send resume to:

kdwallace@guidedogsofamerica.org or visit or website Guidedogsofamerica.org


About Guide Dogs of America

At Guide Dogs of America, all of our volunteers, donors, clients and staff share a belief that we don’t just train guide dogs, we inspire others to live their lives. Guide Dogs of America places more than 50 dogs each year, serves more than 300 graduates across the U.S. and Canada and has been enriching the lives of others for more than 65 years. 

Guide Dogs of America is located in Sylmar, CA a suburb of Los Angeles.  Southern California living offers something for just about anyone. Close to beaches and skiing, Disneyland and Universal Studios, 7 professional sports franchises, world class universities and colleges and so much more.

Guide Dogs of America is a “Best” award recipient of the Independent Charities of America. Our guide dogs are provided at no cost to our clients and our program receives no federal, state or local government funding. Guide Dogs of America is an accredited member of the International Guide Dog Federation, the California State Board of Guide Dogs for the Blind and Assistance Dog International.