Employment Opportunities

ManeGait Internship Programs

Realizing the value of hands-on industry experience and mentoring, ManeGait therapeutic Horsemanship offers high quality internship opportunities.

ManeGait Internships are formatted to meet the student’s individual goals and objectives. Internships are unpaid, but interns can be paired with host families so that housing is provided. We can accommodate most time frames and lengths of internship that best fits the intern’s needs and requirements.

Development Department Internship

Position Reports to: Marketing & Development Manager, Jennifer Wisler

Purpose: The Development Internship will provide valuable experience and education in the areas of Non-Profit Management, Fund Raising, Public Relations, and Marketing, as they relate to a 501 C-3 organization, and specifically a Therapeutic Horsemanship program.

Hours: TBD

Duties Include (but not limited to) Assisting with:

  • The development of surveys, measurements, and metrics to use in evaluation of the program as well as in funding proposals
  • Donor acknowledgements
  • Compiling of grant proposal information
  • Foundation research
  • Creating and enhancing an online presence for ManeGait through social media and websites such as Donor Bridge, GuideStar and iParticipate.org
  • The creation of the Annual Report and the quarterly newsletter
  • Fundraisers
  • PR efforts
  • Miscellaneous Administrative Duties

If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume to:

Jennifer Wisler
Marketing & Development Manager, ManeGait Therapeutic Horsemanship
3160 N Custer Rd
McKinney, Texas 75071

Program Internship

The areas of focus to choose from for program internships include:

  • Therapeutic Riding Instructor
  • Non-Profit Management
  • Volunteer Management
  • Equine Management
  • Combination of any of the above

If interested in a ManeGait Program Internship, please send a letter of interest indicating 3- 6 goals that you wish to accomplish during your time with us, a resume and references to:

Tricia Nelson
Program Director, ManeGait Therapeutic Horsemanship
3160 N Custer RdMcKinney, Texas 75071
469-742-9611 ext, 101