Equine Guelph looking to hire Industry Ambassador


Posting for Industry Ambassador

Equine Guelph is undertaking a two-year pilot project to offer free online courses to the horse racing industry. Equine Guelph will hire three Industry Ambassadors from each sector (Standardbred. Thoroughbred. Quarter Horse) to be employed as liaisons and advocates for their sector from the beginning to the end of the pilot project.

If you are passionate about industry training on racehorse healthcare, consider applying for this position:

INDUSTRY AMBASSADOR ROLE: Focus on the pilot courses offered exclusively to racing (gut health, respiratory and lameness/injuries) in these areas:

  1. Content promotion – Distribute flyers and promote the courses to peers in your sector
  2. Course participation – During the course offerings, you will act as a helper and encourage dialogue amongst students through seeding relevant, meaningful questions and comments in the portal discussion board as related to issues in your sector
  3. Course content review – Help us determine how to make the courses better

HONORARIUM: Compensation for 65 hours in 2019 | 200 hours in 2020


TIMELINES: Must be available to participate in the first course, Gut Health & Colic Prevention, from Mar 11 – 29


APPLY: Send a note of interest to Henrietta Coole at eginfo@uoguelph.ca by March 1. Please describe the qualities and assets you possess that would make you an ideal candidate to serve as Industry Ambassador for your sector.




Last call! Racehorse Gut Health + Ulcer/Colic Prevention online course runs Feb 27-Mar 10. Learn about the digestive system from #EquineGuelph plus ways to