Coach Representative Dressage NZ Performance Committee

Quality coaching is an important part of a horse and rider’s success as it is to the development and success of performance within our sport.

Terms of Reference

The successful applicant will operate under the Terms of Reference for the Performance Committee


The Role

  • The coach representative will provide advice, expertise, knowledge and support to the PC on coaching principles and perspectives.
  • Assist in the development of concepts and strategies that will contribute toward carrying out the operation of the PC program
  • Assist with the future development of a dressage related coaches program
  • Provide coach-development related advice and assistance and an overall regional perspective on training issues/development/ideas
  • Other projects as agreed with the Performance Committee
  • This is a volunteer position with approved expenses to include travel, accommodation and incidental items. A number of meetings will be held via Zoom to avoid travel time and cost




Applicants should ideally have

  • Demonstrated experience of training own horses to Grand Prix level with associated competition experience
  • Demonstrated experience of coaching and training other combinations to a minimum of small tour levels


  • From appointment until 30 June 2021


Expressions of interest to: Dressage NZ Sport Manager 

[email protected]

by Friday 19th April

Please include a brief Bio of experience and an outline of your motivation to be a member of the Performance Committee

EOI Document