Does your perfect day involve belly rubs, wagging tails, and dog hair on your clothes? Do you possess the ability to train dogs and humans to perform at an exceptional level?
Canine Partners of the Rockies (CaPR) is looking for its next Director of Canine Operations to lead our dog training initiatives during this exciting time of growth. CaPR is an Assistance Dogs International accredited service dog training and partnership non-profit located in Aurora Colorado. Founded in 2002, CaPR enables Coloradans with mobility disabilities to lead more independent and gratifying lives by providing extensive training to purpose bred pups, a personalized match process and lifetime support for each service dog team. Canine Partners of the Rockies is on the cusp of significant growth. Our dogs in the training program and looking forward to their next big challenge.
The Director of Canine operations serves as the expert in training and developing programs for the organization. Reporting to the Executive Director, the DCO is responsible for providing direction and leadership toward the achievement of CaPR’s vision, mission, strategic plan and annual goals and objectives as they relate to dog training. This position is also responsible for overall day to day management of dog training, volunteer committees related to dog training, outreach activities, and new program development. This role operates in a professional office environment while working in close proximity with puppies and dogs to help socialize dogs in training.