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  • Full-Time Riding Instructor Needed

    We are looking for a full-time riding instructor for our summer camp. Ideal candidate would have experience teaching both English and Western and experience working with children. Previous experience working in summer camp is preferred, but not required.

  • Stablehand/Training Assistant for Riding School

    Looking for an enthusiastic experienced horse person to assist in maintaning and caring for 11 horses and assisting in lesson preparation and lessons and overall maintenance of horses and general maintenance. Working with children would be an advantage.

We are offering a full time live in position for a highly self-motivated person to help in the day to day activities of our boutique riding school. Applicant MUST a have good amount of riding experience and show horse grooming knowledge. Not afraid to get your hands dirty and is comfortable to lead or direct other staff. Applicant must be personable and friendly (a smile and wave attitude) and MUST be able to work independently. General day to day duties would include, but not limited to, yard work, stable cleaning, show horse preparation and preparing lesson ponies. In this role you will be expected to work every weekend and during the school holidays (some flexibility for the right applicant) with time off during the week. Wages are negotiable to get the right person.

The Job

Job No
113543
Status
Looking
Title
Stable Hand Show Groom
Type
Groom-General; Groom-Show; Manager-Yard;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
Negotiable
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Posted
9/17/2014
Updated
9/23/2014
Expires
4 months ago
Views
545

Requirements

As a perquisite included with the role, you will be required to carry out some child minding and general light household duties from time to time.

Required Key Skills

Riding; Driving license; First-Aid; Equine First-Aid; Lunging; Bandaging; Plaiting; Clipping; Exercising; People Skills;

Required Expertise

Riding School; Showing; Working with children; Flatwork;

Accommodation

Small cottage style onsite accommodation with external shower and toilet, clean and private. Use of a car is provided.

Job Benefits

Friendly, easy going Owner. Located close to public transport, local beaches, shopping centres and just over an hour from Sydney. Live in. Meals provided.

The Facility

Bensville Riding School is a family own and run equestrian and agistment facility. Here we have 10 stables and 2 arenas. BRS’s show horses are proudly shown at Royal level. BRS mainly cater for riding lessons and bush trail riding, along with birthday parties and we also do kids camps during the NSW school holidays too. We are open 7 days, with weekends and school holidays being our busiest periods. Bensville Riding School is located close to public transport, local surf beaches, shopping centres and just over an hour to Sydney, a truly great area.

Tags

bandaging; driving license; equine first-aid; exercising; flatwork; groom-general; lunging; riding; showing; working with children; clipping; manager-yard; plaiting; riding school; groom-show; job; australia; new south wales; 113543;
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  • General Manager/Breeding and Equine Care Manager

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