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  • Working Riding Holiday

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Full time Working Pupil / Groom position available at highly regarded Dressage Stables. With very highly regarded young riders and top quality horses with national titles. Duties include; feeding, mucking out, grooming, exercising horses, lunging, handling stallions, working with foals and yearlings and running the stables and equestrian centre to a high standard. Work is 6 days a week. Successful applicant will be given the opportunity to ride horses, depending on experience. We are looking for a person with good horse handling skills with a willingness to learn and take direction. Looking for someone who wants to develop their skills and experience in a professional environment. Needs to have good English Skills and Non Smoker

The Job

Job No
110034
Status
Expired
Title
Working Pupil / Groom
Type
Groom-Show; Rider-Dressage; Rider-English; Stallion Handler; Working Student; Groom-Dressage; Groom-Stud; Stud Hand; Stable Lad/Lass; Groom-Competition;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
neg
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Posted
5/12/2012
Updated
5/14/2012
Expires
2 years ago
Views
1,576

The Employer

Employer No
101502
Name
Guest Employer 101502
Location
Victoria, Australia AU flag
Facility type
Dressage; Showing; Stud; Breeding/Foaling; Training;

Requirements

You should be polite, professional, fit and willing to get your hands dirty Non Smoker Good English Speaking Skills

Required Key Skills

Driving license; Handling Youngstock; Lunging; Bandaging; Plaiting; Trim/Pull; Exercising;

Required Expertise

Dressage; Stud;

Accommodation

Accommodation can be discussed for the successful applicant if needed.

Job Benefits

Lessons from Top Dressage Coach - Glenda Hinchliffe - NCAS level 1 We have a horse that can be provided for lessons, if you don't have a horse or alternatively you can bring your own horse. Opportunity to travel to major competitions and be a part of a successful team.

The Facility

67 Acres; fully fenced post and rail, 6 stables, Indoor Dressage Arena, outdoor olympic size dressage arena, lunging round yard, 2 x wash bays - hot and cold, tie up yards, day yards, large paddocks all with shelters. Based 12 kilometers from Lilydale. High level dressage horses, Warmblood stallion by Salute, Young and established dressage horses, kept and brought in for training.

Tags

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