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  • WORKING STUDENT POSITIONS AVAILABLE

    2 positions available for enthusiastic competent people wishing to gain more experience in the showjumping & Stud Farm sector. One position to start by end of October 2014, Other student position can start in December 2014 if preferable. Both recommended for a minimum of six months.

  • Private Yard seeking experienced groom

    Country loving groom required for private yard, owners horses and staff horses only. Applicant must be reliable, conscientious, hard working, dedicated and trustworthy. Duties include: mucking out, grooming, tack cleaning, turning horses in and out etc. Stabled horses, with all duties shared between grooms. Own horse welcome, ample opportunity to ride him/her. Shared centrally heated cottage accommodation. 5.5 day week - full time. Standard holiday entitlement.

Position available from August .Part time help with newly established Welsh cob stud, approx 7 foals due annually. Interest in breeding, handling youngsters and showing is an advantage. There are horses and riding/competing opportunities , including breaking in if required. Very informal family atmosphere working some hours around a part time job maybe in the nearby town. Open to any suggestions just need a hand part time. Can be a live in position if required , own horse possible but there are a wide selection of under utilized horse here too ! Access to top class instructors via local equestrian club.

The Job

Job No
115323
Status
Expired
Title
Part Time Help With Small Stud
Type
Groom-General; Groom-Show; Rider-English; Stallion Handler; Working Student; Groom-Stud; Stud Hand;
Work time
Part-time;
Salary
negotiate
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Posted
5/29/2012
Updated
5/31/2012
Expires
2 years ago
Views
1,121

The Employer

Employer No
106004
Name
Guest Employer 106004
Location
Western Australia, Australia AU flag
Facility type
Private; Showing; Stud; Breeding/Foaling;

Requirements

An interest in Welsh Cobs and showing would be a bonus but not essential. Natural horsemanship is an advantage but not essential,some experience with breaking and starting ponies under saddle could develop the position into more hours .

Required Key Skills

Riding; Driving license; Handling Youngstock; Starting/Breaking;

Required Expertise

Showing; Stud;

Accommodation

Live is possible in family house with shared bathroom. We are only 15 km from Narrogin too.There is my husband and myself plus our son aged 17, now working, plus 2 dogs (live outside ! ) 3 cats that commute .

Job Benefits

Plenty of opportunity to ride . There are several horses here not used enough or can bring own horse. The local Equestrian Club offers regular dressage and eventing clincs with top visiting instructors plus competitions.Travel to comps could also be negotiated.

The Facility

Small private horse property in a farm situation, 15 kms from large Regional town.We have a full sized arena (floodlit) showjumps and small XC course. 8 stables surrounded by farmland and quiet roads for hacking out.

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