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  • Excellent opportunity for a Groom at Seagry Stud

    Opportunity to work with top dressage competition horses, broodmares and foals. Seagry Stud is a private yard with 10 horses. This is for a live-in part time/full time groom to manage the yard. No riding is required. You will need own transport. Beautiful self contained flat provided. The work will be approx 5 half days per week in the Summer (flexibility on days) increasing to near full time in the Winter. Sorry but absolutely no own horses or pets.

Are you interested to train your riding skills with a 5 time Olympic and 5 time World Equestrian Games Eventing Rider? This is an oppurtunity. I'm looking for students/grooms who want to improve their riding skills. As return for private lessons from myself and an experienced dressage/eventing rider, you help me to run my yard. That means helping to clean the stables and tack. Turning horses in and out the fields. Turning horses in and out the walker. Use of water treatment. Hacking, riding dressage, condition training. Breaking in young horses. Going along to competitions & clinics... I can offer free live in, 3 free meals a day.... There's also a possibility to bring your own horse. Kind regards, Karin Donckers www.karindonckers.com

The Job

Job No
116223
Status
Looking
Title
Working Student / Groom Eventing
Type
Groom-General; Rider-Dressage; Rider-3 Day Event; Working Couple/Team; Working Student; Head Groom; Groom-Eventing; Groom-Competition; Volunteer;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
private lessons, 3 meals a day, lodging
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Posted
8/24/2015
Expires
in 2 months
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201

The Employer

Employer No
100079
Name
Karin Donckers
Website
http://www.karindonckers.com
Location
Hoogstraten, Antwerpen, Belgium BE flag
Facility type
Eventing; Private; Riding School; Training;

Requirements

Common sense essential. Hard working, willing to learn, happy possitive attitude with good organisation. Must be capable of riding/working fit horses and capable to work in a team with other students.

Required Key Skills

Riding; First-Aid; Equine First-Aid; Handling Youngstock; Schooling; Lunging; Bandaging; Plaiting; Trim/Pull; Exercising;

Required Expertise

Dressage; Flatwork;

Accommodation

There is a groom/student house with 5 bedrooms, livingroom, kitchen, bathroom, TV, internet acces... Every night you eat a warm meal with myself, parents and all the students. Family athmosphere.

Job Benefits

Possibility to bring own horse. Free live in, free meals.

The Facility

Professional eventing yard with up to 40 stables, fields, walker, treadmill, outdoor + indoor arena 2 cross-country courses less then 15 min.away. Competing all over europe. Working closely with family. Breeding operation. Possibility's for riding and going as groom to (inter)national competitions.

Tags

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