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    Friendly atmosphere, beautiful location. Private 12-horse facility seeks help with general care and upkeep of horses, barn, grounds and arenas. Includes physically demanding activities in NE weather, stalls, feed, basic care. 30-40 hours a week, weekend time required. Start now, applicants with serious interest in moving in to permanent full-time work preferred. Team-oriented, able to work independently. Non-smoking facility. No drug or alcohol use. No housing or stabling available.

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A chance to ride and learn in a beautiful, friendly, professional and educational environment.

The Job

Job No
109088
Status
Looking
Title
Working Student
Type
Apprentice; Nanny/Housekeeping; Rider-Dressage; Groom-Dressage; Rider-English; Working Student; Au Pair/Groom; Volunteer;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
full room and board
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Posted
3/13/2014
Expires
1 month ago
Views
595

The Employer

Employer No
100257
Name
Dressage Stable
Location
Antwerpen, Belgium BE flag
Facility type
Dressage; Breeding/Foaling; Training;

Requirements

We're looking for someone with a positive attitude who can work safely around horses. A high level of riding is not a requirement - the motivation to learn is.

Required Key Skills

Riding; Schooling; Lunging; Handling Youngstock; Trim/Pull; Plaiting; Bandaging;

Required Expertise

Flatwork; Dressage;

Accommodation

TV, internet access, telephone access, private room, common kitchen, comfortable.

Job Benefits

You are given the chance to ride (including instruction from Grand Prix trainers). You're also treated very well and can accompany us to many interesting competitions and training sessions.

The Facility

Dressage training/breeding stable. Approx 25 horses including breeding stock. Chance to ride, learn and groom for Grand Prix riders in a beautiful, professional facility with nice people. Indoor and outdoor rings. Comfortable and private accomodations. Working student position.

Tags

lunging; trim/pull; handling youngstock; belgium; apprentice; bandaging; dressage; rider-english; antwerpen; rider-dressage; nanny/housekeeping; riding; working student; job; flatwork; schooling; 109088; au pair/groom; groom-dressage; plaiting;

Jobseeker Feedback

  • Had the most wonderful experience here. Beautiful stables with high regard for their horses. And very knowledgable trainers, I have learnt a lot during my time here, and had a lot of fun in doing so.

    Caitlin Scott 4/30/2012
  • If the job is still available, is there the possibility of coming down to the yard? I live in Moenchengladbach, around 1h45 away from Antwerpen. Please let me know! Thanks, Sophie.

    Sophie Grant 1/25/2011
  • This sounds like an amazing chance, that i would jump at. Please contact me on tel 07773535257, or email me at preecev@hotmail.com.

    Victoria Preece 8/5/2010
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