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  • Eventing/RacingYard

    In our small yard of six horses we are seeking a confident, experienced and friendly individual. Being a multi purpose yard, we can offer staff a variation, from training eventers to racehorses. Sadly we can't offer accommodation so we are looking for someone local to us. The work is part-time with good pay.

  • Travelling show groom

    Travelling groom required for team of top class young horses travelling to shows in uk and abroad. Looking for someone to become an important part of the team, must turnout to a very high standard and have HGV licence. Exciting opportunity for the right person! Main responsibilities to care for the 3 top horses who are travelling to the bigger shows and organise other staff members

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
Nanny/Housekeeping; Rider-Dressage; Rider-English; Working Student; Au Pair/Groom; Groom-Dressage; Apprentice; 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
2 months ago
Views
610

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

Required Expertise

Dressage; Flatwork;

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

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

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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