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  • Horse Person Wanted

    Private Ranch near Mt. Shasta with 22 horses. Owners have high standards for care, training, safety and teamwork. Riding focus is primarily Western and is geared to training reliable trail horses. Duties: Daily horse care, riding and training. Additional skill sets that would be an asset: Horse health and veterinary knowledge. Natural Horsemanship. English and/or driving experience.

  • Working Riding Holiday

    Would you like to escape for a couple of weeks or a month or two and eat, sleep & breath horses at an equestrian farm in South Africa? Wild Coast Horseback Adventure is the perfect place to ride top class trail & safari horses, be hands on caring for the horses and discover our little piece of paradise . African bush, beach riding, swimming and schooling horses - lots of fun and great adventures. Join us for a life time experience. Book Now!!!

Individual required with strong knowledge in horse care. Job includes feeding mucking barns, turning in horses and grooming of international level horses. Some basic farm maintenence and use of machinery is required.

The Job

Job No
108898
Status
Looking
Title
Full Time Barn Staff
Type
Farm Maintenance; Farm Sitter; Groom-General; Manager-General; Other; Rider-Dressage; Working Student; Groom-Dressage;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
negotiable
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Posted
7/14/2012
Updated
9/4/2014
Expires
1 year ago
Views
2,144

Required Key Skills

Riding; Driving license; First-Aid; Equine First-Aid; Bandaging; Sole Charge;

Required Expertise

Dressage; Working with children; Flatwork;

Job Benefits

After one year there is one week paid vacation and after two years there is two week paid vacation.

The Facility

World class boarding and event facility that is open to all disciplines but specializes in dressage and jumping.

Tags

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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.