We are looking for someone to help with the day to day operation of the farm. Duties to include feeding, handling and grooming as well as cleaning stalls(of which there are only six). Lots of opportunities to ride from greenies to schoolmasters depending on applicants experience and interest. Opportunities to show as well if desired. Applicant must be comfortable working independently.

The Job

Job No
114651
Status
Looking
Title
Looking For A Rider/Groom Or Working Student
Type
Rider-Dressage; Rider-3 Day Event; Working Student; Au Pair/Groom; Groom-Dressage;
Work type
Temporary; Permanent;
Work time
Full-time; Part-time;
Salary
depends on experience
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Dates
from Monday, July 01, 2013
Posted
7/7/2012
Updated
4/8/2013
Expires
9 months ago
Views
2,768

The Employer

Employer No
105502
Name
Guest Employer 105502
Location
Alberta, Canada CA flag
Facility type
Dressage; Eventing; Breeding/Foaling; Training;

Required Key Skills

Riding; Handling Youngstock; Schooling; Lunging; Bandaging; Plaiting; Clipping; Trim/Pull; Sole Charge;

Required Expertise

Dressage; Eventing; Sole Charge;

Accommodation

There is a private loft in the barn with a fireplace, fride, microwave and bathroom. Applicant is welcome to take all meals with our family.

Benefits

Applicant can ride as much or as little as they want. There are lots of opportunities to train and show if desired.

The Facility

Private 300 acre dressage and warmblood breeding facility located near the Rocky Mountains in Alberta, Canada. We breed Dutch Warmblods, compete in recognized dressage, offer lessons, start young horses and do some eventing as well. The facility comprises a heated indoor arena and barn as well as fields for hacking.

Tags

bandaging; canada; dressage; groom-dressage; handling youngstock; lunging; rider-dressage; riding; schooling; sole charge; trim/pull; working student; clipping; eventing; plaiting; rider-3 day event; job; au pair/groom; alberta; 114651;
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