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    **Rare fantastic position working in beautiful stately home Nr Fordingbridge*** Lovely horses, miles of off road hacking in beautiful Hampshire countryside. If you are an *experienced, dedicated horselover*, can ride well and would like to hunt with owner, this is the job for you! Rare position that could lead to permanent. Top wages offered. *Must have excellent references* Regrettably not live-in but great for local person.

Willow Mist Farm is looking for the right someone to join our team. Must be a positive, self motivated, team player. Duties include feeding, mucking out, grooming and minor farm maintenance. 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. Willow Mist Farm focuses on dressage and hunter/jumper disciplines.

The Job

Job No
114651
Status
Looking
Title
Looking For A Rider/Groom Or Working Student
Type
Groom-General; Groom-Show; Rider-Dressage; Rider-English; Rider-Jumper; Working Student; Head Groom; Groom-Dressage; Groom-Showjumping; Groom-Competition;
Work type
Temporary; Permanent;
Work time
Full-time; Part-time;
Salary
depends on experience
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Dates
from Thursday, January 1, 2015
Posted
12/16/2014
Expires
2 months ago
Views
1,078

The Employer

Employer No
105502
Name
Willow Mist Farm
Website
http://www.willowmistfarm.net
Location
Rocky Mountain House, 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; Exercising; People Skills;

Required Expertise

Dressage; 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. For photos of facility, please see our website www.willowmistfarm.net

Job Benefits

Applicant can ride as much or as little as they want. There are lots of opportunities to train and show if desired. We are located in a beautiful part of Alberta, Canada near the Rocky Mountains and there is opportunity for travel and sight seeing as well.

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.

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