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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.

Help look after 12yr old girl, 11 yr old boy 9yr old boy,and 5 yr old girl. NON SMOKER ONLY. The children are very easy to look after. They all help each other and the thee older ones look after Ella who is 5yrs. They all play together and are used to doing their share of chores. The au pair will need to help with house work, laundry and meals, shopping. Experience with horses is an advantage as you could also work in the yard. Oppertunity to ride as much as you wish in your time off for those who can ride.If you are not experienced with horses you will still need to be willing to help with some outside work. You must have previous experience looking after children. References are essential. This is a lovely position for someone who likes the countryside. The position will suit someone with lots of energy and enthusiasm. Someone who has initiative and logic.

The Job

Job No
109102
Status
Looking
Title
Au Pair To Start Late Dec 2014. Jan 2015.
Type
Nanny/Housekeeping; Other; Working Student; Au Pair/Groom; Housekeeper/Groom;
Work type
Temporary; Contract;
Work time
Full-time; Part-time;
Salary
depends on experience
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Dates
from Monday, December 1, 2014
Posted
8/10/2014
Updated
10/11/2014
Expires
in 21 days
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639

The Employer

Employer No
100429
Name
Valley View Equestrian Centre
Website
http://www.valleyviewequestriancentre.webs.com
Location
Newmarket, Cork, Ireland IE flag
Facility type
Dealer; Eventing; Hunt; Livery; Riding School; Show Jumping; Showing; Other; Breeding/Foaling; Training;

Requirements

Experience in looking after young children ,enjoy spending time with children. good english. Willing to do housework and prepare basic meals. Willing to work variable hours and days. , interest in horses an advantage but not essential. Need to be willing to help with outside tasks as well as in the house. You need to be happy to live in the countryside. The position will suit someone with lots of energy and enthusiasm. Someone who has initiative and logic.

Required Expertise

Working with children;

Accommodation

Appartment, over part of the house. Large bedroom with 2 single beds, wardrobe, dressing table, and other storage. TV, DVD player. Radio and CD player. Small kitchen area. Small toilet/shower area. Wi Fi available

Job Benefits

Oppertunity to go horse riding.

The Facility

AIRE aprpved Equestrian Centre offering lessons, trekking, pony camps, AIRE exam training and exams.Training for BHS and Pony Club Riding and Road Safety. Breaking and schooling,pre training for racehorses. hire of hunters, HORSES AND PONIES FOR SALE. show jumping compts.Lots of oppertunity to ride for competent person.Great experience to be gained with a variety of types and tempermants. Whether your interest is in hunting. cross country, showjumping or basic dressage. Young horses or schooling. You will gain experience here. We have 2 seperate barns, one for the riding school and my horses, and one for Alex horses and his business. The riding school barn has 6 stables and an open area on to a yard which can have up to 18 ponies. Alex has 16 stables. We also have an outdoor arena. Lunging pen, horse walker. Show jumping course. Some cross country schooling fences, and lots of open spaces, woodes areas and natural obstacles.

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