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  • private hunt farm in NW Illinois, assist manager

    Beautiful rolling hillside country of NW Illinois, small barn of 8-15 horses on 3500 acres. Private family 2nd residence seeks full time live-in assistant barn manager to help with small hunt barn. One bedroom apartment above barn, pond, 6 stall barn. Can bring a horse. Duties to include feeding, turnout, some mucking, lots of grooming, general barn cleaning in a luxury setting. prepare horses for family and training. Chance to ride, train and condition in a world class hunt country.

  • 2 Part Time Grooms required

    Groom for 5 polo ponies

All yard duties. Handling Young horses, lungeing, riding, grooming, mucking out. Very varied work with many different types of horses, from unbroken to experienced. Beautiful part of South Tipperary, under the historic mountain of Slievenamon.

The Job

Job No
109622
Status
Expired
Title
Working Student
Type
Rider-English; Rider-Hunter Seat; Rider-Jumper; Working Student; Groom-Showjumping; Groom-Eventing; Groom-Stud; Groom-Hunt;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
Pocket money
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Posted
8/20/2012
Updated
9/4/2014
Expires
3 years ago
Views
1,281

Requirements

Person required must be a confident rider with some jumping experience. However, this position is most suitable for someone to develop their skills further, as there is constant supervision and opportunity for regular lessons. Lots of riding.

Required Key Skills

Riding; Handling Youngstock; Schooling; Lunging; Exercising;

Accommodation

Full board., shared house, central heating, own room. One cooked main meal every day, All other food and expenses provided.

Job Benefits

There is constant supervision and opportunity for regular lessons. Lots of riding on many different types of horse, and different standards.

The Facility

Fantastic opportunity for keen young person to work with me producing event horses and ponies, and show jumping ponies. Person must be confident rider, with some jumping experience, not afraid of hard work, and able to work on own initiative Own horse a possibility. Regular instruction. Full board, excellent accomodation and food! Pocket money. Indoor stables, large outdoor, horse walker. fantastic hacking in woods on Slievenamon.

Tags

exercising; handling youngstock; lunging; riding; schooling; working student; groom-stud; groom-eventing; groom-showjumping; rider-jumper; groom-hunt; rider-english; job; rider-hunter; ireland; tipperary; 109622;
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