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    Trainee groom vacancy available with training in riding and stable management, handling and training of horses, accommodation and small wage, chance to ride with outside instructors, training on a small professional friendly yard with well schooled horses and ponies, possibility of some competition experience. Candidate must be enthusiastic, friendly and hard working, wanting to learn and able to work as part of a team.A great opportunity, not to be missed.

We take small groups of people 4 to 6 max for horse riding trails/mini riding Safari (We have a great discount deal on for March,June and July.Email for details.)come and stay at the Lodge as guests but working every day with the horses and riding out most days exploring our reserve.Less intense then most other riding safaris as you get return to the lodge every day for good food and hots showers.On none riding days you can choose to go on a game drive or tracking with a bushman but these activities cost extra but not alot.Also there is always the pool to lazy around,swim and watch the garden birds,even read those books you never get time to read. Its combining relaxation with abit of adventure and riding for those who dont just want to sit around and get a tan.Would suit people travelling alone, horse riding friends who want a special private riding holiday together.Your guide will be Nichola from Ireland and has lived on the reserve for 3 years working with the horses.She has many years experience with horses in different fields from polo to Showjumping but mainly in trekking and guiding the last year. Do not contact us through our main web page there is a new Kuzikus horse riding web page under construction.To talk directly to the stables contact through Yard and Groom or directly email from here.

The Job

Job No
210772
Status
Looking
Title
Working Horse Riding Holiday/Adult Horse Camp
Type
Farm Maintenance; Rider-English; Summer Camp; Working Couple/Team; Working Student; Groom-Ride/Leading; Stable Lad/Lass; Groom-Trekking; Trainee; Volunteer;
Work type
Temporary;
Work time
Part-time;
Salary
none
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Dates
from Saturday, February 01, 2014
Posted
3/3/2013
Updated
5/2/2013
Expires
1 year ago
Views
1,007

The Employer

Employer No
107652
Name
Guest Employer 107652
Location
Khomas, Namibia NA flag
Facility type
Private; Riding School; Holiday/Hacking Centre; Training;

Requirements

Must be Horse and animals lovers.Be able to walk,Trot, canter and gallop in a group out in the open.Love of being outdoors and not afraid to leave the computer and mobile phone behind.For Advanced and intermediate.Beginners or not so experienced riders can be catered for but at a special arrangement.

Required Key Skills

First-Aid; Equine First-Aid; Exercising;

Accommodation

Guest rooms at the lodge.Lunch and Dinner in the lapa or out in the bush.

Job Benefits

Wonderful experience of being with wildlife on a horses back and really being away from normal everyday life for something completely different.

The Facility

We have 7 horses used to take out guest into the bush.We do 1 to 4 hour rides. We have a corral and arena,the horses live out at night on the reserve they come in themselves in the morning.

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