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    Motivated individual to join our busy stable. Will be teaching lessons daily, schooling horses, horse show and help with summer camp. Must be able to teach beginners and those learning how to jump 2'6" (higher a plus!). Must have patience to teach all levels, be willing to pitch in wherever needed and be capable of handling a fast paced, fun, friendly environment.

This is an opportunity for the successful applicant to gain experience on a mixed horse-yard. It is a 4 to 12 week placement to improve your eaperience and CV. you will live and work as one of the team and recieve training from qualified instructors. Own horse welcome.

The Job

Job No
115033
Status
Looking
Title
Work Experience
Type
Groom-General; Working Student; Volunteer;
Work type
Temporary;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
Voluntary, plus food and board
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Posted
4/14/2014
Expires
8 months ago
Views
903

The Employer

Employer No
101071
Name
Guest Employer 101071
Location
Essex, United Kingdom GB flag
Facility type
Livery; Stud; Breeding/Foaling; Conditioning/Handling;

Requirements

A positive attitude and enthusiasm are the key factors we are looking for.

Accommodation

Private bedroom in farmhouse shared with the family and other grooms. Full board accommodation (meals provided) and shared facilities.

Job Benefits

Full board accommodation. Livery for your horse. Training in all aspects of horse husbandry. Gain valuable experience to improve employability

The Facility

A friendly yard in rural Essex. Based on the family farm of around 500 acres, with 30 boxes, 20 acres of grazing, approx. 7 miles of private hacking, a 20m by 40m floodlit menage, a 40m by 90m jumping paddock and a few x-country jumps around the farm. We have a 5 broodmares, 5 foals, various other youngstock, horses being brought on to sell and my competition horses. Then we have about 10 livery horses, some of which we exercise/school. We are well located, only 2 miles from Norton Heath EC and about 40 mins from Unex Towerlands.

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