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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.

Get the best of both worlds: Train in Cornwall for 1 /2 or 3 weeks on a rotation, xc, s/j, dress, and SM, some competing if good enough, looking after eventers and family yard, then go to my Equestrian Centre in Glos to train to teach and work on a busy livery yard and equestrian centre with my senior staff. OR stay in Glos permanently if desired. This is a working pupil position that requires an enthusiastic trainee that is fit and capable and would like to gain experience and qualifications without having to pay expensive fees. A lot of riding is involved and you will receive daily training, good conditions and accom and a training wage. Great Job for the right person that is prepared to give 100%, as you'll get 110% back. 100% pass rate in 2012/13 for BHSAI Immediate Start, max 11 stone please.

The Job

Job No
111519
Status
Not Looking
Title
Working Pupil/Trainee Instructor
Type
Groom-General; Instructor; Working Student;
Work type
Permanent; Contract;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
IRO £100 p w + house, bills, livery and training
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Posted
2/2/2014
Expires
8 months ago
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260

The Employer

Employer No
100483
Name
Greenhill Equitation And Livery Yard
Website
http://www.greenhillequitation.com
Location
Cirencester, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom GB flag
Facility type
Dressage; Eventing; Livery; Show Jumping;

Requirements

YOU MUST WANT TO WORK WITH HORSES. You must be able to follow instructions and maintain the set standards. You must have experience already and be able to walk trot and canter with an idea of working horses in the correct form. You must be able to jump at least 75cms. Must want to gain experience. Must be fit and healthy in order to benefit from this position. SINGLE FEMALE ACCOMMODATION ONLY. No pets, or smokers. This is a training position but BHS stages 1 and 2 would be an advantage. A happy team awaits. UK applicants take priority so please don't let me down UK! Must be over 18. Sorry under 11 stone in weight only.

Required Key Skills

Riding; Driving license; Schooling; Teaching; Trim/Pull; Sole Charge; Exercising;

Required Expertise

Dressage; Eventing; Hunting; Livery; Riding School; Working with children;

Accommodation

Very tidy 4 bedroomed cottage on the farm shared with 3 others. Centrally heated, lovely garden. No pets sorry Amazing annex in Cornwall, completely self contained in family house with 20 acres.

Job Benefits

Full training to BHSAI. FRIENDLY STAFF and NICE HORSES All the usual employment requirements met i.e hols etc. opportunity to compete and hunt, XC sch, S/J etc for the right candidate. 5.5 day week. WE WORK VERY HARD TO TURN YOU INTO AMAZING GROOMS/RIDERS/INSTRUCTORS, so you must work hard in return to help that process.

The Facility

A busy commercial yard in Cirencester Park taking liveries and teaching. 55 acres indoor and outdoor schools 25 stables lots of people and a lovely working environment.

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