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Wanted Help with horses/au-pair -looking for someone to help for a month or so during summer, general yard duties riding and exercising horses - quad for field work. living and eating with family. Going to shows, chance to compete. Beautiful spot direct access to beach. Some work in house. We are a friendly Scottish family, Chance to explore the beautiful surrounding countryside and highlands of Scotland. Live and help with family. LOVELY BEDROOM IN HOUSE, ALL FOOD, FREE INTERNET ACCESS

The Job

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General Groom Rider/Au-Pair Beautiful Highlands Scotland.
Housekeeper/Groom; Parelli Horsemanship; Groom-General; Rider-English; Stable Lad/Lass; Trainee; Working Student; Groom-Show; Au Pair/Groom;
Work type
Temporary; Permanent;
Work time
Full-time; Part-time;
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Bring own horse
Training available
from Sunday, June 01, 2014
5 months ago

The Employer

Employer No
Guest Employer 100092
Highland, United Kingdom GB flag
Facility type
Livery; Private; Showing; Other; Training;


An ability to learn how to prepare Clydesdales for showing in hand and ridden. We are starting horses for riding so must be a confident competent rider. Have one thoroughbred to start and one Clydesdale ridden. Must be able to work on own without supervision.

Required Key Skills

Schooling; Sole Charge; Lunging; Plaiting; Riding; Exercising; Natural Horsemanship; Equine First-Aid; Driving license; Starting/Breaking; Trim/Pull; Competing; Bandaging;

Required Expertise

Flatwork; Sole Charge; Showing; Livery; Working with children; Riding School; Trekking; Driving;


Will live with family in home. Own fully equipped room in house with television and free wi-fi available. On main bus and train route.

Job Benefits

Opportunity to live and experience the beautiful highlands of scotland - Friendly Scottish family no real pressure other than a genuine love of horses. Chance for competition. Accomodation in home with family. Live and work with family. Chance to work with beautiful Scottish Clydesdale horses.

The Facility

GROOM/au-pair.. Beautiful Highlands of Scotland. Looking for someone to help for a month or so during summer. 4 Clydesdales 1 part Arab and 1 Hanovarian cross plus a pony. CHANCE TO COMPETE. (local shows, ridden Clydesdale ex racehorse) Full board, food and lodgings are provided, with your own room, television/DVD. Access to internet wi-fi. Live and help with family, Driving licence would be helpful. We practice (intelligent horsemanship). We are in the process of starting two of the Clydesdales, We show the Clydesdales, therefore someone who is confident in their own riding ability. Must have a calm demeanour around horses. Our horses live out with field shelters. Riding on beautiful. Brora beach access from horses field. Thank you looking forward to hearing from you.


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