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  • Horse Person Wanted

    Private Ranch near Mt. Shasta with 22 horses. Owners have high standards for care, training, safety and teamwork. Riding focus is primarily Western and is geared to training reliable trail horses. Duties: Daily horse care, riding and training. Additional skill sets that would be an asset: Horse health and veterinary knowledge. Natural Horsemanship. English and/or driving experience.

  • Working Riding Holiday

    Would you like to escape for a couple of weeks or a month or two and eat, sleep & breath horses at an equestrian farm in South Africa? Wild Coast Horseback Adventure is the perfect place to ride top class trail & safari horses, be hands on caring for the horses and discover our little piece of paradise . African bush, beach riding, swimming and schooling horses - lots of fun and great adventures. Join us for a life time experience. Book Now!!!

Must be able to work on own anitiative and also have ability to work as a team. Ability to ride on different types of horses as its a competiton/dealing yard. Must be able to produce and turn out young horses to high standard. Chance to compete . Excellent wage for right applicant. . contact by telephone please

The Job

Job No
109554
Status
Looking
Title
Yard Manager
Type
Rider-Hunter; Rider-Jumper; Head Groom; Groom-Competition;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
neg
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Posted
12/8/2012
Updated
12/8/2012
Expires
1 year ago
Views
1,233

Required Key Skills

Riding; Handling Youngstock; Schooling; Lunging; Bandaging; Plaiting; Trim/Pull; Sole Charge; Exercising; Starting/Breaking; Competing;

Required Expertise

Dressage; Show Jumping; Sole Charge; Flatwork;

Accommodation

car and accommodation can be provided

Job Benefits

perks and bonuses to right applicant

The Facility

we have excellent indoor and outdoor facilities plus horse walker and menages. There are currently 29 stables and 60 acres of pasture with good hacking in the area. We are located in the centre of a village just on the outskirts of Ayr.

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  • Private Yard seeking experienced groom

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