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  • Matthew Dowsley Dressage Stable

    We have a Groom/Working Pupil position for immediate start available.

  • Groom

    Experienced lightweight groom required for small livery event yard. Competent rider and capable of all general yard duties. 4 miles South of Evesham. Full or part time/ can be flexible. Live out positive and must have own transport.

Due to the passing of Mrs. Tankersley the apprentice program is closed. However, Al-Marah Arabians is still offering work experience to interested candidates in the breeding or show barn programs. Housing is on the farm. Please contact us for more details. Currently looking to hire employees at the breeding barn and at the Sport Horse barn which is where the hunters are also trained. Experience offered is comparable to experience gained in former apprentice program but certificates can no longer be offered. Positions available now. At the moment we do not have housing available for male applicants. This is a privately owned farm and we do not take outside horses in training unless they were bred by Al-Marah. We do give lessons however.

The Job

Job No
111583
Status
Looking
Title
Employees
Type
Rider-Dressage; Working Student; Stallion Handler; Groom-Showjumping; Rider-English; Other; Rider-Western;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
can be discussed
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Posted
12/18/2012
Updated
6/13/2013
Expires
1 year ago
Views
1,414

Requirements

Apply if you have any kind of horse experience. You will learn all facets of the Industry. Special consideration to applicants with a breeding farm background or show horse experience.

Required Key Skills

Starting/Breaking; Handling Youngstock; Bandaging; Equine First-Aid; Lunging; Riding; Schooling;

Required Expertise

Flatwork; Dressage; Stud;

The Facility

Located on almost 100 acres. We breed and show Arabians for the following disciplines : Hunters, Sport Horses, Reining, Cutting, Endurance, Dressage etc. The reiners, cutting horses, endurance horses and dressage horses are trained off the farm by other select trainers. Will be adding driving in the months to come. Numerous stallions (many National Champions) and broodmares. We break all our own horses. Took 19 horses to Sport Horse Nationals. Many stalls, pastures (grass) and several arena's (one covered and one indoor as well.) Round pens, hot walkers, eurocizer etc.

Tags

handling youngstock; lunging; show jumping; starting/breaking; stud; 111583; apprentice; rider-english; rider-hunter; arizona; riding; groom-showjumping; job; flatwork; schooling; working student; united states;

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