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  • Manager/Rider Eventing stable in Malvern Pa

    Immediate opening for a motivated, hard working individual with experience managing a large operation. Individual should be professional, knowledgeable, and able to keep up with a fast paced business. Must be able to drive a truck & trailer, have valid drivers license. Daily responsibilities include participating in all stable duties, including mucking, turn-out, feeding, grooming, and riding. Salary commensurate with experience, housing available.

Instructor & Rider with Dressage and Jumping experience Young horse experience a must Please submit Video and Resume with application Small dressage facility looking to increase lesson component of business. Looking for an individual that can excel in this area. Able to manage the boarding aspect of the business, interact with customers, help manage property, barns, facilities, students/trainees, give lessons, provide services to the clients in full care, clip, exercise and train horses, groom and tack, clean tack, Help as needed to keep facilities clean, safe, and running smoothly. Would be responsible for growing a lesson business, riding the lesson horses to keep them tuned up, riding and preparing sale horses.

The Job

Job No
Rider & Instructor
Instructor; Rider-Dressage; Rider-Jumper; Rider-3 Day Event; Trainer-Show; Manager-Yard; Management;
Work type
Work time
Full-time; Part-time;
Base salary + commission for lessons
Bring own horse
Training available
9 months ago

The Employer

Employer No
Amado Equine
Amado, Arizona, United States US flag
Facility type
Dressage; Breeding/Foaling; Training;


Preferred Qualifications: Pony Club experience or other recognized training and testing Competed or trained through 4th level, Train horses through 3rd level Teach through 2nd level Teach both private and group lessons Ride up to several horses per day Handle foals and young stock Assist with starting young horses Jumping skills a plus! Good communication skills, a positive attitude, demonstrate a strong work ethic, interact professionally with customers Must have excellent horsemanship skills US Citizen or Permanent Resident

Required Key Skills

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

Required Expertise

Dressage; Eventing; Showing; Show Jumping;


Shared accommodations available.

The Facility

Training/lessons specializing in classical dressage. Custom pasture boarding. Sales of quality young horses.


bandaging; competing; dressage; driving license; equine first-aid; exercising; handling youngstock; lunging; rider-dressage; riding; schooling; showing; sole charge; trim/pull; first-aid; natural horsemanship; starting/breaking; clipping; eventing; instructor; management; manager-yard; plaiting; rider-3 day event; show jumping; teaching; job; united states; trainer-show; arizona; 116777;

Jobseeker Feedback

  • I spent just under three months with Bobbi and Gus, and learned so much in that time. The work can be physically demanding, but is definitely rewarding: with opportunities to see clinics and shows as well as developing farming skills, riding different types of horses, and undertaking normal ranch tasks. They are highly dedicated, passionate horse people, who will devote time to teaching you. Gus's natural horsemanship and Bobbi's dressage lessons were excellent, and will never be forgotten. Their property is beautiful, and their home is welcoming; a nice place to live and learn.

    Rhiannon Davies 3/6/2013
  • Working at the ranch was a wonderful experience! The horses are happy living out in the pastures and I found it amazing the way Bobbi and Gus could understand and work with them. Bobbi and Gus were very flexible in meeting my needs and every day presented a new learning opportunity. I especially appreciated the way Bobbi and Gus teach, allowing me to think about how I rode or did something, before telling me what they saw. I would definitely recommend Amado Equine to anyone looking for a working student position! Additional pluses are that Amado is a beautiful place to live, Bobbi and Gus are great cooks, and you will have the opportunity to meet international students! Thank you Bobbi and Gus for letting me stay with you!!!!

    Corin Foster 1/13/2012
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