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  • Working student/paid position

    If you have the qualities we are looking for to join our team this is a great opportunity to learn and develop your skills in a paid position.

We are looking for an additional team member in the German run Dressage Center in California, starting in January 2014 or later. The student should have good basic skills in Dressage, preferably to 2nd level. We offer instruction from our three FEI trainers and depending on ability, possible participation in shows. An own horse can be brought as well. The position consists out of lots of riding, horse and tack care, some teaching and some barn/farm work.

The Job

Job No
231163
Status
Looking
Title
Working Student/Dressage Rider For Fei Dressage Center
Type
Rider-Dressage; Working Student; Trainee; Classical Training;
Work type
Temporary;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
depending on ability and skill level
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Dates
from Wednesday, January 01, 2014
Posted
12/12/2013
Updated
12/12/2013
Expires
1 month ago
Views
1,026

The Employer

Employer No
101118
Name
Christiane Noelting Dressage Center Inc.
Website
http://www.christianenoelting.com
Location
California, United States US flag
Facility type
Dressage; Riding School; Showing; Breeding/Foaling; Training;

Required Key Skills

Riding; Driving license; Handling Youngstock;

Required Expertise

Dressage;

Accommodation

A fully equipped studio apartment is available.

Benefits

We offer instruction from our three FEI trainers and depending on ability, possible participation in shows.

The Facility

The Dressage Center is a 40 acre full-care equestrian center for about 40 horses. Christiane is a judge and FEI rider, the assistant trainers are succesful FEI riders/ German Bereiter as well. The Center has a 25 x 55 m lighted, indoor arena with mirrors on the entire short side and rubber footing. An additional 25 x 25 m covered arena. We have two outdoor arenas 50m x 70m and 20m x 60m both with sand footing and large lighted longe pen. Surrounding the property is a two mile galloping trail. Each year we have 3-4 Hannoverian/Oldenburger foals beeing born here. Each year, the Dressage Center holds a series of five, three star (CDS, USDF and USEF) dressage shows, as well as clinics with international trainers. There is a Kids riding and Vaulting program going on year round. For the well being and proper development of the horse and the correctness of your seat Jochen Schleese of Schleese Saddlery Service comes three times a year for Saddle Fitting and adjustments to CNDC.