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The Job

Job No
108809
Status
Looking
Title
Trainer/Helper
Type
Farm Maintenance; Groom-General; Other; Rider-Jumper; Rider-Western; Working Student; Groom-Ride/Leading; Parelli Horsemanship; Apprentice; Trainee;
Work type
Temporary; Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
a place to stay and learning opportunity
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Posted
8/30/2012
Updated
11/1/2013
Expires
3 months ago
Views
2,257

Requirements

You need to be athletic enough to mount a horse bareback. You need to have good balance and be in .... or get into....a good physical condition with the ability to ride over 20 miles in a day. You need to be easy to get along with and be able to follow instructions. NO SMOKERS no drugs and no drinking.

Required Key Skills

Riding; Handling Youngstock; Schooling; Lunging; Teaching; Sole Charge; Exercising; Starting/Breaking; Natural Horsemanship;

Required Expertise

Flatwork;

Accommodation

There is a cabin near the horses and on the ranch for girls. There is a room in my home for males.

Job Benefits

The area has canyons and mountains of anicent American cliff-dwellers and the modern Native American people. This is a cultural center. During the rodeo season we attent rodeos and there is the horse show season where you can compete if you have trained a horse that has become ready. There may be one or two over-night camp trips and trail rides to the river for swimming in the summer.

The Facility

NATURAL HORSEMANSHIP TRAINING and Breeding ranch. We have produced world champion Missouri Fox Trotters in Pole Bending and Barrel Racing along with great trail riding horses. Mostly we offer you a chance to improve your skills, there are aprox. 100 head here today. There is a cabin at the ranch for the girls to live in. Room and lessons are furnished and that is the salary. If you want to learn then here is an opportunity for a dedicated horse lover. You must be self-motivated as you will be on your own often. This is a western ranch. Ranch responcibilities are mostly horse training related (you must be light enought to ride young colts) but can include irrigation, planting crops, fencing, etc. We have a SMALL jumping course. We use Clinton Anderson style training videos to get you started. No smoking, drinking nor drugs allow. There is a curfew and a time for lights out at night.

Tags

apprentice; exercising; flatwork; groom-general; handling youngstock; lunging; rider-western; riding; schooling; sole charge; stable lad/lass; trainee; working student; groom-stud; natural horsemanship; stallion handler; starting/breaking; stud hand; teaching; rider-jumper; job; united states; farm maintenance; other; groom-ride/leading; harness/driving; trainer-show; parelli horsemanship; utah; 108809;

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