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  • Groom/Rider wanted for small private farm.

    Small farm 35 minutes north of Boston is looking for an experienced groom/rider for 3 horses in work and one retired horse. Must be capable to feed, clean stalls and barn, water and clean buckets, turnout, blanket appropriately, wrap, medicate, and perform any other necessary functions for the smooth flow of the barn. Riding is an added bonus if you have hunter ring 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!!!

We are looking for a reliable go-getter who loves to work with horses and people. From training, leading trail rides and sleigh rides, running summer camps, lessons in english, western, gaming and jumping - horse and barn care, preparing horses for sale and working with clientele - all skills are valued. We need a diverse, talented, ethical, honest and fun individual who values riding skills of all disciplines and has a strong desire to connect humans and horses in a loving and compassionate way. Excellent people and horse skills and a team player attitude is a must. Willingness to do diverse duties from barn work, ranch work, marketing, office work to horses. Someone who values the change in the seasons and all that brings. This is an excellent opportunity to build a clientele in lessons and/or training and sales. Not all these skills are required - some training is expected. But instruction and schooling is a must.

The Job

Job No
115607
Status
Expired
Title
Trainer/instructor
Type
Dude Ranch/Wrangler; Farm Maintenance; Farm Office Staff; Instructor; Rider-English; Rider-Western; Summer Camp; Working Couple/Team; Manager-Yard; Communications;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
doe
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Posted
8/22/2012
Updated
9/4/2014
Expires
2 years ago
Views
1,056

The Employer

Employer No
101024
Name
Guest Employer 101024
Location
Vermont, United States US flag
Facility type
Riding School; Holiday/Hacking Centre;

Requirements

We are a looking for a highly ethical and hard working individual or possibly a team to join our organized 20 year business. This person needs to be flexible and willing to do what needs to be done on the ranch rain, shine and snow. Excellent people skills and horse skills are a must with a strong liking and skill for teaching english and western seats with a strong emphasis on equine connection and humaneness. A desire to expand and contribute and build a clientele is desired.

Required Key Skills

Riding; Driving license; Equine First-Aid; Schooling; Teaching; Sole Charge; Natural Horsemanship;

Required Expertise

Driving; Riding School; Trekking; Working with children; Flatwork;

Accommodation

comfortable full sized accommodations are available on the property. these may or may not be shared by a roommate who also works on the farm.

Job Benefits

housing is available. After a trial period profit sharing opportunities. Vt health insurance plan available.

The Facility

Offering trail rides, lessons, riding camps, sleigh rides, in a beautiful, organized, family ranch in a setting that creates lifelong memories for our clientele.

Tags

driving license; equine first-aid; flatwork; rider-western; riding; schooling; sole charge; trekking; working with children; natural horsemanship; instructor; manager-yard; riding school; teaching; rider-english; communications; dude ranch/wrangler; farm office staff; job; summer camp; united states; farm maintenance; working couple/team; driving; vermont; 115607;
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