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  • private hunt farm in NW Illinois, assist manager

    Beautiful rolling hillside country of NW Illinois, small barn of 8-15 horses on 3500 acres. Private family 2nd residence seeks full time live-in assistant barn manager to help with small hunt barn. One bedroom apartment above barn, pond, 6 stall barn. Can bring a horse. Duties to include feeding, turnout, some mucking, lots of grooming, general barn cleaning in a luxury setting. prepare horses for family and training. Chance to ride, train and condition in a world class hunt country.

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
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
3 years ago
Views
1,084

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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