Candidates needs to be passionate about learning classical dressage, self motivated, hard worker and have impeccable work ethic.
Work toward lessons on one of our schoolmasters with successful show records from Training to 3rd level. Or work in exchange of lessons and board on your horse. Weekly stipend for the right candidate. Additional paid hours doing more barn work if desired. Part time of full time. Shared housing available for the full time position.
Hours are typically 8am till 5:30. No stalls. Some light help in barn (turnout and water in stalls). Main duties are grooming, lunging, tack cleaning and riding. Stipend depending on experience/if need housing/board etc...
Come learn about organic horse care and classical dressage and reach your riding goals in a nurturing environment. Past working students have completed USDF Bronze medal, won 3rd place at the Maccabiah Games or found a job as a head trainer in another dressage barn. What are you goals? It can also be to learn to ride without a bridle or simply studying French classical dressage. I would love to help another wonderful and motivated working student. Flexible schedule, top notch care and facility + friendly coworkers and clients.
Owner has been classically trained in France and is a USDF L Graduate with distinction (USDF Judge training program).
Candidate has to have experience riding/training to First Level, impeccable manners, be very reliable and have a positive and drama-free attitude, self starter and willing to work. Need experience and confidence with handling all kind of horses. Will receive training in classical dressage and performance horse holistic care. We host frequent clinics with international riders and judges. Position can grow as the farm grow (we just opened summer of 2016).
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Work in exchange of lessons and stipend. Can turn into a paid position for the right candidate. Possibility to work off some (or all) of the board or toward a lease of half lease. Discount at the clinics we host. Possible housing. Position can grow into an employee position for the right candidate.
Private classical dressage training barn 1h10min from NYC. Organic horse caring. Lessons/Sales/Showing/Training/Starting/Clinics