Working student position. Grooming and assisting head trainer in all aspects of horse care and farm management. Tacking up, grooming, cooling out of horses. Keeping barns and tack rooms neat and organized. Bathing, mane pulling, tack cleaning. Assisting vet and farriers. Assisting clients with care of their horses. Assist with feeding and turning in/out 20 horses a day. Opportunity for daily riding and lessons as well as a weekly stipend.
We are looking for self motivated, hard working individual who wants to learn to manage a top notch dressage training facility and improve their dressage skills as well. Individual must be mature, self motivated individual who enjoys working with both horses and their owners. Pony Club experience a plus.
Some horse experience necessary. Pony Club experience a plus.
Required Key Skills
Private bedroom and bath in mobile home on farm. High speed internet, landline phone, satellite tv provided.
Opportunity to ride and train with an FEI level dressage trainer. Learn the necessary skills of caring for top dressage horses.
50 acre dressage training facility in North Carolina. Full training, lessons and competition facility, covered and outdoor arenas, FEI dressage trainer. 36 stalls, lighted outdoor arena, covered dressage arena. Regular clinics with 5* judge FEI judge, Linda Zang, JJ Tate and others.