Are you passionate about horses and riding? Do you have a lot of horse care knowledge and love to be around horses? This is a great job with a terrific family at our home in Villanova, Pennsylvania, just 10 miles from Center City Philadelphia. Job includes full care for 2 horses and riding and lunging to keep them fit and in training. Owner rides only a few times per week. The job could be part time or full time. Part time is 20-25 hours a week. For the right person the job is available full time for an average of 40 hours a week. For full time the job expands to errands, driving, and other tasks to help things run smoothly in the household and on property. No household cleaning or nannying needed. Your flexibility and an upbeat attitude is important. We are a family who appreciates having individuals around who enjoy their work and like to learn and grow. For the right individual there may be an opportunity for a live-in situation. Smoke-free home and property. Two horses and a mini pony live on the premises. You must have excellent references and experience in all major aspects of horse care. College degree or equivalent a plus. Your own transportation is required - except if it were to be for a full time live in situation - it could be negotiable.The stable has been newly renovated and expanded and is a lovely working environment with some nice touches including a tack room with heating and a chandelier.
Safety is very important at our stable. The right individual for this job with be very safety conscious. The job requires a strong healthy individual who is able to perform all equine related and barn tasks in all weather and is a competent rider.
Potential accommodation is a private room, separate sitting room both with HD cable TV and full wifi and private bathroom in a separate wing of the family home.
The opportunity to work for an established family in nice surroundings with good job security for the right person is a benefit. You should have your own health insurance.
Looking for a responsible and independent individual to ride and take care of our horses and stables in a private setting. If you wish for a part time position, there is the availability for the current caretaker who works on property full time to share in the work including the morning and evening feedings. The job could be part time or full time. Full time would include duties such as errands and other items to help the family run smoothly. No nannying or household cleaning. Riding is an important part of this job. Care of the horses includes grooming, mucking, feeding, washing, tacking, lunging, riding and keeping the stable and equipment clean. Excellent references, experience and your own transportation would be helpful. For full time there is a possibility for live-in and if this were the case, the transportation is negotiable.There is also flexibility as to the amount of hours. If you are interested in work in this part of the USA near Philadelphia, send a message.