Working Student For Eventing YardChesterfield EquestrianGuest Member, Salisbury, North Carolina, 28146, United States
- Job No
- in 2 months
We have openings for two full time working students in Salisbury, North Carolina. 3-6-9 and 12-month programs are available, depending upon your goals and interests.
Come with your horse(a) and do high level Pony Club prep, prepare for a specific competition goal, OR just bring yourself and learn the horse management skills you need to be in the professional horse industry. We can tailor a program to your needs and goals.
Working students will be required to daily farm chores for a 15-horse stable including: mucking, feeding, cleaning, grooming, tacking & after care, wrapping, blanketing, night check and basic medical care.
Regular lessons and riding are part of the program!
Ideal candidate is reliable and motivated and eager to learn. Ability to be a team player with a sense of humour is a must :-) 6-day work week, most weekends competing or schooling. Stipend when away from the farm. This is an unpaid position. www.chesterfieldequestrian.com firstname.lastname@example.org Call, text and/or email Bob and Katherine for details and to apply (704) 636-9418
Minimum age 18. Drivers license and your own vehicle.
Required Key Skills
- People Skills
Shared housing available on site with kitchenette and washer/dryer.
You will learn from an experienced team and have the opportunity to pursue your specific goals. We are an evening yard, but we also have young horses getting started and there is lunging and long-line work as well as backing and breaking IF you are interested (not required). You will learn about managing a barn, marketing a small business, as well as everything from pulling manes, braiding, wrapping and first aid to professionally grooming at competition. We regularly school off property and you will learn how to pack and prepare to take horses on the road as well as work off the trailer for daily schooling and shows.
- Employer No
- Chesterfield Equestrian
- Guest Member
- Salisbury, North Carolina, United States distance
- North Carolina, United States distance
- Facility type
12-15 horse active eventing barn with modest breeding/young horse program