Small, private, 8 horse competitive dressage and jumper facility looking for working student to assist in the following duties: Hacking/Exercising Horses Stall Cleaning General Stable Cleaning Grooming Tacking Feeding Turnout Traveling to clinics and shows when necessary, including overnight, to assist with horse care. Help with occasional farm maintenance when needed (ie. Painting, hay season, paddock and arena maintenance)
Must be able to accurately follow directions, work in an efficient, calm manner with a sense of purpose and urgency and communicate clearly and effectively.
Foreign Appicants welcome, but must have own US work permit
Housing: Own room - Bedsit, small kitchen, W/D, cell phone, all utilities (internet, electric, etc.) access to farm vehicles; trucks and trailers.parking. We request that you have clean living habits and are able to show courtesy and respect to the common areas of the home and your roommate. Non-smokers only, one pet and zero drug policy. You will also have access to a gym, pool, & tennis court
Riding experince a plus, Dresssage and Hunter Jumper lessons 2-3 times per week from Trainer.
Instruction on proper professional general horse care and handling, sport horse and high performance horse care, professional stable care, professional grooming and show groom experience. If your goal is to work in a professional equestrian career as a groom or stable manager at a high level at larger facilities we certainly can prepare you for future success.
Remuneration per week based on experience. *Housing *Weekly day off plus additional negotiable time off
*100+ acres facility with access to swimming pool, tennis court, full gym, trail riding.
Lake O' The Woods Plantation is private estate just 50 miles north of Raleigh, NC. We have 6 stall stable, 2 extra stalls and sand school arena set in 110 acres. We currently have 8 horses of which three; two Hannoverian and one Rheinander we imported from Germany. These along with a few others are being trained for eventing.