Riding and stable yard assistant/trainee

    Location: Coutras, Near Bordeaux
  • Category: Student
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Posted: Jun 8, 2019
  • Job ID: 141
  • Salary: Starting at 400.00€ per month
  • Job Views: 10

    Job Description

    We are looking for a trainee/student/assistant to join us looking after our amazing team of horses. Essential to be helpful and chatty with our clients!
    Must be a confident rider and keen to learn our way of taking care of horses, especially the older ones! Plenty of exercising, keeping our boys fit and happy - and regular instruction. Own horse a possibility. Accommodation with meals available, and use of car. This could be a part time job, so could easily persue another interest or continue studies.
    (Please note we are NOT looking for a rider to produce and compete young horses.)

     

    Job Requirements

    General stable duties - we have 4 in boxes and 6 live in the field.
    We have residential clients during the year, but also plenty of quiet weeks.
    When we have clients - helping them prepare to ride,  tacking up etc. After work care.
    Exercising horses when there are no clients. From time to time we have horses in for schooling.
    Plenty of instruction and help with your own horse if you want to bring one.