Job Description: English Riding Facility Barn Groom / Stable Hand
- Provide excellent care and support to horses and riders in our esteemed riding facility.
- Maintain a clean and organized barn environment to ensure the comfort and well-being of our equine athletes.
- Perform daily tasks such as feeding, first aid and medicine, as well as grooming and tacking up horses for lessons and training sessions.
- Execute stall cleaning, turnout, and other general barn duties to maintain a high standard of cleanliness and functionality.
- Demonstrate exceptional horse handling skills. Including working alongside equine professionals such as veterinarians and farriers.
- Work collaboratively with our team to ensure smooth operations and a positive experience for all riders and horses.
- Prioritize the safety and welfare of both horses and humans, following established protocols and guidelines.
- Possess a strong work ethic, attention to detail, and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced equestrian environment.
- Previous experience in an English riding facility or with horses is preferred but not required; we are willing to provide training for the right candidate.
- If you are passionate about horses, dedicated to equine care, and thrive in a supportive team environment, we invite you to apply for this position @ email@example.com
Horse Trainer & Rider (Dressage, Hunter Jumper, and Jumper Disciplines)
English Horse Trainer (Dressage, Hunter Jumper, and Jumper Disciplines)
We are currently accepting applications for experienced and dedicated English Horse Trainers with expertise in dressage, hunter jumper, and jumper disciplines. As a vital member of our equine training team, you will play a crucial role in developing and refining the skills of our horses in their respective disciplines. Your responsibilities will include designing and implementing training programs tailored to each horse's individual needs, refining their movement and technique, and enhancing their performance in competitions. You will work closely with our barn manager to ensure effective communication and coordination between horse and rider. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in training and competing in dressage, hunter jumper, or jumper disciplines, with a deep understanding of the specific demands and requirements of each discipline. Strong horsemanship skills, exceptional patience, and a passion for equine training are key attributes for this position. Join our team and contribute to the advancement and success of our horses as we strive for excellence in English riding disciplines. Resumes can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Job Description: Trainer (Dressage, Hunter Jumper, and Jumper Disciplines)
We are currently seeking experienced and dedicated Trainers with a focus on training students in dressage, hunter jumper, and jumper disciplines. As a pivotal member of our equestrian training team, your primary responsibility will be to guide and mentor our students, helping them develop their riding skills and excel in their chosen disciplines. You will design and implement training programs tailored to each student's abilities and goals, providing comprehensive instruction and constructive feedback. Additionally, as part of your role, you will be responsible for actively recruiting and building your own client base, fostering relationships with existing clients, and expanding our student network. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in training and coaching students in dressage, hunter jumper, or jumper disciplines, with a deep understanding of the technical aspects and nuances of each discipline. Excellent communication skills, strong instructional abilities, and the ability to motivate and inspire students are essential for this role. Join our team and contribute to the growth and success of our equestrian program as we aim to provide exceptional training experiences for our students. Resumes can be sent to email@example.com
Trail Ride Lesson Guide
Job Title: Trail Ride Guide (Beginner Level)
Skilled and enthusiastic Trail Ride Guide specializing in beginner riders to provide captivating and safe introductory trail ride lessons. As a Trail Ride Guide, you will be responsible for leading small parties of riders through scenic trails, ensuring their safety, providing basic horse riding instruction, and creating an enjoyable experience for all participants. Your passion for horses, strong knowledge of safety protocols, and storytelling abilities will be key to success in this role.
- Lead small parties of beginner riders on trail rides, ensuring their safety and well-being throughout the journey.
- Provide introductory horse riding lessons, including proper mounting, basic riding techniques, and guiding riders on handling and communication with the horses.
- Assess riders' abilities and adjust instruction accordingly, offering guidance and support to help build their confidence.
- Conduct safety briefings before each trail ride, including guidelines on trail etiquette, horse handling, and emergency procedures.
- Engage riders through storytelling and sharing interesting information about the surrounding area, local wildlife, and history, enhancing their experience during the ride.
- Demonstrate excellent customer service skills, ensuring riders feel welcomed, comfortable, and have an enjoyable time.
- Perform routine horse care tasks, such as grooming, tacking, and checking equipment, to maintain the health and well-being of the horses.
- Follow established protocols for horse and rider safety, including conducting regular safety checks on equipment, saddles, and helmets.
- Extensive experience and expertise in working with horses, particularly in trail riding and providing beginner-level instruction.
- Excellent communication skills, with the ability to effectively instruct and guide beginner riders, adapting to different learning styles.
- Enthusiasm for storytelling and the ability to engage and entertain riders by sharing interesting facts and anecdotes during the trail ride.
- Exceptional customer service skills, demonstrating patience, empathy, and professionalism with riders of diverse backgrounds and skill levels.
- Attention to detail and a proactive approach to maintaining and inspecting equipment, saddles, and horses before and after trail ride.
Resumes can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
English Riding Equestrian Internship with Housing
Job Description: English Riding Equestrian Internship with Housing
We are currently seeking enthusiastic and dedicated individuals to join our team as English Riding Equestrian Interns. This internship offers a unique opportunity for aspiring equestrians to gain hands-on experience in various aspects of horse care, stable management, riding, and client training. With the added benefit of provided housing, interns will have a comfortable living arrangement while immersing themselves in the equestrian world.
1. Stable Hand Duties: Assist with daily barn chores, including feeding, watering, mucking stalls, turnout, and general stable maintenance.
2. Grooming: Participate in grooming routines such as brushing, bathing, and mane/tail maintenance to ensure the horses are in optimal condition.
3. Riding: Engage in regular riding sessions, improving your equestrian skills under the guidance of experienced trainers.
4. Client Training: Aid in client training sessions, helping riders enhance their skills and providing assistance during lessons.
5. Horse Show Support: Attend horse shows with our team, assisting in preparation, transportation, grooming, and other tasks required for successful participation.
6. Department Rotation: Interns will have the opportunity to rotate between different departments, including barn management, lesson programs, and horse training, to gain a well-rounded understanding of various equestrian operations.
7. Personal Advancement: Interns will have the chance to ride horses for further practice and advancement of their own equestrian skills.
1. Passion for Equestrianism: Demonstrated interest in English riding, horse care, and overall equestrian knowledge.
2. Basic Horse Handling Skills: Familiarity with common stable practices, such as grooming, tacking up, and general horse care.
3. Riding Experience: Proficiency in English riding disciplines, with a desire to improve and develop advanced riding techniques.
4. Strong Work Ethic: Willingness to work in a physically demanding environment and ability to follow instructions efficiently.
5. Team Player: Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a team.
- Interns are accepted throughout the year, allowing for flexible start dates based on availability.
- The duration of the internship will be determined on an individual basis, with a minimum commitment of 3 months.
- Housing will be provided on-site, ensuring convenience and a supportive environment.
- Weekly schedules will vary, including weekdays, weekends, and occasional evenings to accommodate the needs of the stable and horse shows.
Join our team of dedicated equestrians, where you will have the opportunity to expand your equestrian skills, learn from experienced professionals, and gain valuable hands-on experience in various aspects of the equestrian industry. Apply now to embark on an exciting equestrian internship with us! Resumes can be sent to email@example.com