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Trainer's Assistant/Instructor

Ancramdale, New York 12503
United States

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Date Posted: 05/07/2015 | Last Updated: 02/02/2019

Categories: Instructor, Rider - dressage
Positions Available: Full Time
Annual Salary Range: Not Specified
Minimum Education Level: None
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job: Any Breed
Languages Required: Any Language
Drivers license required? Yes
Commercial drivers license required? No
Own car required? Yes
Pets allowed? No
Non-smokers required? Yes
Live on site? Yes
Will pay to relocate? No
Height/Weight Specifications
(For riding positions only)
Height:  5 ft   6 in
Weight:  150 lbs
About The Facility
Professional, full-service Dressage & Jumping, Training, Boarding & Riding Academy on 200 acres. In business 30 years. 30 horses. Indoor and outdoor arenas, excellent footing, heated wash stalls & viewing lounge. Round pen. Acres of turnout. Miles of trails.
Job Description
Cheerful, hard working, energetic person to join our team of 7 on this dressage & jumping Training/Lesson farm. Trainer's Assistant responsibilities include riding basic dressage (Training, First Level), hack out school horses and ponies, groom/tack up to show quality standards, care of tack and equipment, bathing, clipping, assist basic horse care and barn operations. Instructor responsibilities: teach a balanced seat to beginner (all ages), lessons, saddle club, camps, weekends required.
Long-term employment opportunity for the right person with a desire to learn.
Job Requirements
Must enjoy and be good working with kids.
Excellent communications with staff and clients.
Basic computer skills.
English language. American citizen.
Lessons from Head Trainer, Silver Medalist.
Description of Housing Provided
Nice 3-4 room apartment on the farm. Pets only with prior approval.