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Our stables is a training yard for ponies and sport horses . We concentrate on breaking and schooling young horses, however our specialty is taking in rescues and turning them into lovely talented riding and show jumping ponies . Based between the Knockmeal mountains and the Comereraghs our yard is very rural and 20 minutes drive to the nearest town The scenery around us is amazing with olots of local walk ways and a hill walking club .
Help in the house
You will learn how to school and handle horses and ponies that may not have had the best start in life and need Tender Love and care . An opportunity to travel Ireland in free time and explore all the amazing things there is to offer eg: surfing in Inch co kerry . Your horse riding skills will also improve . There are opportunities for lessons.
I am looking for someone with experience with handling horses and a love of dogs and cats is also a bonus .
A rider with level 5 /gallop 5 would be preferred as these ponies are mainly young and inexperienced. A person with a good sense of humour and likes to converse but can work on their own initiative would be great .
Duties entail : feeding, mucking out , exercise , grooming and occasional house sitting.
My daughter is 15yrs old, and we are getting more and more professional in our yard. So we often go to competitions at weekends.
Live in house with family and own room ( may have to share on occasion )
Good bus service from local towns ( Clonmel and Dungarvan ) . Everything is available depending on what your interested in .
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week