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Do you love children and horses?
Can you ride well?
Would you like to help with horses and live as part of our family with our own private yard?
We are looking for a friendly, happy, live in help with horses (3) and a very friendly energetic dog, plus some small amounts of childcare as part of an equestrian family in rural England.
PLEASE NOTE : You MUST have previous experience with looking after horses and be able to ride well. Experience is a requirement preferably you have owned your own horse for a few years. Please do NOT apply if you have never worked with horses or never looked after horses by yourself.
We offer : Weekly pocket money, all food, accommodation and opportunity to travel to other cities (e.g London is only one hour)
Babysitting and creative play
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Improve english, experience english life in countryside!
Opportunity to ride horses regularly (dependent on your height/weight and experience)
Share our family life and speak English and improve your English.
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Happy, outdoor-loving family with horses and dogs in Lincolnshire , England, seeking help with horses and to be part of the family.
You will help with care of the three horses: mucking out, grooming, riding, lunging, feeding and general care . Also some cleaning of tack and equipment. Previous experience is important. Please do not apply if you are a novice rider or have never worked with horses.
We have a lovely energetic spaniel, Bella!
With the children, it is only occasional baby sitting, riding out with them and sometimes preparing an evening meal.
You must be able to use your own initiative and be confident helping alone at times and completing tasks without supervision. So independent minded is a plus! Occasional requirement to be alone at home house-sitting and looking after the animals if we go away on holiday for short periods.
This host offers a language exchange
My daughter is learning Spanish so would be very interested to hear from any Spanish speakers
Own bedroom and shared bathroom in the family home.
Large home with plenty of space and independence.
We are only one hour by train from London , based in the East Midlands and other interesting places to visit are Stamford, Nottingham, Lincoln, Cambridge - all near to us by train.
If you can drive (drivers licence longer than 2 years) there is a chance to use a car and have some travel independence.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
We have plenty of space with electric hook up and running water
4 hours a day; help with the horses, some household or garden tasks with one day a week free and many weekends free if you wish to travel
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