Centaur Riding School is looking for a Working Student.
Centaur is both a riding school and a breeding farm. The Student will learn both aspects of this business.
We are looking for someone to help with daily running of a horse stable as well as grooming, riding, and maybe even some coaching.
The position will be sculpted to meet the Student's goals. The candidate will receive a thorough education in the operation of a successful riding school and breeding farm.
COACHING: Many lessons are taught at Centaur on a weekly basis. If desired, the Student will be taught how to coach as well as mentored during this process.
EC RIDER LEVELS: We hold preparation courses and exams for the different EC Rider Levels. The Student will be welcomed to attend these courses, as well as the exam.
RIDING: We have many school horses at different levels. Depending on the riding skills of Student, horses will be made available for practice.
COMPETITION: Centaur holds many horse shows every year, as well as travel to shows. The Student will be invited to participate at these.
HORSEMANSHIP: The Student will learn about all aspects of horse care, through daily on-hands experience as well as theory courses
An apartment is available with this position, as well as some money (more, as skills improve), and of course a daily riding lesson.
Centaur has been in business for over 40 years teaching dressage and hunters, and there is Level 3 Dressage Coach on site, as well as our resident trainer.
Position is available April 1 2015.
Posted pictures all feature present and past Centaur working students.