Working Student Program

Thinking of a career in horses?
 
Then the working student program is for you.  We welcome people of all ages and experience levels. 
 
What will you learn?
*The daily responsibilties of running a boarding, training and competiton barn
*Grooming for competition horses
*Retraining off the track Thoroughbreds
*Training young horses & retraining problem horses
*General riding for novice horsemen
 
What type of commitment will I need to make?
*5 days a week, 7am-1pm & 4pm-7pm
*Any Combination of 10 shifts a week depending on overall team needs
*Hours are flexible 1 hour in either direction depending on time of year
*1 year contract
*Must be willing to get dirty and work hard, take directions well and occasionally work overtime
 
What will I gain?
*A thorough understanding of what it takes to be an event rider
*Life long connections to Olympic Riders, Trainers and Top Health Care Professionals
*Sharpened riding skills from several oppertunities to ride daily and compete
*Experience, teaching, riding
 
How will I be compensated?
*Full Board for 1 horse OR
*A lease horse to ride daily, lesson on and compete
*Regular Riding lessons
*$200/month stipend
 
Please Call (302) 561-4666 or e-mail amanda@amanda-church.com to set up an interview
 
We have one position left open.  The hours are Monday-Friday, 7am-3pm.  We are flexible with college students schedules by 1 hour in either direction.