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Eventing Trainer - Georgia

, Georgia 34478
United States
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Date Posted: 11/08/2022 | Last Updated: 11/09/2022
Categories:
Instructor, Rider - Eventing, Trainer - Dressage, Trainer - Eventing, Trainer - Hunter/Jumper
Positions Available:
Full Time, Contract
Annual Salary Range:
Not Specified
Minimum Education Level:
High School
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job:
Any Breed
Languages Required:
English
Drivers license required?
Yes
Commercial drivers license required?
No
Own car required?
Yes
Pets allowed?
Yes
Non-smoker required?
Yes
Live on site?
No
Will pay to relocate?
No
Height/Weight Specifications
(For riding positions only)
Height:   ft   in
Weight:   lbs
About The Facility
This is a beautiful, properly planned facility about an hour south of Atlanta, Georgia. Settled on 52 acres, this 22 stall farm boasts an oversize roundpen, covered indoor arena with mirrors, and large outdoor jump arena with fiber footing. Constructed with an upper level Eventing operation in mind, the owner of this facility runs it as a passionate hobby, and is excited to watch it grow! This facility has a full-time live-in barn manager in place, as well as several members of barn staff to ensure horses are adequately cared for. There are currently 14 horses on site, and room to grow a program accordingly!
Job Description
Ideally seeking a new head trainer for this lovely operation. This person should have competed through at least training level in Eventing, and feel comfortable working with younger students through the levels. Currently, most of the clientele is in the beginner - BN stages, but there is ample opportunity to grow and attract new talent. The person coming into this role will be responsible for designing and running their own program in full. The owner will collect a small percentage of lesson/training fees in exchange for use of his facility, but will be largely hands-off with the structure of the program. Trainer will be allowed to set their own schedule and attract their own clients to the facility. Currently, there are about 10 students who would be interested in regular lessons and showing, and it is very much a friendly family environment. They would like to maintain the feeling that all ages and skill levels are welcome as the program grows. The ideal trainer will be focused on fostering a love of the sport of Eventing in the community, and will have an inviting and energetic approach to their program.
Job Requirements
- Must have competed through at least training level
- Must have prior experience teaching lessons through training level
- Must be willing to teach students of all ages and levels
- Must be capable of monitoring expenses and managing billing
- Must be comfortable managing social media and local self promotion
- Must have experience with handling emergency situations
- Must have a plan to build and grow a successful training business
- Must be willing and able to offer training rides
- Must be driven and self motivated
- Friendly and energetic personality
- Should be comfortable sourcing horses if clients desire
- Clinic opportunities exist in the surrounding areas if desired
Benefits
- Salary can be guaranteed until business is up and running
- All basic horse care is managed already
- Staffing is handled by owner
- Facility maintenance is handled by owner
- Freedom and flexibility to design your own hours and program
- Stabling can be provided for trainers personal horse(s)
Description of Housing Provided
Housing can be arranged/discussed in one of the owner's rental properties nearby.
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