2ND YEAR, 3RD YEAR AND COVID 19 VISA SIGN OFF AVAILABLE.
YOU MUST CURRENTLY BE IN AUSTRALIA AS BORDERS ARE CLOSED TO NON RESIDENT AUSTRALIANS.
We are looking for grooms. Role would include all normal stable duties, mucking out, hosing horses, tacking up and untacking, mixing feeds, feeding horses, rugging and unrugging horses, keeping stables and barn clean and tidy, other odd jobs around the farm. Experience handling horses is necessary. Our farm is 700 acres and we offer a family friendly covid safe environment.
We compete, breed and train showjumping horses and also break in, pre train and spell racehorses. You would work closely with Tom McDermott the current Australian Showjumping Champion. As we have two farms we are able to sign off 2nd and 3rd year visas. The farm is situated 1 hour by train from Sydney and is close to the Blue Mountains. It is easy to catch the train to beaches and other tourist sights in Sydney and the Blue Mountains.
It is of the upmost importance that you are conscientious and pay attention to detail eg if a horse has any injury, wound or is unwell. Package includes accommodation, food, wifi, share car, visa sign off, use of one of our horses if you want to ride after work and a wage. We pay all living expenses eg electricity, water. No bond required. It is very important that you can fit in with the rest of our team and want to have fun. Ability to speak reasonable English and can follow instructions in English.
This link is to an article about our farm
A video about our farm
Visit our fb page Fernhill Agistment and Equestrian Centre or Tom McDermott fb page to see photos of our farm. Also insta page Fernhill Equestrian or thmcdermott.
Phone Jennie 0412 051 025/Tom McDermott 0402 309 667 or email [email protected] with your details and experience handling horses.
Postcode: 2745 (Mulgoa, New South Wales)
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We have an agistment farm with showjumpers and racehorses. We breed, educate and compete showjumpers and agist/spell, pre train racehorses. Our farm is 700 acres just over an hour from Sydney, you can visit beaches, Sydney tourist spots and the Blue Mountains . Can sign off 2nd/3rd year visa as we have another farm in Wagga postcode 2650.
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