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Groom/rider & Au Pair

Lees Family Quirindi, New South Wales

Job Description

We are a family run cattle and cropping farm located 30 minutes outside Quirindi NSW, 4.5 hours north of Sydney. There is a daily train too and from Sydney and has an airport just over an hour away. We are looking for an individual to help with a combination of childcare duties & horse management.

We are busy family, so we need someone to give us a hand juggling the children’s morning & after school routine, general household duties & the horses.

We have two children, one is in school full-time (Age 6), and the other is starting pre school in the new year, (Age 4). It is important the the candidate is fun, easy going and is a self starter.

We are looking for someone to help with daily exercising of horses, feeding, rugging and general horse care at home and at competitions. The right candidate is a confident and experienced horse rider who can work independently and has attention to detail. You will have the ability to bring your own horse if you wish. There will be plenty of competitions, so competition experience is favourable however not essential.

The position includes: comfortable accommodation in a private cottage, wifi, and access to vehicle if you don’t have your own. This position is 5 days per week and does include weekends. Weekends off can be arranged, when not at competitions. A wage (minus rent, car & internet) is provided.

Ability to sign off for 2nd/3rd year visa holders. This position is for a minimum of 6 months and would be ideal for a 3rd year Visa or a gap year. Can start any time from now until the beginning of February and must be available until the end of May.

Please do not apply unless you are a confident rider and have a drivers licence.

Please send me a DM if you would like to know more.

Postcode: 2343 (Quirindi, New South Wales)

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Lees Family

Member since: March 2018

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