Horse Trainer/Breeder - Broodmares & Foals

Widden Stud Australia
Published
February 10, 2020
Location
Denman
Category
Job Type
Skills
Experience with Broodmares and Foals
Country
Australia
Street Address
Widden Stud
State
New South Wales

Description

Successful thoroughbred stud located in the Hunter Valley, NSW currently accepting applicants for the role of Horse Trainer/Breeder working with broodmares and foals. We are looking for a motivated, determined & experienced individuals who have horse stud experience.
The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of industry best practice, with either international experience or a thorough understanding of the global trends of the thoroughbred industry.

Essential Criteria
• Knowledge of horsemanship practice at Certificate III level as a minimum standard, or in the absence of a qualification at least three years professional experience with breeding horses
• A minimum of two years’ experience handling & working with thoroughbred horses
• Proven knowledge & experience of horse handling & training methods specific to the thoroughbred breeding industry, including working with broodmares & foals and preparing horses for sale
• Oral & written communication skills of a level to take instruction & prepare basic reports
• Ability to work in a team and independently
• Sound knowledge of health & safety obligations & demonstrated skills in safe operation of equipment relevant to the training & breeding of horses

Terms of Employment
This is a full time position, with a minimum commitment of 2 to 4 years.

Salary package $54,000 to $65,000 (commensurate with your qualification, experience and skill level). Additionally, on-farm accommodation may be available.

To apply, please forward your resume, qualifications & at least 2 written references to:
Jean@widden.com

Australian residents and citizens as well overseas applicants with a visa invited to apply. Consideration may be given to highly skilled applicants without a visa if no other suitable person applies.

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