Help on Connemara Pony Farm and Yard


The Exchange

Our Yard is Situated in Renvyle on the West Coast of Ireland where our family have been breeding/training ponies for 5 generations & have a long line of successful champion Connemara ponies as well as specialising in training & competing performance ponies. Looking for Farm Help and Equestrians who can help in the yard - muckout /care for/groom/exercise etc. + Opportunity to Ride for Good competent Rider. Immediate Vacancy - Training Given


Title

25 hours of help per week

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs or building.

Gardening: Help grow plants and cultivate gardens

Animal Care: Help look after and take care of animals.


What you get

2 days off per week

Private Room: You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Lunch: You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.

Dinner: You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Bikes at your disposal: You can use our bikes any time you want.

Pick Up: We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.

Use our equipped kitchen: Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.


Requirements

Intermediate English

Over 19 years old

Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

Yard with Performance Ponies and Trekking Centre Horses to be cared for.
Duties include, cleaning/mucking-out, feeding, grooming, leading in and out.

If able to ride there is opportunity to ride out and exercise.
Must have a good level of horsemanship to ride though.
Also an Opportunity to compete if a very good competent and confident rider.

Lots of opportunity to meet other people and practice speaking English.


Activities & Shift

5 hours of Help per day.
Mostly Mornings but can be divided into 2/3 morning and 1/3 late afternoon.


Rules

Must be an Animal Lover.

Non Smoking Position.