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BHS Coach or PTT Cedar - Farm Equestrian Center, New York

Closing date: 27 July 2018

The long-established Cedar Crest Farm Equestrian Center in upstate New York seeks competent, enthusiastic Stage 3 Complete (BHSAI) or Stage 2 Complete (PTT) to join our team of like-minded professionals.

The position involves all yard duties plus the  opportunity to ride a number of quality horses on a daily basis, both  independently and under the supervision of Paul Lindsay BHSII and Geraldine Lindsay United States Eventing Association Level II  Instructor. The successful applicant must enjoy and feel confident  jumping both in the arena and cross-country up to 3'6" and should be  able to work horses correctly on the flat.  An ability to teach discerning adult amateur clients to a high level with skill and tact is  also required.

Benefits include:

  • one return air fare
  • Assistance with J-1 visa
  • visa costs
  • medical insurance and agency fees
  • accommodation and utilities in a  spacious staff apartment over the barn
  • a salary of $2600/month giving a total package value of $40000,000+ p.a. plus annual bonus based on business  profits

We run a six-day working week with Mondays off, plus one additional Tuesday off per month. Two weeks paid annual leave in keeping with the  American norm.  Hours of work are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily with one hour for lunch. Please note that the stable yard and accommodation are non-smoking areas and winter weather in New York is not conducive to smoking outdoors.

For further information about Cedar Crest Farm please visit and our Cedar Crest Farm Facebook page and if you  are interested in joining us contact Paul Lindsay at enclosing your C.V.  Qualified BHS staff from  many countries have enjoyed working for us over the years thanks to our  beautiful location, our good-quality accommodation, our calm and correct  training ethos and the kindness and generosity of our clients. There is no time limit on the application as the terms of the J-1 visa restrict employees to a 12 or 18 month period with the result that there is a generally another vacancy upcoming!

We are also able to consider applications from BHSAI'S looking to visit us immediately for a 90 day period.

Cedar Crest Farm Equestrian Center is located at 2054 Route 83, PinePlains, NY 12567, USA.


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