Seasonal Foaling Assistants - Thoroughbred Studs

Location: W. Cape & N. Cape
Duration:
  • Seasonal
Start date / availability: until ± end December
Suit presentable, hard-working, stud-passionate candidates seeking TB stud work experience; knowledge & understanding of foaling procedures; some foaling experience beneficial. Reliable & able to contribute in a team environment, working under supervision. Offering substantial foaling experience & scope of development opportunities.
Responsibilities / Requirements of role:

Pre & post foaling care of mares & foals, foal handling & training, nursing & intensive care of sick foals, foal watch. Assisting vet & farrier. Supervise feeding. Flexible to assisting where required.

Level of Experience, Qualification(s) Required / Training Offered: Working knowledge of foaling, basic foaling experience preferable (but not essential). Training provided.
Details to Veterinary / Vet Nursing / Speciality requirements: Basic nursing experience beneficial, able to assist with emergency surgeries.
Full/Part-Time; Hours of Work; Weekend/After Hours Required: Prepared to work stud season hours, available at all times for emergencies.
Drivers license required: No
Own transport required:
  • Preferable
Remuneration / Package Perks: Dependent on experience, intern-level.
Accommodation:
  • Live in
  • Furnished
  • Fully serviced
Pets:
  • Pets not permitted
Smoking preference: Not applicable
Any additional comments: Content to live on a remote farm & work a busy season in a comfortable family environment. Please specify region.
Located in: Equestrian related

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