Working Student Position in Germany!
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Talk

Working Student Position in Germany!

This is a discussion on Working Student Position in Germany! within the Horse Talk forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category
  • Working with horses germany
  • Germany working student position

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    05-19-2011, 03:11 PM
  #1
Foal
Working Student Position in Germany!

I am so excited, I got a working student position at an eventing barn in Germany! I live in Canada and I'm just so ridiculously excited that I figured I would post it here where people actually understand my horsey excitement!


I applied to a lot of places to get any type of job I could, because I didn't think many people would choose me when they get dozens of applicants but pick only 1. And I ended up gettinga few offers which absolutely shocked me, because although I love horses and am a decent rider, I have absolutely no show experience to back up my riding, and only volunteer experience to back up my horse care.

I was about to accept an offer the other day and while I was looking up information about the town it was in and things, I got a message from the one I applied to in Germany, and they said that they had many applicants older and more experienced than me, but had a good feeling about me and thought I seemed so keen to learn and brave to move out to Germany for 6 months at least and picked me.

I am soo excited, sorry about the long happy rant, I just need to get it out somehow:)
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    05-19-2011, 03:39 PM
  #2
Foal
WOW congrats!!!! There are a lot of German workers here at Spruce, it's really cool to be able to meet people from all over the world.
When are you going??? Where else did you apply? I hadn't thought of doing anything like that, but it sounds like a really cool opportunity!
     
    05-20-2011, 08:56 AM
  #3
Foal
Thanks so much! I'm going June 15, flight is booked!

I applied at tons of places. I am a I have a dual Canadian/UK citizenship so am able to work anywhere in Canada and the EU, so basically I went on yardandgroom.com, and anywhere in those places that had a working student position, groom, rider, camp instructor etc. positions available I applied to. You should do it, I've heard back from so many, it's been great all the replies you get!
     
    05-20-2011, 11:18 AM
  #4
Foal
I just discovered that site after I saw your thread yesterday! Looks cool, maybe I'll consider it for next summer!
Are you in school? Six months seems like such a long time!
     
    05-20-2011, 01:26 PM
  #5
Foal
Congrats!
It sounds like you have an awesome opportunity ahead of you, it will be very exciting! Everyone must be very proud of you!
     

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Lookingg for a Working Student Position, Have you heard of these Trainers? Freedomhowler Dressage 12 03-14-2011 08:39 AM
Looking for a working student position... Gillian Horse Talk 12 12-16-2010 12:29 PM
Working student position equals MINE! eventerwannabe Dressage 1 07-25-2010 05:47 PM
Working Student Position? wordstoasong Barn Maintenance 3 01-28-2010 12:48 AM
Working Student Position? JayLee24 Horse Talk 0 02-14-2009 04:31 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:17 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0