Kiwi Valley Farm Park is a 20 Acre Farm, located in Henderson Valley, West Auckland New Zealand.We are a busy Children's / Public Farm Park that have visitors travelling locally, nationally and internationally to see us!
We have a NURSERY SHED for people to come in and hold / cuddle our small baby animals, A MAZE to get lost in, TRACTOR RIDES, Explore the FARM WALK and HAND FEED our friendly animals HORSE AND PONY RIDES for all
Playgrounds, sandpits, on-site Cafe and on-site Kindergarten!
We are open to the General Public and provide guided packages for Birthday parties, Corporate Groups, Kindergartens, Educational School Visits, Special Need Groups, Film and Television...the list goes on!
We are looking for a FULL TIME Stable Manager... who is a CUSTOMER SERVICE SUPERSTAR...HORSE WHISPERER...AND LOVES WORKING WITH PEOPLE!
Hours of work - WEDNESDAY TO SUNDAY (please do not apply if you cannot commit to this working week)
Approx. 8.00am Start to 4.00pm Finish
GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION :
Bringing in ponies and horses who are working for the day
Filling water troughs
Providing EPIC Customer Service to our customers
Providing lead reign pony / horse rides for children and adults
Implementation of health and safety protocols / regulations
Implementing exercise and educational regimes for all stock
Assisting in buying and selling
Teaching our volunteers etiquette around horses
Operating a Tractor (training provided)
Liaising with professional services - Vets, Farriers, Dentists, Osteo's etc
Keen to provide riding instruction after hours
MUST HAVES :
An AMAZING outgoing and friendly attitude
Strong work ethic
Able to work hours as above
Strong riding history
Calm manner around stock
Thrives under pressure
Full, Clean Drivers licence requiredNZ Citizen or Valid Working VISA
Starting / Breaking
Working with children
Working with the disabled
Live out situation. However, may be able to assist in locating nearby accommodation if required
We are a close knit team, who work really hard, but love to have a good time doing it!Close to bus route, 10 mins away from local mall, 25 mins away from Auckland CBD