Part-Time Barn Manager
15-20 hours/week | $15-18/hour
ThorpeWood is a 160-acre mountain retreat that runs animal and nature programs for all ages, primarily at-risk youth. We also are a wedding and events venue.
We are looking for someone local, hard-working, and upbeat to care for our 5 horses, 3 goats, 2 cows, and flock of chickens. Duties include feeding animals, cleaning stalls, harrowing fields, being attentive to medical issues, grooming, ordering grain and shavings, coordinating with the vet, farrier, and weekend barn help, etc.
Our ideal candidate would also be eager to help out with property maintenance and/or outdoor programs.
Must be able to lift 50 pounds, stack and throw hay, drive a horse trailer and tractor (or be willing to learn).
Must have experience with large animals.
Must be available 7-10 am Monday-Friday (additional hours available, including weekends if desired)