We'll be your new happy place

At Petasfield Stables we aim to provide a relaxed, welcoming and encouraging place for you to learn, progress or just have fun with our amazing team of horses and ponies.

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We are looking for a new Team member!

Join our team!

Part time coaching position available at a highly reputable small riding school in Hertford.

A chance to join a friendly, encouraging and welcoming yard that has a great community spirit and team. 

The job includes:

  • Coaching a variety of clients from children to adults
  • Coaching sessions of private, semi private and small groups of 3 riders.
  • Opportunity to run pony days, camps and clinics
  • Coaching qualification not essential but must have experience of 5+ years
  • Taking clients on hacks
  • Yard work including mucking out, grooming, bring in and turn-out
  • Ad hoc schooling
  • Hours are negotiable but are roughly 12-15hrs a week and will include weekend and evening shifts. Good for some extra income alongside another role.

Candidate Information:

  • Candidate will require 5+ years experience in the horse industry.
  • Positive individual that is able to work well in a team but also independently.
  • High standards of welfare and yard work.
  • Hard working, reliable, flexible and proactive.
  • Would consider someone that cannot coach and wants a yard / hacking only role.

Please apply with a CV, with references and a covering letter to [email protected]

Christmas Vouchers and Merchandise

Our Own a Pony Event on 6th Jan would make an excellent Christmas present for someone who loves ponies!

We also have our Adult Camp, between Christmas and New Year perfect for any ability and a lovely present!

See here for more details

Our merchandise is now available to buy!  We have calendars, notepads, totebags and hoodies (hoodies must be ordered before Nov 30th)

See here for all the details

Important Information

We have a waiting list for all our lessons and hacks currently and have made the decision to close them as they are extremely long.  We apologise that we cannot take on new riders at present but please see our events page as we often have things for those not currently riding with us to get involved with.

Adverse Weather Policy

With increasingly extreme weather over the last few years we have introduced an adverse weather policy. 

Please ensure you are wearing correct attire when coming along to your riding lessons/ hacks and events.

Please see here to read the policies. 


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What do we offer?

We offer tuition for beginners all the way through to the more advanced rider. 

Hacking available (subject to initial assesment). We run regular hacks for those of you that want to just relax and have some fun on horseback.

We are proud to say we are a Pony Club Centre where we run care sessions, rallies and camps. 

Bring along your own horse to one of our clinics or events. Perfect for some informal practice!

Clinic space is available to hire for Coaches & Instructors. Email for more info.