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General Information

  • Age 22 years
  • Date of Birth 24th May 2001
  • Had previous paid employment within the equine industry? Locked
  • Preferred Countries United Kingdom
  • County/State/Region West Yorkshire, UK
  • Job Category Flexible Hours, Part Time, Seasonal, Short Term (Temporary)
  • Earliest start date 13th October 2023
  • Freelance: Business Name Locked
  • Freelance: Hourly Rate Locked
  • Freelance: are you insured? Locked
  • Notice period One month
  • Best time to call Locked
  • Working Couples: Partner's profile reference number Locked
  • Live in or out Live in, Live out
  • Co-habiting? Locked
  • Full Postcode if live out (Private) Locked
  • Expected Job Level Groom, Groom/Rider, Rider, Sole Charge, Home Groom, Competition Groom
  • Animals to bring to a job Locked
  • Describe the animal/s you HAVE to bring to the job (if applicable) Locked
  • Can drive Car
  • Own car? Car
  • Height 5’3” / 160cm
  • Approximate weight Under 8st / 50.8kg / 112lb
  • Total years experience with horses Locked
  • Previous paid/work experience Locked
  • Future disciplines Dressage, Eventing, Family Yard, Hunting, Show Jumping
  • Riding Role? Locked
  • Nationality British
  • Languages spoken Locked
  • Qualifications Locked
  • Equine Skills Back/Break, Compete, Exercise/Hack Out, Lunging, Maintenance Skills, Management Skills, Muck Out, Ride, Rider/Trainer, School, Sole charge, Supervisory Skills, Work Rider, Work with children
  • Non-Equine Skills Locked
  • Longest time in one job Locked
  • Position held in this job Locked
  • 2nd longest time in one job Locked
  • Position held in this job Locked
  • Upload your CV Locked
  • Current passport? Locked
  • DBS (formerly CRB) or equivalent Locked
  • Smoker? Locked
  • Video URL Locked
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Experience with horses:

~ Four years experience as groom/ rider for Sawston Riding School

~ Experience taking clients from workplaces to showing shows, including preparation for classes and coaching the warm up. Gathering and organising class times for each rider and event. Ensuring all show gear is packed and organised on the trailer.

~ XC schooling ponies and horses in preparation for hunting events

~ SJ schooling ponies and horses in preparation for unaffiliated events

~ sole charge of yard experience from riding school (includes; preparing individual feeds, turnout, rugging system, preparing horses for each lesson in a timely manner)

Key Skills

~ working alone

~ professional yet interpersonal relationships with others

~ Able to organise family yards, including duties of safeguarding children around horses

~ First aid trained (BsC(Hons) Physiotherapy)

~ Own drivers license and transport

Strengths and Weaknesses

• I have limited experience, but am motivated to improve my skills in competition preparation; clipping, plaiting, bandaging, quarter marks e.t.c.

• As a current applicant to the British Army Officer Selection, I like to present myself as organised, punctual and presentable for work.


~ Live in opportunity with partner if outside of Yorkshire

• Days off for interviews, Medicaid and Army Officer Selection Board interviews between now and May 2024.

~ The opportunity to compete is ideal but not required


Caroline Carter Recruitment Ltd
The Stables
Fildyke Road
SG17 5LU
0203 006 5730 / 07747 686 118

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