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General Information

  • Age 23 years
  • Date of Birth 9th June 1997
  • Had previous paid employment within the equine industry? Locked
  • Preferred Countries United Kingdom
  • County/State/Region Berkshire, UK, Hampshire, UK
  • Job Category Full Time
  • Earliest start date 20th June 2018
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  • Freelance: are you insured? Locked
  • Notice period none
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  • Working Couples: Partner's profile reference number Locked
  • Live in or out Live out
  • Co-habiting? Locked
  • Full Postcode if live out (Private) Locked
  • Expected Job Level Groom, Groom/Rider, Sole Charge, Assistant Head Person, Riding Instructor
  • Animals to bring to a job Locked
  • Describe the animal/s you HAVE to bring to the job (if applicable) Locked
  • Can drive Car, 3.5t
  • Own car? Car
  • Height 5”6’ / 167cm
  • Approximate weight 10st / 63.5kg / 140lb
  • Total years experience with horses Locked
  • Previous paid/work experience Locked
  • Future disciplines Dressage, Eventing, Rehabilitation
  • Riding Role? Locked
  • Nationality British
  • Languages spoken Locked
  • Qualifications Locked
  • Equine Skills Bandage, Exercise/Hack Out, Lunging, Management Skills, Muck Out, Plait, Pull Mane/Tail, Sole charge, Stallion Handling, Teach
  • Non-Equine Skills Locked
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  • Position held in this job Locked
  • 2nd longest time in one job Locked
  • Position held in this job Locked
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Experience with Horses

Outline your experience with horses here/the scope of your freelance services.


October 2018- present      Sole Charge

Competition and livery yard specialising in show jumping with some dressage and pony club horses also present

– Sole Charge of 13+ mixed liverys

  • Accountability for high standards of care and presentation
  • Management of yard schedules and appearance; and small teams of casual workers
  • Booking in farriers and dentist act
  • Competition grooming
  • Meeting individual requirements of clients



Dec 2017 – June 2018      Head Girl:


The business works as a partner of the RDA, and rehabilitates horses through holistic approaches in all aspects of their training and care. Instruction focuses on the education of riders to allow them to practise these care methods and develop their horse in a low pressure, relaxed manner.

  • Sole charge and management of ten horses
  • Accountability for high standards of care and presentation
  • Organisation of clinics
  • Management of yard schedules and appearance; and small teams of casual workers


2015 – 2018     Groom:


Farley Hall Equestrian Centre is a luxury full livery yard. Priding ourselves on going above and beyond the requirements of 17 privately owned competition horses and their owners.  Horses range from Grand Prix Dressage horses to CCI Event horses as well as leisure horses and ponies.

  • Maintaining high standards of care and presentation
  • Stewarding at British Eventing competitions

I also have had my own horses fro over 15 years whom I compete in a range of unaffiliated discplines and am just about to complete my degree in Equine Performance Coaching.


Key Skills

What are you particularly good at? For example: working alone, working with others, clipping, plaiting, turning out for shows, handling stallions, handling/riding young horses, non-equine skills etc

  • sole charge
  • grooming
  • handling stallions
  • organising care for short term liveries
  • time management


Strengths and Weaknesses

  • What do you most enjoy about working with horses?
    • time spent outside
    • having pride in looking after quality horses


  • Is there anything you’d like to improve?
    • my riding, while at BHS stage 3 standard I always feel I could improve further


  • Why should employers consider you above any other job seeker?
    • Because I am self motovated and Driven to contiue to improve and be the best I can be



  • What would you like to do or gain in your next job?


  • Do you need accommodation?
    • No


  • Do you have any special requirements for any animals you wish to bring with you?
    • No


  • Do you have any ongoing commitments?
    • Own horse, Currently still working towards my degree (final 3rd year exam in june)


  • Do you have any holidays booked that an employer needs to know of?
    • 9th-14th of august



Caroline Carter Recruitment Ltd
The Stables
Fildyke Road
SG17 5LU

0203 006 5730 / 07747 686 118

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