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Job Description Taking Charge of daily running of the yard. Travel to National/ International Events Managing junior staff – training Riding at home Potential to compete if wish to do so   Minimum Requirements     Accommodation details Double en-suite room, in shared house.   Benefits All utilities covered for accommodation.  
Required for a small and beautifully maintained yard on a private estate in  Middlesex.  2 bedroomed refurbished cottage accommodation will be provided.   The successful applicant must be able to work to a very high standard with good equine knowledge and able to groom to dressage competition standards, Able to school to a minimum of medium and be able to drive a 7.5 ton lorry or HGV.    
*IRO £350PW  *Fun seasonal or long term opportunity *Well trained dog welcome *On site accommodation available. This is a seasonal or permanent position requiring an enthusiastic and cheerful person to join a family team. The job would include working with youngsters, general yard duties, travelling to polo matches, preparing ponies at games, working on your own and with others. Lots of fun to be had in amongst the usual duties. Polo experience not necessary but a willingness to learn is essential. You should have had some good basic grooming experience and be able to turnout well, bandage,first aid, muck out etc. Lightweight, experienced rider ideal. Stables are set out in 8 barns ranging in size from 3 to 31 stables. The barns have been designed to allow good undercover working conditions and are light and airy with 7 secure tack rooms. There are 58 paddocks fenced with electric rope; all have mains fed water troughs. There is a 30x 60 enclosed floodlit outdoor arena with an excellent Martin Collins surface  A 990m x 5m all-weather circular exercise track and a horse walker are also available and there is excellent off-road hacking. High-quality facilities for more than 70 polo ponies.  
Job Description Work with very experienced head groom looking after horses for a very nice family. Fabulous opportunity for junior groom to develop their skills and add to their CV. Yard of 16 very smart horses: mix of top quality hunters, P2P, team-chasers and ponies. Enthusiasm is a “must” for this role; training available. Excellent facilities available: Modern barn, menage, 2 and a half furlong circular gallop.   Minimum Requirements Able to ride – lots of riding & opportunity dependant on ability   Accommodation details N/A   Benefits Chance to gain experience if you have good basic skills and are a capable rider.  Lovely horses – working with family – some Autumn hunting if capable.    
Job Description Sole charge groom wanted for a small private family yard near Wantage in Oxfordshire. We are looking for someone who is experienced self-motivated, reliable and able to manage their own time. We estimate 3-6 hours per day Monday to Saturday depending on exercise, farrier and the time of year etc, but you are responsible for ensuring the job is done. This would be suitable for an experienced person who also wants to do freelance or other part time flexible work, but we expect priority to our horses. Previous job holders have almost all done this. Must be a competent and sympathetic rider to help exercise /bring on 2 dressage horses. You will have responsibility for all aspects of care of 4 stabled horses including 2 dressage horses requiring excersing/schooling generally 3 to 4 days per week. The other 2 horses are semi retired and do not generally need regular execise other than turn out. Duties include but not limited to, turnout, rugs, mucking out, tack maintenance, grooming, worming schedule. We also have three retired horses permanently at grass which need checking and sometimes feeding in winter as appropriate (car provided for this as 4×4 required for access). Responsibilities  also include ordering feed and bedding, arranging farrier, vet, etc as necessary as well as help with prep for competions, clipping and all activities necessary for the proper care of the horses, harrowing the school and ensuring paddocks are safe. Some general duties include putting out waste and recycling, feeding the cat and being available for workmen coming to the house. Own transport essential as we are not within easy walking distance of shops or other local amenities (2-3 miles). Being able and licensed to drive 7.5 ton horsebox would be an advantage.   Minimum Requirements Own transport and car license. Capable rider with dressage training/experience Responsible and reliable and well organised Accommodation details Self-contained with a separate entrance but attached to the main house. Large bed-sitting room with short corridor to bathroom upstairs and a small kitchen downstairs. Access to and use of the house utility room with washer and drier. Benefits Employee benefits including paid holiday, pension etc. Free accommodation including all household bills, own horse(s) welcome (including bedding and  feed) as we have spare stables. Well behaved pets also welcome. May be opportunities to compete, and if you bring your own horse and are able to drive a 7.5t horsebox then this may also be available for your use (subject to availability and if over 25 yrs only).
**We are adding to our Team!** This is an excellent opportunity to join our team!  We are looking for a confident, experienced rider for racehorses undergoing remedial programmes, competition horses from the private sector and pre-training for our own horses! Duties will include riding horses in our indoor round pen, trotting ring, gallops and around the village.  From time to time additional duties will include assisting our grooms during morning & evening stables, dressing horses over, putting horses on and off the horse walker, turning horses in and out, tacking up and various other duties. Full details available on request. As well as riding horses at our Stables, there are times when we take our jockeys to trainers yards, to racecourses and other external locations so this is an great opportunity to join a busy team – you will not be bored! Minimum Requirements We are looking for experienced, confident riders.  We take safety very seriously and have excellent facilities but experience is essential!  It’s not all about crazy horses – some are just young and very green so need a good rider to teach them and give them confidence!  We have other riders for lead horses and offer full support and training. We are able to offer a part time position if preferred, mornings only from 07.30hrs. Unfortunately we are unable to accept applications from candidates needing to bring dogs to the yard. Subsidised grass livery for own horses is available. Benefits Salary according to age & experience, 6 day week with 28 days holiday.  Corporate clothing provided and assistance with NVQ training with our Learning Provider.
**We are adding to our Team!** This is an excellent opportunity to join our team to assist in looking after racehorses and our own bloodstock! Duties will include morning & evening stables, dressing horses over, putting horses on and off the horse walker, turning horses in and out, tacking up and various other duties. Full details available on request. Minimum Requirements Riding not essential but applications from riders welcome as there is the possibility of riding lead horses and quiet racehorses according to skill & experience. Accommodation details We can offer accommodation on site if required – double room for single occupancy only please and unfortunately we are unable to accept applications from candidates with dogs or cats. Subsidised grass livery for own horses is available. Benefits Salary according to age & experience, 6 day week with 28 days holiday.  Corporate clothing provided and assistance with NVQ training with our Learning Provider.  
*Excellent remuneration IRO £28K pa ( 3100 swiss francs) *Accommodation available *Pets considered Private Dressage stables placed within an international show jumping yard is looking for a friendly and experienced person to take care of 4 top dressage horses. No riding required. You should be someone able to work independently and take sole charge. All stable duties required: , mucking out, grooming, bandaging, plaiting, clipping, lunging, bringing horses in, preparing horses at home and on shows, handling stallions etc. Yard ‘houses’  24 sport horses and has excellent facilities  indoor and outdoor schools, walker, fields etc. S/c well appointed flat on site available 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 Super opportunity for a switched on Groom who wants a taste of the international grooming environment in a very civilised country with lots to see. The yard is busy and sociable with other Grooms employed. The employer has a FT job away from the yard so you will need to have had previous sole charge experience and to be totally focused on both the physical and mental well-being of her horses. They are looking for someone for a minimum of a year and you will see and learn a lot! Generous remuneration package on offer and totally negotiable for the right person. Please contact Caroline and the Team on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com  
Job Description Sole Charge Groom required by family yard to take care of 2/3 horses. All usual yard duties, plus there is the opportunity of some exercise riding if you want. It’s not a heavy-going job and you will have free time during the day until evening stables. Accommodation is provided in a self-contained cottage with private entrance. 2 bedrooms, kitchen, livng roon, bathroom.. Beautiful location. Possbilty to take courses in french language. Minimum Requirements Beeing responsable having competence with horses   Accommodation details Littele independent cottage to live in       Benefits Not a heavy job, free time during the day, in the South of France near Aix en Provence, possblity to Learn French    
*£350pw *35 hours week  *5 day week *No accommodation or bills charged *wi fi available  * Contributions to riding training with top riders if interested *Own dog and horse welcomed. Friendly family who have 2 family horses, 1 pony club pony who hunts & 2 event horses are looking for someone to join them who has worked with performance horses and is a capable rider (with good hands and an independent seat) for exercising the sharper event horses. Should also be able to lunge. All duties are required to a high standard and whilst the owner & family are hands on,  you must be capable of sole charge. Horses well being a priority so whilst performance horse experience and very high standards essential, you must be keen to manage much loved equines in a relaxed family environment. You should be licensed and able to drive a small 2 horse 3.5t lorry. Employer enjoys lower level Dressage and Daughter (17) currently does Eventing BE100. You should be therefore capable of show turnout and willing to go to competitions etc as/when. Good facilities : 20×40 Dressage arena, hot walker all mod cons. On chalk so turnout ideal for variety of weathers. Small studio flat available, nicely done with a terrace. Extra living room available for warmer months. Accommodation may not be big enough for live in partner unfortunately. 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 This is a role which would suit someone who does not mind time on their own and who has had enough of the pressure of a competition yard. You will need to be happy to do family hacking with the employer and help prepare a pony for hunting. They are networked with some really good yards so have taken on the standards required in those environments.  If you are not from the area, although you will be on their own quite, this is  a busy household and there are many opportunities through hunting and yards close by to make friends and the owner is very personable and would facilitate introductions if  required.    Please call Caroline & the Team on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com      
Job Description; train young and older horses to become better jumpers.assist the main rider (5*)with the horses .only quality horses. also 4 year olds ride at home and ride in national shows & CSI up to 2 * Minimum Requirements very good at flat work , experineced up to CSI2*,english speaking ,able to ride various types of horses ,adapt to multinational cultures ,positive attitude ,dedicated ,professional .respect horse and takes time believes in “no short cuts to achieve results ” patient , able to take instructions= not rigid in his ways. Accommodation details nice fully furnihed accomodation on site . free wifi . Benefits good package for the right person  
Job title:   Groom Location:   Godalming Salary:    £17,861.78 plus 4% shift allowance Hours:   35 Closing date: Friday 29th March 2019   We have an exciting and fulfilling opportunity for a highly experienced Groom to join our team in Godalming.   We are looking for a team player who has an in-depth knowledge and experience of equine care and husbandry. Our equine rehabilitation and rehoming process aims to provide second chances for horses and find perfectly matched owners. Your role is vital to provide care for Equines in the Centre and to contribute and support their rehabilitation.   What you’ll be doing: Day to day care of a variety of equines at the Centre, ensuring their welfare needs are met and all Health and Safety measures and procedures are observed and adhered to. Feeding, grooming, general health care, cleaning of facilities, handling/groundwork, assisting farriers and veterinary surgeons. Taking an active role in the adoption of equines from the Centre, including undertaking assessments, promoting equines and providing excellent customer service when in contact with members of the public and prospective adopters. Maintaining records and administration procedures relating to the care and adoption of equines. Assisting with other areas of the Centre when required, including fundraising and domestic animal care.   You’ll have: A good general standard of education NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Equine Care, BHS Stage 2 or above or equivalent An in-depth knowledge and experience of equine care and husbandry Experience training/rehabilitating equines, preferably experience handling equines with behavioural issues Experience with backing and schooling Competent riding ability Able to ride 13hh upwards Good literacy skills Good communication skills Customer care experience – desirable   What’s in it for you: You’ll have an opportunity to work for the largest animal welfare charity in England and Wales. We value and recognise our employees’ contribution and are proud to offer an extensive benefits package that includes: 35 hours standard working week, 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays increasing to 30 days with service; a generous pension scheme with associated life assurance and group income protection scheme; access to private healthcare scheme; support for professional development after qualifying period and access to our employee assistance programme. We also offer free parking on site.   How to apply: An application form and job description can be downloaded from this web page.   We do not accept CVs without a fully completed application form. Please send your completed application form to the postal address or email address detailed in the employers contact section, quoting reference G2929, by the closing date of Friday 29th March 2019 We reserve the right to close this vacancy when sufficient applications are received. All online information and documents are available in alternative formats, including Braille and large font, upon request from the Resourcing team. Equality, diversity, and inclusion are at the heart of our organisation. We seek to promote fair employment procedures and practices to ensure equal opportunities for all. Ending cruelty, promoting kindness and
Job Description Groom/Rider required for an estate based private yard. Must be a competent rider to school correctly on the flat, be capable of jumping sj and xc and confident riding well behaved big horses in open spaces. Must be able to clip, pull manes and turn out to a high standard. Be prepared to do all normal yard duties. Opportunity to compete in most disciplines but we are not a competition yard. Willing to teach children a bonus. Must be happy to work within a small friendly team. Sociable hours, 5 day week, good facilities and quality horses. Minimum Requirements Capable rider to school on the flat and over fences   Accommodation details 1 bed newly renovated flat above the yard All bills except TV license paid. Benefits Opportunity to compete  
* S/C Flat provided *Salaries IRO £19,000 + £22,000 Pa *Pets considered *Riding optional Job Description We are looking for a handyman/groom couple. Minimum Requirements Must be experienced working with horses.   Accommodation details Flat is provided.   Benefits    
Job Description Very well known Dorset Hunt Hunt requires a Stud Groom/Rider. Full care of approx 10 hunters, hunting on average 3 days a week throughout the season Minimum Requirements High standards of turnout, attention to detail and dedicated care to all horses on the yard. Accommodation details On site accommodation is available Benefits  
Job Description We have a vacancy for another member of staff to join us for 2019 Show Season in our Family run, Friendly Yard. This is a great opportunity for a hard working, enthusiastic, dedicated person to work with one of the top show producers and her highly successful team of show horses. Usual yard duties, ability to ride an advantage preferred but not necessary. Experienced person keen to work to a high standard. with the possibility of riding at some shows.  Will also consider Trainee seeking a career with horses. Successful candidate will  travel to County Shows plus RIHS and HOYS Accommodation available. Minimum Requirements Honest, Reliable, Hard working, enthusiastic, person. Dedicated to the love of horses. Keen to accept responsibility, ability to work as part of  team   Accommodation details Live in or arrange privately   Benefits Opportunity to travel to top County Shows, Royal International and HOYS. Highly rewarded in return for accomplished success  
Job Description To provide care for the horses at competition and to ensure the smooth running of the yard and facilities.  With special responsibility for competition support and management of other grooms. Minimum Requirements ABLE TO: Groom and prepare horses for competition to high standard, including bandaging, plaiting, pulling, clipping, etc. Exercise horses lunging, hacking and basic schooling techniques Run yard including all usual tasks, cleaning and some minor maintenance Staff training for other grooms and apprentices on yard as necessary Monitor costs and external suppliers use Have experience of working in a yard team to ensure all tasks undertaken and completed to high standard Have strong organisational skills Have strong administration skills Maintain detailed diaries of all treatment, excursions, training, “need to know” information relating to horses Act as first-aider, undertake training and renew as required Maintain first aid boxes equine and human along with accident book in line with H&S requirements, and ensure enviroment as safe as possible for staff/visitors Prepare both horses and competitors for travelling Work independently at competitions/events Ensure safety and well-being of horses when away at an event or competition Ensure well-being of all horses on the yard to include monitoring of health Undertake any other duties which may reasonably be required within the scope and level of the post Develop and maintain policies, systems and procedures as appropriate Maintain effective and positive working relationships with staff, consultants, partner organisations, external organisations, sponsors and clients Contribute to the recruitment, engagement and retention of staff Act professionally, with discretion, courteously and effectively at all times DESIRABLE: Experience of handling youngstock and broodmares Experience of managing (unwell) horses and rehabilitation techniques and programmes HGV Licence PERSONAL QUALITIES: Good communication skills Team Player who is also able to work in isolation Willing to undertake relevant additional training as required An eye for attention to detail Flexible and responds positively to new challenges Self-motivated   Accommodation details Shared Flat   Benefits 5 1/2 days per week Salary £25000.00 per annum NEST Pension 28 days holiday per annum Sickness cover in line with Statutory Requirements Great Location Superb Facilities Fantastic Horses      
Job Description Head Groom required at busy private hunting yard in West Sussex with 12 horses and 3 grooms. You will be experienced with hunters and have an excellent knowledge of nutrition, feeding, exercise and conditioning and basic veterinary care. You will be a capable rider able to school, jump and hunt large, fit horses and will be required to ride second horses. You will have a comprehensive knowledge of yard and stable management and will be managing a small team whilst working a five day week. This is a full time role. Minimum Requirements A category C1 licence is required (7.5 tonne lorry). Accommodation details A recently refurbished three bedroom cottage located close to the yard. Benefits Circa £20,000 per annum dependent on experience. Excellent working conditions in new American barn with good off road hacking.  
Job Description Groom required for a busy, all year round polo yard. Must be an experienced rider and be prepared to ride young horses. No polo experience necessary.  Should be able to work alone, without instruction, as well as work with existing staff. Minimum Requirements Any applicant must be a good, competent, confident rider.   Accommodation details Live in or out. If accommodation required it will be static mobile home.   Benefits An opportunity to learn polo if it is of interest. Also, with arrangement HGV licence can be arranged.  
Job Description An additional groom/rider is needed to join our enthusiastic and hard working Event team!  We have a very exciting string of young horses who are aiming for Internationals this year, and need another pair of hands – general yard duties including mucking out, grooming and taking care of top level event horses.  There will be training on the job for skills such as mane and tail pulling and clipping, and opportunities to travel to competitions around the UK and abroad.  A great opportunity to join a highly motivated and exciting team! We have a purpose built yard in an area of outstanding natural beauty, and facilities that include an indoor barn, indoor school and outdoor school, horse walker and lunge pen. We would really like someone with their own horse, who would like to improve their riding with training from Charlotte (it doesn’t matter what level of rider you are currently!) Minimum Requirements Candidate must have some experience of working on a yard. There will be some riding and possibility of competing for the right person.  Above all must be hard working and enthusiastic.   Accommodation details Shared accommodation provided, on site.     Benefits Fantastic opportunity to gain experience at a top yard, working with knowledgable efficient and skilled people, and an exciting team of talented horses all striving for the top.  Additionally, own horse welcome and training with 4* rider and UKCC Level coach provided as part of the programme. Good wage provided for someone with experience!  
Job Description Part-time home and competition groom in a small, private international show jumping yard, with horses jumping at 2* level and young horses.  Also some competition liveries. This is an afternoon job.  Four hours a day. Tack cleaning, bringing horses in and out from the field, grooming and doing up for the evening.  Most days finishing by 5. Obviously there are some longer days. Definite travel to national shows and possible travel to international shows   Minimum Requirements Competent stable management skills. Ability to handle fit young competition horses. High standards of turnout and stable management. Mostly the yard owner will be there, but it is necessary to be confident to assume sole charge for up to a week A car licence is essential as the yard is in a rural area with a very poor bus service     Accommodation details Currently no accommodation.  It is hoped to provide self-contained accommodation at a later date     Benefits Good rate of pay dependent on salary and experience    
Job Description We are seeking a reliable Groom, Yard Hand and/or Apprentice Grooms for our busy Livery yard set within a large Estate in Surrey Minimum Requirements This is a mixed yard who participate in Variety of activities – Competitions, Dressage, Eventing, Livery, Riding Club, Rehabilitation, Showjumping, Team Chase. Grooms/Yard Hands/Trainees may be current yard hands OR currently in junior grooms positions OR those that have trained at college seeking their first professional role. You should provide a minimum of 1 references and have a minimum of 1 year experience on a busy yard/equestrian college.You should have background demonstrating experience with horses and be keen to work in a a busy professional yard environment.   Apprentices will require at least one reference from an equestrian business/college. You should have good background experience with horses and be keen to work in a a busy professional Eventing & Livery yard environment.If you are an apprentice permanent position possible once training is completed.     Accommodation details We have secured a wonderful newly refurbished 18th century cottage (with a garden) at the edge of the estate where our three new staff will each have their own room and share the property. Each will pay a share of the rent (inclusive). If you are selected after the second  interview you will have the opportunity to meet the other candidates and are then able to have an introductory live-in trial of 2-3 days if you wish before final decisions are made.   Benefits The location is a stunning historic Parkland estate which is family owned. One Director is a BHSI (SM) who oversees the development of the Livery Stables and the manager is a is highly experienced manager (currently competing) Where required you will be advised and trained you towards your next level. Wages are commensurate with age and experience.  
Job Description Enthusiastic, dedicated, adaptable person with a caring attitude needed for Riding Centre & Highland Pony Stud. To take out treks, teach lessons, handle Highland pony stallions, brood mares and foals.  Back, break and school. Must have leadership skills and work as part of a team.  Good Rider with a friendly personality and a good communicator.  Showing experience would be an advantage. *Salary negotiable according to experience * 3 bedroom cottage with small garden as part of the package or live-in private house. Driver & non smoker essential. CV & 2 references must be provided. Minimum Requirements Teaching qualifications BHS Riding & Road Safety Certificate     Accommodation details House provided.   Benefits    
Job Description Experienced groom required to join a small, friendly event team with horses ranging from youngsters to advanced level. We are based on a purpose-built yard on the edge of Herefordshire with superb facilities, including: a 30×60 arena with mirrors; an American barn with solarium, hot water wash bay, rug dryers, heated tea room; xc field with water complex; vast turnout, and outstanding hacking. The environment and atmosphere make the day to day tasks more enjoyable! The roles include all normal yard duties, sole charge, riding and lunging, show preparation, event grooming. Minimum Requirements Applicants must be capable of handling fit event horses, and be able to turn out to a high standard. Attention to detail and a good work ethic is paramount.  Previous experience on an event yard preferred & HGV licence would be a bonus!    
*5 day week *IRO £350-£400 pw plus accommodation foc *Estate car available *own horse & dog welcomed Experienced person required for Head Person position on a top Livery yard offering Full/Part/DIY and grass livery services. You should be have previous livery experience to a good level, demonstrable longevity in previous roles and all the requisite skills and experience to work alongside an experienced Yard manager but to take sole charge when required. you should  also be a friendly team player! Interpersonal & communication skills required to be able to deal with Team/liveries/estate staff/Trainers & owners etc. You will need to be able to do all usual horse/yard duties to a high standard including decent turnout skills: clipping, plaiting etc. Newly refurbished 18th century cottage (with a garden) available at the edge of the estate where three staff will each have their own room and share the property. 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 This could be a great career opportunity for someone. Fantastic setting too! Please call Caroline & the Team on 0203 006 5730 or email caroline@carolinecarterrectruitment.com      
Job Description; Daily care of horses ; mucking out ,feeding ,turning out ,lunging ..etc normal groom job . Minimum Requirements For a professional rider looking for a competition groom minimum 2 years experience in shows ,able to work alone ,dedicated ,animal lover. preferably worked with professionals before. Accommodation details Single accommodation fully furnished.   Benefits good salary free wifi posibility to grow and learn  
Stud Manager (Maternity Cover) £23,557 per annum Full time, 37 hours per week Fixed term until 6th October 2019 Do you have an unequivocal commitment to excellence and want to inspire others?  If so we are looking for you to join our Equine Resource Unit! Working as part of the core Equine Resource Unit team, everything you do will strive for excellence. You will be required to support the Equine Resource Manager on our award winning Stud facility, assisting in supporting students and managing the assistant, casual, and apprentice and student workforce at the Stud to ensure effective and efficient day-to-day operations. The successful candidate will assist teaching staff by providing practical support to students through general instruction, supervision of routine stud duties and assisting with research projects. To be selected for this role, you must be an enthusiastic individual with a passion to succeed. It is essential that you have a proven track record in all aspects of stud work including management of breeding horses, foaling and care and handling of young stock; ideally you will hold a relevant degree within equine studies / science or a closely related field.  Due to the nature of the role it is essential that you hold a driving licence. Shared accommodation is provided for better performance of duties, and your own horse is also welcome.   Closing date for applications: 15.03.2019                             Interview date: 22.03.2019 This University College strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
*One hour from Bristol/Cheltenham/Cardiff  * 5/6 day week negotiable * Own horse and dog welcome *Competitive package £18K neg. plus no accomm. or utilities charges. Very active and Competitive family looking for a lightweight Groom/Rider with previous Hunting and Thoroughbred horse experience soonest. This is a long term opportunity for someone who really knows what they are doing and is capable of stepping up and taking sole charge. Horses are a mix of TB’s/TB’s x ID/Ponies and PT help is available as/when required. It would be great if you could ride and lead (great hacking available) and if you were a really capable rider! Family all hunt when home from boarding school.  Daughter does BE 80/100. Horses kept are 5 hunters + 1 racing pony 148cm + 1 P2P  all  in work.  Often yard will be quiet/easy going but when children home from boarding school things do liven up somewhat, so you should be tolerant to that change in pace and actually enjoy working with polite, well behaved kids 🙂 Must be capable of hunting/schooling and brave enough to be involved in pony racing season which is great fun! Lightweight rider required. Day to day equine administration, booking farriers, vets and ordering bedding and feed for example all part and parcel of the role. Plenty of hunting with Monmouthshire and Ledbury (as well as visiting further afield) for right candidate. 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 This would be a position for someone who likes to feel part of the family. It is ‘full on’ though and you will need to be a bold, brave and competent rider for the disciplines but good grooms seem to stay a good amount of time and everyone seems to have fun!   Please contact Caroline & the Team on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com      
*Excellent rates of pay *5 day week *Own horse welcome & full use of facilities * A lesson a week with a respected producer *Well behaved dog welcome. Job Description General yard duties, mucking out, bed down, turn out, bring in, hay, make up feeds. You will be required to help keep the yard clean and tidy and assist with other as hoc duties such as painting fencing and stables. You must be comfortable tacking up using a range of different tack and be able to boot and bandage. You will be assigned set horses to care for and will be expected to look after them like they are your own. We offer an extremely high level of care to our customers horses and therefore expect that all horses are appropriately rugged, feet are picked out and ample forage is always available to the horses. You must be able to muck out to an extremely high standard both with straw and shavings. We are a friendly team and offer a very relaxed  work environment where your hard work is always recognised. The one thing we are fussy about is our beds. They must be clean and must look smart and tidy. Minimum Requirements The ability to muck out to an extremely high standard and be able to use your own initiative. Reliable and enthusiastic with a real passion for horses. We pay well but are looking for someone who is more interested in being around horses than just earning money. Some experience is desirable but training can be given to an enthusiastic individual who wants to make a career in horses.   Accommodation details No accommodation available at present.   Benefits Excellent rates of pay – salary dependant on experience. Own horse welcome (after a probationary period is passed). One lesson a week with Dan Williams, showing producer. Use of all facilities with own horse. Regular training given by feed and supplement companies.  
*IRO £24K pa plus no accommodation or utilities charge * s/c 2 bed flat available *5day week (mostly Mon-Friday) * Dog welcomed. Experienced Groom/Rider required to care for 2 horses and 3 ponies and 2 lovely children (under 10 years old) etc. You should be capable of sole charge to manage family horses and ponies but able to be a team player to help out on Stud as/when (if time and other duties allow). Must like children! Whole family hunts and you would be welcome to go along if required but at the least you should be capable of all hunt groom fittening/letting down. Flexibility is paramount in this role but you will not be overworked; these Employers are very keen to keep their Grooms for the long term so show consideration on that front! Busy but fun family environment on a family yard based within a larger, world class TB Stud. 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 A real family orientated position but set in a very professional environment with one of the most renowned TB professionals in the country! It is a busy role but the employer seems mindful of this and will work hard with you to get the balance right for all concerned.  Please contact Caroline & the Team on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com      
Looking for a full Groom/trainee Groom for a small professional event yard with horses ranging from 4 yo to 4*. Must be confident handling fit competition horses. Be able to turn out to a high standard, clip, pull manes/tails and plait as well as general yard duties. Must be happy hacking out fit competition horses and be able to lunge. 5.5/6 days negotiable, including majority of weekends throughout the season. Opportunity to travel to events both in the UK and abroad. You will get sole charge responsibility so it is vital that you can use your initiative,  and be 100% reliable – so previous experience would be a real bonus Min requirements: Sole Charge, must be able to plait, pull mane/tails and turn out to a very high standard. Benefits Room for your own horse and training included.  
*£51.5K  pa * Lovely s/c Accommodation available * 5 day week (mostly Monday-Friday.) 🙂   Working Couple needed to take total responsibility (when required) for 4 teeny, tiny horses/ponies, 2 dogs  Animals (horses & dogs)/housekeeping/ironing duties/yard management and maintenance/property management duties etc. This is a role for an established couple not a single person as the location is quiet and the work too much for just one person. The animals are the priority but in addition, the property and house need to be maintained/garden kept on to on top of and  strong DIY/maintenance skills/Pool maintenance (though pool cleaner comes every 2 weeks)  and housekeeping skills (mostly Ironing and cleaning) required additionally. PT Groom who has been with the family 18 years does mornings. She does the mucking out and medication. The couple will take responsibility for pooh picking , afternoon and evening duties (bedding down, feeding, medications/general check over as well as keep an eye on them during the day. This could be live out role but you will be required to live in when employer away. Teeny tiny horses are kept and 2 dogs.  All well behaved. Employer has grown up children all away at uni. No dogs or own horse allowed but there are lots of local livery yards available on the doorstep offering DIY/Part etc services. 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 Fantastic role for the right couple but you need to be animal lovers through and through because nothing is more important to this employer. Trust is also a massive deal too, (as it is in most jobs actually), so be upfront and totally honest on your CV/profile even about issues you may consider insignificant  eg: don’t say you don’t smoke if you do, don’t say you don’t have a dog if you do etc.  Please contact Caroline & the Team on 0203 006 6730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com  
Job Description We are looking for an enthusiastic, hard working and motivated individual who has high standards of turnout to care for a variety of horses from competition to livery and sales horses. Job to include all yard duties, trimming, clipping, tacking up, grooming at competitions, liaising with clients, exercising, plaiting etc. The candidate must have previous experience on a professional yard and must enjoy caring for horses. Good people skills are essential and the applicant must be happy to work alone or with others as part of a team. Opportunities for training and riding for the right person are available   Minimum Requirements Previous yard experience   Accommodation details 2 bedroom static home next to the yard which all facilities.   Benefits    
Job Description Private Yard requires experienced groom to work along side owner. I require an operation on both my wrists so need someone to help look after 4 horses and assist with 3 dogs for around 12 weeks depending on recovery time.  All normal yard duties and paddock maintenance with the possibility of ground work and re-backing of a young horse and one recovering from injury, the other 2 are retired.  The yard is set in 20 acres of north Bedfordshire countryside with indoor stabling and arena. Minimum Requirements     Accommodation details Accommodation is a self contained stone cottage attached to the main residence.  No utility bills   Benefits Nice relaxed peaceful yard  
Job Description one person to work with the 2  rising 5 driving ponies with ground work and assist driver in exercise and training and help to feed dogs and animals when owner is away the other to groom in the main yard of show jumpers competing at top level.   help if HGV driver or smaller lorry driver. Minimum Requirements experience and attention to detail and a genuine desire to do the best for each horse in  your care   Accommodation details on site double bedroom warm new and centrally heated mobile home with small garden area.   Benefits professional yet fun yard with caring employer and pretty location with opportunity to upgrade skills  
Part time groom (2+ days per week) sought for busy professional eventing & jumping yard. 10-14 boxes, with a mixture of competing horses up to 4*, rehabilitation liveries, spa services, competition liveries and young horses being produced at any time. We are looking for an experienced professional, who is able to take sole charge of the yard from time to time.  Good interpersonal skills are required, with a calm positive outlook, an eye for detail and a desire to take pride in your work.  Strong groundwork skills are needed to handle all levels of horses, from foal to 4* eventers, and spa and rehabilitation horses. Own transport required, sorry no dogs or own horse possible but access to coaching is a possibility.
Apprentice groom sought for busy professional eventing & jumping yard. 10-14 boxes, with a mixture of competing horses up to 4*, rehabilitation liveries, spa services, competition liveries and young horses being produced. We are looking for an enthusiastic person, keen to gain experience in all aspects of our business.  You should have a calm professional outlook, an eye for detail and take pride in your work.  You will develop strong groundwork skills with all levels of horses, from foal to 4* eventers. You will also work alongside us with spa and rehabilitation horses. You must have a sound basic knowledge of handling horses and all yard duties, and be over 16. We are committed to ensuring that you will gain excellent all-round training to equip you for a career in any equestrian field. Riding is not necessary, and sadly we cannot accommodate another horse or a dog. Superb American barn yard with indoor, outdoor and gallops on site.  Regular coaching offered. Driving licence / own transport needed as we are located 1 mile from the nearest village. No onsite accommodation.
Job Description International Dressage yard and stud has a position coming available for dedicated person to join our ambitious team. Role includes daily care and management of horses to the highest standards, stud work and the possibility to travel to competitions. Excellent facilities, accommodation and package with the opportunity to work with some fantastic horses. Applicants to be confident in handling fit horses and youngstock, with a keen attention to detail and an interest in the production of quality sport horses from foals to Grand Prix level. Minimum Requirements     Accommodation details Excellent on site accommodation   Benefits    
Fantastic Opportunity   We are offering the right person a full time live in position to work at our private yard caring for our horses and join our existing long term team. This position has become available due to our grooms pregnancy and her wish to move back home. Our facilities are second to none and the horses and their welfare are our priority, we have hunters and dressage horses. The accommodation is a barn conversion set in its own grounds, partners and well behaved dog welcome. The successful applicant must have previous industry experience with good references, a driving license and car due to location. All normal yard duties to be undertaken and a good knowledge of equine first aid is a must. Trailer test and 7.5 tonne a bonus.    
*Up to £500pw depending on experience *5/5.5/6 day week negotiable * Accommodation available *Pets considered. We are looking for someone who enjoys working with top class performance horses and enjoys running a yard to 3* level. This is a possibility for an experienced person or someone slightly less experienced but who enjoys working on a yard where they can receive some mentoring but must have a strong desire & drive to do everything to the highest standards. You would be required to look after and help with the riding of  6 top class performance horses who regularly compete at a high level and partake in varied disciplines all year round on a private yard. There could be opportunities to hunt/compete yourself if you have the ability and interest to do so. Working alongside the owners and other yard staff (but you will often be in charge of things and expected to organise, so experience of sole charge essential) you ideally will be someone who is used to working to 3* level. Turnout ability should be excellent and you should be able to plait both manes and tails. Some of these horses compete to HOYS level so someone who actually enjoys the ‘spic and span’ approach would thrive in this role! The yard has all the mod cons you would wish for  to make your life easy! Walker/ Hot wash/Washing machine/ Tumble dryer/ infra Red. Someone who can drive a lorry/tow a trailer would be ideal but not essential. 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 Great pay on this one. This job is one where the employer operates at top level in her disciplines and expects a Groom to match her standards so you need to actually enjoy turnout and always be striving for perfection. Lots of sole charge but when about the employer will ‘quality control’ if required so you need to be someone who sees that as a good thing and not be thrown by it. If you are a good rider, there will be opportunities but obviously those will be secondary to the employers, rides but nevertheless not always available in many jobs so this could be a big +! Please contact Caroline & the Team on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com  
We are looking for a Rider & a Groom to strengthen our existing team at our stables in the South of Holland. The succesful applicant(s) will receive a salary & their own appartment located on our property. We are looking for hard working people with a sense of humour and who enjoy working as part of a well organised team. Experience is not the most vital ingredient – motivation and a love of horses is.  Our yard comprises 45 stables with indoor and outdoor arenas. We have 7 members of staff most of whom live on site so it is important that the succesful applicant(s) can work as part of a team.    
*Career opportunity – Could consider someone in a trainee yard management capacity. * Salary IRO £21K neg. *Live out or live in   Full Time/ Part Time Yard Manager/Assistant Manager (trainee) required by a very successful Hanoverian dressage stud which breeds & produces quality British-bred dressage horses using top German bloodlines, is now looking for a hands on team player to be the owner’s right-hand person running the yard on a daily basis. You will work closely within a Team and alongside vets, physios, farrier etc. and manage the work of the team. Would consider someone in a trainee yard management capacity and training will be provided.     Ideally you will have experience of yard management, competition horses mares and young stock and you will be able to lunge/clip/turnout/handle young stock/muck out. Great opportunity for an existing Yard Manager or Grooms with basic performance horse or stud experience & who wish to have the best skills development training. Must be bright, have initiative and possess a good work ethic. Ideally interested in the world of breeding/performance horse training & development.   Whilst exercise riding could be available if you would like and are competent to do, this is primarily a non riding role with the focus being on Yard/Team/Horse management. 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 Now this is a position which is an outstanding career opportunity for someone who loves Dressage and wants to ‘step up’ and be involved in the management of a yard. Whilst you will be expected to roll up your sleeves and help with the day to day, you will work closely with the yard owner as her right hand person to keep things running as they should whilst she there and when she is away. At the top of their game, the standards are high and you will have to reach those in reasonable time, but there isn’t often an opportunity like this for advancement. If you are already doing the job at this level, then there is an opportunity to do this PT or to bring your skills to the table and add to this Team who are already enormously successful but poised for even greater things in the future!  Please contact Caroline & the Team on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com      
*Professional but fun environment *Beautiful yard *£20K pa *beautiful accommodation available foc An experienced live out Groom/Rider is required to join a happy team at a private family yard in the Stow-on-the-Wold / Moreton in the Marsh area. The family enjoy Hunting, Show Jumping, and Riding/Pony Club activities. The family children and grandchildren ride and spend time at the yard and there are a few select liveries stabled at the yard too. The ideal applicant will be a team-player with previous experience working as a Groom/Rider, be light enough to ride the smaller horses/ponies and will need to be capable of sole charge when necessary. You will be working under a very experienced, friendly Yard Manager to help maintain the high standards of the yard. Lots of ‘fun and frolics’ to be had alongside real professionalism! 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 This is a role on a stunning yard, in a stunning location where the staff are treated very well. Working with one of the most experienced and professional Yard Managers I know, you will be working to the highest standards and there will be little compromise there but in return, you will have lovely accommodation, a good wage, learn a lot and have great fun too. For a groom with some experience and who wants to be the best they can be, this is one not to be missed! Most good people I have placed there over the years are still in touch with each other and have gone on to good things which is testament to this opportunity. Please call Caroline and the  Team on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com
*Dog welcomed *Own horse considered *Flexible accommodation options (shared/with partner/sole) * Fair remuneration. Business man and former European Champion has set up an amazing centre of modern horse breeding “unique” in Europe. The facilities comprise 3,000 hectare (30,000,000 sqm)land in total,spacious stables,large run-in stables and horse-appropriate group-housing for the approx. 4000 horses. A constantly progressing health management and the stud-owned vet clinic provide the perfect care for the horses.These are best prerequisites to guarantee breeding and training at the highest possible professional level. Almost 200 employees, among them 14 vets, are work around the clock for the benefit of the animals and ensure perfect conditions for the approx. 700 foals that are born every year. As a groom at one of the three riding stables, you are responsible for the training and care of the horses bred by Paul Schockemöhle. Many horses which will later cause a sensation in top level sport go through our hands. The daily routine gives you the opportunity to gather a lot of experiences and impressions in every respect. The fact that a renowned trainer is always available to support you will particularly help you with your personal development.
Job Description In 1992, Paul Schockemöhle, a successful businessman and former European Show Jumping Champion, purchased a large site in the expanses of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. On no less than 3,000 hectares of land in the heart of the protected landscape of the Lewitz, a centre for modern horse breeding which accommodates 4,000 horses and is unparalleled in Europe has emerged over the years. Around 250 employees look after the well-being of the horses, which are kept in spacious stables and in speciesappropriate herds in the expanses of the Lewitz. Must hold a standard driver’s license, and a tractor license would be a bonus. Able to drive a Radlader and show ability to recognize when ‘odd-jobs’ need doing. Please note that we are a specialized training stables and work only with young horses, some experience with horses would be useful but not essential. You will be required to complete general handyman tasks around the yard, keeping the premises clean and tidy. Being able to step in and help when needed and occasionally.   Accommodation details The stud’s own apartments, modern and practically furnished, give you affordable living space near your place of work and make it easier for you to form and strengthen social relationships even after you finish work. On request, you will be served breakfast and lunch in the stud’s own canteens.   Benefits Of course, we will help you with all the administrative issues which come up at the beginning, provide you with translating assistance during doctor’s visits if necessary and help you with anything else that you need. We will do everything to make your stay as pleasant as possible for you.  
Job Description In 1992, Paul Schockemöhle, a successful businessman and former European Show Jumping Champion, purchased a large site in the expanses of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. On no less than 3,000 hectares of land in the heart of the protected landscape of the Lewitz, a centre for modern horse breeding which accommodates 4,000 horses and is unparalleled in Europe has emerged over the years. Around 250 employees look after the well-being of the horses, which are kept in spacious stables and in speciesappropriate herds in the expanses of the Lewitz. The riding stables entrusted with training the horses are three geographically separated farmsteads under a common organisational umbrella. At each of the individual sites, site managers look after the training of the horses with their teams. A jumping horse trained on the Lewitz stud runs through all three stations chronologically. The “Stern-Buchholz” site is outside the gates of the state capital Schwerin. The team headed by Birgit Brandsätter and Paulo Castro here is responsible for breaking in all the horses, as well as for the further training of the dressage horses and the preparation of the colts for licensing.   Accommodation details The stud’s own apartments, modern and practically furnished, give you affordable living space near your place of work and make it easier for you to form and strengthen social relationships even after you finish work. On request, you will be served breakfast and lunch in the stud’s own canteens.   Benefits Of course, we will help you with all the administrative issues which come up at the beginning, provide you with translating assistance during doctor’s visits if necessary and help you with anything else that you need. We will do everything to make your stay as pleasant as possible for you.  
Job Description In 1992, Paul Schockemöhle, a successful businessman and former European Show Jumping Champion, purchased a large site in the expanses of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. On no less than 3,000 hectares of land in the heart of the protected landscape of the Lewitz, a centre for modern horse breeding which accommodates 4,000 horses and is unparalleled in Europe has emerged over the years. Around 250 employees look after the well-being of the horses, which are kept in spacious stables and in speciesappropriate herds in the expanses of the Lewitz. As a groom or rider at one of the three riding stables, you are responsible for the training and care of the horses bred by Paul Schockemöhle. Many horses which will later cause a sensation in top level sport go through our hands. The daily routine gives you the opportunity to gather a lot of experiences and impressions in every respect. The fact that a renowned trainer is always available to support you will particularly help you with your personal development. The riding stables entrusted with training the horses are three geographically separated farmsteads under a common organisational umbrella. At each of the individual sites, site managers look after the training of the horses with their teams. A jumping horse trained on the Lewitz stud runs through all three stations chronologically. The second station for training a Lewitz jumping horse, the “Rustica”, is located in the immediate vicinity of the main stud. Under the management of Janek and Melanie Hucz, the young horses take their first jumps under a saddle here.    
Job Description The facilities comprise 3,000 hectare (30,000,000 sqm)land in total,spacious stables,large run-in stables and horse-appropriate group-housing for the approx. 4000 horses. A constantly progressing health management and the stud-owned vet clinic provide the perfect care for the horses.These are best prerequisites to guarantee breeding and training at the highest possible professional level. Almost 200 employees, among them 14 vets, are work around the clock for the benefit of the animals and ensure perfect conditions for the approx. 700 foals that are born every year. As a rider at one of the three riding stables, you are responsible for the training and care of the horses bred by Paul Schockemöhle. Many horses which will later cause a sensation in top level sport go through our hands. The daily routine gives you the opportunity to gather a lot of experiences and impressions in every respect. The fact that a renowned trainer is always available to support you will particularly help you with your personal development. The riding stables entrusted with training the horses are three geographically separated farmsteads under a common organisational umbrella. At each of the individual sites, site managers look after the training of the horses with their teams. A jumping horse trained on the Lewitz stud runs through all three stations chronologically. Finally, the jumping horses go to the third station, the “Scheckenhof”, with its spacious, light-flooded indoor riding arena and the idyllically located outdoor riding arena which is surrounded by the racecourse and in close proximity to the Neustädter See. Dirk Hauser and Christina Heussler organise all the riding stables from here, and two highly renowned trainers are also employed – Paul Niemz and Thomas Mohr. At the Scheckenhof, the further career of each individual horse is also decided.   Accommodation details The stud’s own apartments, modern and practically furnished, give you affordable living space near your place of work and make it easier for you to form and strengthen social relationships even after you finish work. On request, you will be served breakfast and lunch in the stud’s own canteens.   Benefits Of course, we will help you with all the administrative issues which come up at the beginning, provide you with translating assistance and help you with anything else that you need. We will do everything to make your stay as pleasant as possible for you.  
Job Description In 1992, Paul Schockemöhle, a successful businessman and former European Show Jumping Champion, purchased a large site in the expanses of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. On no less than 3,000 hectares of land in the heart of the protected landscape of the Lewitz, a centre for modern horse breeding which accommodates 4,000 horses and is unparalleled in Europe has emerged over the years. Around 250 employees look after the well-being of the horses, which are kept in spacious stables and in speciesappropriate herds in the expanses of the Lewitz. We have a veterinary clinic based in Lewitz specializing primarily in equine breeding and treatment. The position we are offering provides a great opportunity to gain valuable experience in the field of vet nursing, and we expect applicants to come with competent horse/foal training skills as well as being well presented, punctual and reliable. This is a full-time appointment involving responding to calls from outlying farms and assisting with all aspects of professional breeding. Your duties will include restocking of trucks, setting up equipment, assisting with X-rays, preparing for injections and, above all, working with our foals. You will frequently be on “foal watch” – looking after mares and their foals, helping with neonatal foal and mare care, and thus given a first-rate opportunity for hands-on learning. Work on our stud also offers a great learning experience for the prospective veterinary or vet tech student; it will include some additional on-farm duties according to your daily workload   Accommodation details The stud’s own apartments, modern and practically furnished, give you affordable living space near your place of work and make it easier for you to form and strengthen social relationships even after you finish work. On request, you will be served breakfast and lunch in the stud’s own canteens.   Benefits Of course, we will help you with all the administrative issues which come up at the beginning, provide you with translating assistance during doctor’s visits if necessary and help you with anything else that you need. We will do everything to make your stay as pleasant as possible for you.  
*Salary IRO 1800 euros *All accommodation and food provided *Seasonal position with far reaching CV improving benefits! This world class service station and stud is looking for experienced stud hands for the forthcoming season to be based in Muhlen, Germany. Some prior experience important as some serious unmatched warmblood breeding stock is involved in this operation names such as  Balou du Rouet, whose offspring’s prize money makes millions plus Sandro Hit plus stallions Fürstenball, Vivaldi, Bordeaux, Foundation, Vitalis, Sir Donnerhall I and Diarado were amongst the leading group of all German stallions according to the German FN’s 2016 predicted breeding value statistics. Last year stallions from Mühlen once again dominated the Oldenburg Elite Mare show and of the twelve mares presented, seven of them were daughters of this yard’s stallions, including the winner Candy OLD by Sir Donnerhall I. The list goes on and on and on! 🙂 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 This is a commercial environment where the opportunity to learn is awesome but not for anyone who gets homesick or doesn’t feel comfortable in the commercial end of the horse world. The horses you will encounter are world class and it will certainly add to the breadth and depth of anyone’s experience. Fast paced and exciting in so many ways. A real ‘one off experience’ to add to the CV!    Please call Caroline on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com  
*Up to £450pw plus accommodation *Own horse, dog and partner are welcome. Beautiful family Estate situated 5 miles west of Morpeth is looking for an experienced Yard Manager/Head Groom to lead and work in a small team providing top level care for beloved hunters and pointers. Must be happy to handle and exercise young fit TB’s.An ability to school on the flat and produce young horses would be helpful with the possibility of schooling the pointers if competent. Must be reliable and responsible with a can-do attitude Must be able to turn out to high standard and be competent at clipping. Previous experience in a similar role . The ability to drive a 7.5t lorry would be beneficial but not compulsory. A driving license is essential due to rural location Accommodation details A spacious 1-2 bedroom flat with biomass heating (so lovely and warm) is included. Only bill is electricity Benefits Own horse, dog and partner are welcome 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 This is a fabulous opportunity to work on a friendly, family yard in a beautiful estate setting. You will need to have loads of initiative to runs things and take decisions to make sure it all works as it should including keeping the Team on board . Great remuneration package and lovely, homely accommodation. This would be a great long term position for someone. Please contact Caroline & the Team on 0203006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com
Job Description We are currently seeking a new groom for the 2019 polo season from March to October. The ideal candidate will enjoy being around horses, have a good sense of humour but also be hard working. Polo experience is NOT essential as we can provide all your training. We are a fun, professional yard based in the heart of the Berkshire downs with well behaved horses to handle. This is a great opportunity for someone who would like to further their knowledge in a different field and enjoys traveling. Accommodation, utilities and free WIFI are all included along with a good wage. Duties include; exercising horses, stable management and assisting at polo. Minimum Requirements Confident and competent rider.   Accommodation details Free accommodation, utilities and WIFI. Benefits Opportunity to learn how to play polo.    
*5 day week *Accommodation available *Horse welcomed foc *Regular teaching and guidance from internationally qualified trainers *Transport to Events Job Description : 4*Eventing situated in West Somerset would like to employ a young rider to join our team, to event at BE level on their own horse whilst participating in all yard work including grooming and riding out   Minimum Requirements We would prefer someone who wishes to compete, is a good rider and who is willing to accept the responsibilities and duties of working within a team but who is also capable of working independently. Must demonstrate a willingness to actively learn Must have a sound basic knowledge of handling horses and all yard duties Minimum age 16 years     Accommodation details Accommodation provided   Benefits Good rate of pay (dependent on experience) Accommodation provided 28 days holiday per annum Pension scheme available if required Accommodation and keep for one horse Regular teaching and guidance from internationally qualified trainers Transport to Events    
Job Description Trainee groom’s position available on private TB stud farm with Broodmares and youngstock. Minimum Requirements Basic horse care and a willingness to learn.     Accommodation details Shared cottage (with one other) with all mod cons.   Benefits Training will be given Accomodation and utilities Possibility of own horse Other extras  
Salary 8.5 Euros/negotiable dependent on experience with no food/accommodation or utilities to pay. You will need some experience grooming competition horses One of the Most Professional SJ yards in the world – Learn your trade with the best and secure your Grooming future with a hands on job. All you need is a passport and an adventurous spirit! Enthusiasm and dedication to work along side the best horses, riders and horse people.This opportunity would be GREAT FUN and a second to none experience which would guarantee your career anywhere you chose in the future both home and abroad. A rare insight into world class horses, world class facilities and a truly remarkable experience for any groom seriously interested in getting to the top of their game. Whilst there are considerable opportunities for advancement and promotion possibilities if you wish to remain in Germany. 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 This is a commercial environment where the opportunity to learn is awesome but not for anyone who gets homesick or doesn’t feel comfortable in the commercial end of the horse world. The horses you will encounter are world class and it will certainly add to the breadth and depth of anyone’s experience. Fast paced and exciting in so many ways. A real ‘one off experience’ to add to the CV!    Please call Caroline on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com
  *Salary £350-£400 pa * Friendly & professional environment *Live out Lovely family who run a professional yard with 2 young riders who compete 3/4* ( now looking for a competent Groom/Rider capable of sole charge. All the mod cons and fantastic rehab facilities on site. Applicants must have sound knowledge, be able to handle fit competition horses and have enthusiasm for the job . Strong organisational skills required plus ability to turn out for shows (must clip, plait, trim and pull).  7.5t horsebox driver required . Mix of experienced horses and youngsters. MUST be able to hack at least. 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 Lovely, popular family yard opportunity You will need to be confident and with experience but this is a real chance to manage a small string of event horses to a good standard with lots of support if/when needed. There is also an equine business on site so other Grooms are on hand, sociable and recommend. Happy, buzzy atmosphere. Please call Caroline & the Team on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com  
*Stunning Cotswold location *IRO £350pw *Flat with no bills! *5 day week Our client events her horses at all levels (BE90 – 4*)and has some fabulous advanced horses as well as some “up and coming” youngsters.This role is suitable for an experienced Groom who enjoys the competition environment but prefers mostly home grooming. Relevant experience ideal including yard/stable/performance horse management. Young stock experience also as a few young horses brought in from time to time to bring on. Must be able to turnout to a good basic level. Must be passionate about horses and their care. 🙂 Caroline’s comments 🙂 This is a nice job for a real Team player who enjoys the world of eventing. High standards and busy event yard where everyone pulls together and enjoys themselves. Considerate employer who looks after her staff. Would consider someone slightly more junior and train up but should have eventing/performance horse experience. Please call Caroline & the Team  on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com  
***UNDER OFFER****   *£19.2K PA plus 1 or 2 bed accommodation *:) Same pay, less hours outside season 🙂 *Dog welcomed *Alternate weekend off out side season. Lovely position available on a well established, traditional family yard within a beautiful estate. The position involves riding  5/6 day (Hunt staffs horses/field staff horses/family horses etc ranging from 15.2-18.2HH). You should be a good schooling rider able to restart horses on the flat and over jumps and bring on younger horses. 4/5 other staff employed to do most of the yard work, but you will need to be willing to pitch in on quieter days. Lots of hunting 4 days a week during the season and 2nd horse. Great facilities/menage/lunge pen/500 acres/hunt fences. 🙂 Caroline’s Comments:) Fantastic role for the hunt enthusiasts! Professional and friendly Team who enjoy their work and an enviable, stunning location. Yard Manager very popular and straightforward. Staff treated very well.  Do call Caroline & the Team on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com

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Caroline Carter Recruitment Ltd
The Stables
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Meppershall
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