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Rider/Groom 154 views

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General Information

  • Age 20 years
  • Date of Birth 5th April 2000
  • Had previous paid employment within the equine industry? Locked
  • Preferred Countries United Kingdom, The EU
  • County/State/Region Anywhere
  • Job Category Full Time
  • Earliest start date 28th September 2019
  • Freelance: Business Name Locked
  • Freelance: Hourly Rate Locked
  • Freelance: are you insured? Locked
  • Notice period 1 Month
  • Best time to call Locked
  • Working Couples: Partner's profile reference number Locked
  • Live in or out Live in
  • Co-habiting? Locked
  • Full Postcode if live out (Private) Locked
  • Expected Job Level Groom/Rider, Rider, Assistant Head Person
  • 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”6’ / 167cm
  • Approximate weight 9.5st / 60.3kg / 133lb
  • Total years experience with horses Locked
  • Previous paid/work experience Locked
  • Future disciplines Dressage, Family Yard, Livery, Rehabilitation
  • Riding Role? Locked
  • Nationality British
  • Languages spoken Locked
  • Qualifications Locked
  • Equine Skills Bandage, Clip, Compete, Exercise/Hack Out, Lunging, Management Skills, Muck Out, Plait, Pull Mane/Tail, Ride, School, Show Turnout, Sole charge, Work Rider
  • 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
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  • Current passport? Locked
  • DBS (formerly CRB) or equivalent Locked
  • Smoker? Locked
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Experience with Horses

Professional Dressage Yard – Rider/Groom

  • Daily Yard Duties (40 Horses)
  • Riding / Exercising Competition Horses
  • Competition Groom

Elmtree Equestrian

  • Daily Yard duties (12 Horses)

Twyford Mill Equestrian

  • Work Experience 1 week
  • Daily yard duties (20 horses)

Hideaway Farm – Weekend Head Girl

  • Riding school management
  • 40 Horses
  • Team Leadership (6 helpers)

Key Skills

  • Turn out to a high standard
  • Competed Novice/Elementary but ridden PSG Horses
  • Working alone or with others
  • Training Young Horses


Strengths and Weaknesses


  • Riding
  • Recognising health issues
  • staying calm in difficult situations
  • using initiative
  • Client management/relations

Areas for improvement

  • experience of overall yard management i.e ordering feed etc.
  • improve personal riding to PSG.
  • Plaiting/show prep

• Why should employers consider you above any other job seeker?

I have a great reputation for maintaining 5* care for horses at all times. My previous and current employers have all given me excellent references. At college I was selected on both the dressage and showjumping academies to represent the college. I love working in a great team environment and have also got a great reputation for punctuality.



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

in my next job I would like to progress my riding especially in dressage and compete at higher levels. I am also keen to keep learning about general horse care and further my knowledge on the veterinary side.

• Do you need accommodation?


• Do you have any special requirements for any animals you wish to bring with you?

Ideally a 8 Year old Irish Draught – She has been with me for 4 years at college and at jobs and is very easy going.

• Do you have any ongoing commitments?

Yes. 1 month notice period for current job

• Do you have any holidays booked that an employer needs to know of?

1 week early December


Caroline Carter Recruitment Ltd
The Stables
Fildyke Road
SG17 5LU

0203 006 5730 / 07747 686 118

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