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General Information

  • Age 26 years
  • Date of Birth 6th July 1994
  • Had previous paid employment within the equine industry? Locked
  • Preferred Countries United Kingdom
  • County/State/Region Gloucestershire, UK
  • Job Category Flexible Hours, Freelance, Full Time, Part Time
  • Earliest start date 13th July 2020
  • Availability if Freelance/Short Term part time with potential for full time
  • Freelance: Business Name Locked
  • Freelance: Hourly Rate Locked
  • Freelance: are you insured? Locked
  • Notice period 15 days
  • 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, Part of a Team, Sole Charge, Assistant Head Person, Head Person, Home Groom, Competition Groom, Stud Groom, Stud Hand
  • 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 5’5” / 165cm
  • Approximate weight 11st / 69.9kg / 154lb
  • Total years experience with horses Locked
  • Previous paid/work experience Locked
  • Future disciplines Artificial Insemination (AI), Dressage, Eventing, Family Yard, Foaling, Hunting, Livery
  • Riding Role? Locked
  • Nationality Guatemalan
  • Languages spoken Locked
  • Qualifications Locked
  • Equine Skills Bandage, Broodmares, Clip, Equine First Aid, Lunging, Maintenance Skills, Management Skills, Muck Out, Plait, Pull Mane/Tail, Show Turnout, Sole charge, Stallion Handling, Young Stock Handler
  • 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
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Experience with Horses

Outline your experience with horses here/the scope of your freelance services. If you’re looking for a non-equine or non- yard-based job please use this space to describe your experience skills/abilities and adapt the questions to suit your line of work.

I am a 26-year-old horse groom originally from Guatemala. For the last year I have been studying in the UK at Hartpury College on the Access to HE course with the goal to then go on to a degree at Hartpury University. I have a passion for horses and business management. I want to do my degree in Equine Business Management.

I have worked in horses for the last 8 years

Worked for:

  • International dressage rider Rachel Williamson
  • Bruce buck Davidson jr. professional five-star event rider and coach
  • International show jumper Harley Brown
  • International show jumper Buddy Brown
  • International coach/hunter jumper/ show jumper John Charlebois
  • Hillview Equestrian and Rueben Arce (show jumping)
  • Jen pierce and Avalon Stables (hunter jumper stable)
    • California Riding School (riding school and hunter jumper)
    • Northern Run (Hunter jumper and Show jumping)
    • Isola Stables (Dressage, Hunter jumper, show jumping, western)


    Other Experience:

    • Trained under and learned from numerous international head grooms
    • Worked for own independent clients of all disciplines at Stanford Red Barn
    • Managed a barn for clients (Feeding, turnout, orders)
    • Worked side by side with vets for care of injured horses. (Helped rehab after surgery and injury)
    • Worked with stallions and young stock both in dressage and show jumping in the states.
    • Worked at home and at shows for numerous riders both full time and free lance.
    • Set up a quarantine for horses to be exported from the US to Europe


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

  • Manage a team and delegate tasks
  • Efficient and timely in executing tasks
  • Clipping (all sorts)
  • Grooming
  • Tacking up and untacking
  • Stable Cleaning
  • IM shots
  • Poulticing
  • Foot packing
  • Icing
  • Wrapping
  • Lunging
  • Turning out
  • Bathing
  • Pulling manes
  • First aid care for cuts, fungus and scratches.
  • First aid bandaging
  • Barn management (feed orders, shavings, organizing feeding times and turnout)
  • Blanket management
  • Trailer (lorry) loading and unloading
  • Tack room and Trailer (lorry) organization
  • Trailer (lorry) washing
  • Tack cleaning
  • Horse laundry
  • Feed room organization and feeding schedule
  • Arena Dragging and sealing
  • Fence setting for show jumpers
  • Dressage arena set up


Strengths and Weaknesses

• What do you most enjoy about working with horses?

to be honest everything they relax me.

• Is there anything you’d like to improve?

braiding , riding

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



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

i have just finished my acces corse in hartpury college and im enrolling for university to do equine management so anything that requiers management in yards will be amazing

• Do you need accommodation?

if the employer would like me to live in yes other whise i can drive there or be dropped off whatever is easier for the employer.

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

i just have two dogs if they can come with me awesome if not its ok too.

• Do you have any ongoing commitments?

i am getting marry this year so will just need time for one week that but besides that no

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

i always spend christmas or new year with family one of those two days would be awesome


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