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General Information

  • Age 26 years
  • Date of Birth 20th February 1998
  • Had previous paid employment within the equine industry? Locked
  • Preferred Countries United Kingdom
  • County/State/Region Avon, UK, Cotswolds, Devon, UK, Dorset, UK, Essex, UK, Gloucestershire, UK, Greater London, UK, London, Somerset, UK, Surrey, UK, Wiltshire, UK
  • Job Category Full Time, Permanent, Seasonal, Short Term (Temporary)
  • Earliest start date 11th February 2024
  • Freelance: Business Name Locked
  • Freelance: Hourly Rate Locked
  • Freelance: are you insured? Locked
  • Available for Christmas Cover? No
  • Notice period n/a
  • 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, Groom/Rider, Part of a Team, Sole Charge, Assistant Head Person, Head Person, Home Groom, Stud Groom, Stud Hand, Admin/Office-based
  • 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 5’9” / 175cm
  • Approximate weight 11st / 69.9kg / 154lb
  • Total years experience with horses Locked
  • Previous paid/work experience Locked
  • Future disciplines Dressage, Eventing, Family Yard, Livery, Rescue, Rehabilitation, Riding School, Showing, Show Jumping, Training Yard/Positions
  • Riding Role? Locked
  • Nationality British
  • Languages spoken Locked
  • Qualifications Locked
  • Equine Skills Bandage, Clip, Equine First Aid, Exercise/Hack Out, Lunging, Management Skills, Muck Out, Plait, Pull Mane/Tail, Ride, School, Show Turnout, Sole charge, Stallion Handling, Supervisory Skills, Trim
  • 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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  1. Experience with Horses


Experience working freelance on stud yards and working with broodmares, stallions, and foals

3 years plus of working on livery yards (one year as a head groom)

2 years  Level Three Diploma in Horse Management course

3  years volunteering at an animal rescue center rehabilitating horses

early years doing pony club, lessons, stable days, and helping out on local stables

Key Skills

Sole charge

Staff management



Time management (includes completing tasks in a timely manner)

Exercising (lunging, schooling, and hacking)

Team player

Able to drive a quad bike for harrowing and towing



Equine first aid

Handling strong horses

Hiring (includes writing adverts, contacting candidates, and interviewing)


Strengths and Weaknesses

• My main strength is being an efficient and effective groom, even when working sole charge.


• I would like to aim to gain an HGV license


• I am a strong candidate as I am an experienced groom, with a great understanding of business, meeting client needs, and still have the willingness to learn and improve.



• In my next position, I would like t0 gain or work towards an HGV licence

• No ongoing commitments




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

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