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Head Groom (Livery Yard) 39 views

Ref: GL866

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General Information

  • Age 22 years
  • Date of Birth 20th February 1998
  • Had previous paid employment within the equine industry? Locked
  • Preferred Countries United Kingdom
  • County/State/Region Surrey, UK
  • Job Category Freelance, Full Time, Part Time
  • Earliest start date 1st September 2020
  • 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, Groom/Rider, Sole Charge, 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 5’9” / 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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Experience with Horses

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

2 years  Level Three Diploma in Horse Management course

3  years volunteering at an animal rescue centre 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 frist 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 a HGV licence


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



• In my next position I would like to continue to gain more experience within the equine industry and ideally gain or work towards a HGV licence.


• Accommodation would be preferred but not essential


• No pets or own horses

• No ongoing commitments

No holiday currently booked



Caroline Carter Recruitment Ltd
The Stables
Fildyke Road
SG17 5LU

0203 006 5730 / 07747 686 118

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