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General Information

  • Age 45 years
  • Date of Birth 6th August 1975
  • Had previous paid employment within the equine industry? Locked
  • Preferred Countries United Kingdom
  • County/State/Region Hampshire, UK, Wiltshire, UK
  • Job Category Flexible Hours, Freelance, Part Time, Short Term (Temporary)
  • Earliest start date 24th August 2020
  • Freelance: Business Name Locked
  • Freelance: Hourly Rate Locked
  • Freelance: are you insured? Locked
  • Notice period None
  • Best time to call Locked
  • Working Couples: Partner's profile reference number Locked
  • Live in or out Live out
  • Co-habiting? Locked
  • Full Postcode if live out (Private) Locked
  • Expected Job Level Groom, Groom/Rider, Part of a Team, Sole Charge, Manager, Competition Groom, Riding Instructor, Stud Groom
  • Animals to bring to a job Locked
  • Describe the animal/s you HAVE to bring to the job (if applicable) Locked
  • Can drive Car, Tractor, 3.5t
  • Own car? Car
  • Height 5”6’ / 167cm
  • Approximate weight 10.5st / 66.7kg / 147lb
  • Total years experience with horses Locked
  • Previous paid/work experience Locked
  • Future disciplines Dealer, Dressage, Eventing, Family Yard, Horse Transport, P2P, Racing Flat, Racing NH, Riding for the Disabled (RDA), Rehabilitation, Retail
  • Riding Role? Locked
  • Nationality British
  • Languages spoken Locked
  • Qualifications Locked
  • Equine Skills Back/Break, Bandage, Broodmares, Clip, Compete, Equine First Aid, Exercise/Hack Out, Long Rein, Lunging, Maintenance Skills, Management Skills, Muck Out, Plait, Pull Mane/Tail, Ride, Rider/Trainer, Sole charge, Supervisory Skills, Teach, Trim, Veterinary Experience, Work Rider, Work with children, 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
  • Video URL Locked
  • Image Uploads Locked

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 starting riding at 9 years old and grew up with ponies and doing all pony club activities.   My mother worked in a family p2p yard and we all hunted and went racing.

After doing my A levels I worked in a p2p and Hunter chasing yard.

Later I had my own yard with 2 event horses and buying and selling, breeding and Evented to Advanced level.

I also worked for Weatherbeeta Ltd in the sales department.



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

I can do all yard duties

Good at schooling, teaching, handling horses of all types.

Experienced in dealing with lameness and injuries.

I can plait mane and tails, turn out to a high standard and clip.

I can work alone and I am a good decision maker, confident and experienced.   I can communicate well and have a good telephone manner and effective use of the computer.



Strengths and Weaknesses

• What do you most enjoy about working with horses?

Improving them.  Physically and mentally.

• Is there anything you’d like to improve?



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

Reliable and very experienced.

Good rider.



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

Job satisfaction.  Help out, be appreciated.  I don’t mind what I do.


• Do you need accommodation?


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


I have a son and if possible wish to see him off to school (7.40) before I leave home .

• Do you have any ongoing commitments?



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

Sometime in September I need to go to Malta.



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