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General Information

  • Age 20 years
  • Date of Birth 20th April 2000
  • Had previous paid employment within the equine industry? Locked
  • Preferred Countries Scotland
  • County/State/Region Scotland, UK
  • Job Category Full Time
  • Earliest start date 5th October 2020
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  • Freelance: Hourly Rate Locked
  • Freelance: are you insured? Locked
  • Notice period None
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  • 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
  • Animals to bring to a job Locked
  • Describe the animal/s you HAVE to bring to the job (if applicable) Locked
  • Can drive None
  • Own car? None
  • Height 5‚Äô5‚ÄĚ / 165cm
  • Approximate weight 10.5st / 66.7kg / 147lb
  • Total years experience with horses Locked
  • Previous paid/work experience Locked
  • Future disciplines Livery, Racing Flat, Racing NH, Riding School, Sales, Show Jumping, Training Yard/Positions
  • Riding Role? Locked
  • Nationality British
  • Languages spoken Locked
  • Qualifications Locked
  • Equine Skills Back/Break, Bandage, Exercise/Hack Out, Long Rein, Lunging, Muck Out, Plait, Pull Mane/Tail, Ride, School, Young Stock Handler, Young Stock Rider
  • Non-Equine Skills Locked
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  • 2nd longest time in one job Locked
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Personal profile

I am a determined individual who is driven with a good work ethic. I’m eager to further my abilities in the equestrian industry so I love learning, asking questions, throwing ideas off people. I enjoy working with a team but can easily work alone.¬† I own an ex racer that i’m currently in the process of retraining .¬†¬†


Team work 


Working individually 



Quick learner



March 2020-current

Strathorn farm stables – Riding school and Livery yard – Apprentice

  • Work involved: feeding,¬† mucking out, getting horses ready for lessons, providing care for livery horses, schooling ponies and horses, backing.
  • Got¬† introduced to a much bigger team than in my previous employment,¬† found a lot more confidence, had more opportunity to seek guidance and grow, gained more initiative. Gained more experience in riding older horses which allowed me to advance in my riding. Had opportunities to work with project horses that challenged me and backed a young mare for the employers.¬†¬†¬†

April 2019- march 2020

Thornbank stables  РBacking and livery yard РApprentice

  • Work involved: grooming, feeding, mucking out/poo picking, washing, tack cleaning, riding and backing a variety of horses(cobs, thoroughbreds, warmbloods, connemaras, appaloosas, etc,) looking after and riding livery horses.
  • as the only employee this was a very busy environment, with ample horses coming through to be backed i got a lot of experience with different breeds and personalities. Backing was my main job riding between 3 and 6 horses a day as well as completing all daily yard jobs to a high standard. I learned a lot about time management and grew a lot of confidence around young horses.¬†

2011 Р2015 

Wester Cushnie – weekend/holiday volunteer job- Stable hand

  • Work involved : grooming, feeding, riding, backing shetlands and cobs, mucking out,¬† Poo picking, tack cleaning.¬†
  • Worked with a small team,¬† wasn’t afraid to ask for guidance, took sole responsibility of yard a few weeks a year when owners were on holiday



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