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General Information

  • Age 19 years
  • Date of Birth 24th October 2001
  • Had previous paid employment within the equine industry? Locked
  • Preferred Countries United Kingdom, Scotland
  • County/State/Region Nottinghamshire, UK, Scotland, UK
  • Job Category Flexible Hours, Full Time, Part Time, Permanent
  • Earliest start date 21st September 2020
  • Freelance: Business Name Locked
  • Freelance: Hourly Rate Locked
  • Freelance: are you insured? Locked
  • Notice period 2 weeks
  • 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 Trainee, Groom/Rider, Part of a Team, Home Groom
  • 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 5’4” / 162cm
  • Approximate weight 13st / 82.6kg / 182lb
  • Total years experience with horses Locked
  • Previous paid/work experience Locked
  • Future disciplines Dressage, Livery, Rehabilitation, Riding School, Showing, Therapeutic Riding, Training Yard/Positions, Trekking
  • Riding Role? Locked
  • Nationality British
  • Languages spoken Locked
  • Qualifications Locked
  • Equine Skills Muck Out, Ride, Rider/Trainer, School, Stallion Handling, 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

During my 3 years here at Colgrain, I volunteered as a Stable-hand every Saturday from 10am until 5pm and occasionally during the week during school holidays. My job here was to assist with the general running of the stables. Duties include:

• Mucking out of the Stables
• Grooming the ponies and horses
• Preparing the ponies/horses for lessons by cleaning the tack and tacking-up
• Assisting in lessons with novice riders
• Answering calls and General Enquiries
• Booking Lessons into the diary
• General cleaning of the yard
• Ensuring the ponies/horses had their required feed
• Taking the ponies/horses to/from the fields
• Placing the horses onto the ‘walker’
• Assisting in minor injuries both Horse and Human



Key Skills

Working alone, working with others, handling stallions, handling/riding young horses and a fast paced learner.



Strengths and Weaknesses

• What do you most enjoy about working with horses?

Working with horses has always been comforting and my safe space.

• Is there anything you’d like to improve?

My capabilities as both a groom and rider.

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

Because I am very happy and always try to prove my worth so constantly put in the effort. As well as that I’m looking for more experience and have nowhere else to turn to.


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

More work experience on the yard and gaining more riding and grooming tips.

• Do you need accommodation?


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


• Do you have any ongoing commitments?


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



Caroline Carter Recruitment Ltd
The Stables
Fildyke Road
SG17 5LU

0203 006 5730 / 07747 686 118

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