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Sole charge/ team player. 38 views

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General Information

  • Age 50 years
  • Date of Birth 17th July 1970
  • Had previous paid employment within the equine industry? Locked
  • Preferred Countries United Kingdom, Wales
  • County/State/Region Anywhere
  • Job Category Full Time, Permanent, Working Couple
  • Earliest start date 7th December 2020
  • Freelance: Business Name Locked
  • Freelance: Hourly Rate Locked
  • Freelance: are you insured? Locked
  • Notice period 30 days
  • 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 Part of a Team, Sole Charge, 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 Car, 3.5t, 7.5t, Class 2 HGV
  • Own car? Car
  • Height 5’7” / 170cm
  • Approximate weight 12st / 76.2kg / 168lb
  • Total years experience with horses Locked
  • Previous paid/work experience Locked
  • Future disciplines Carriage Driving, Horse Transport, Rescue, Rehabilitation, Stud
  • Riding Role? Locked
  • Nationality British
  • Languages spoken Locked
  • Qualifications Locked
  • Equine Skills Bandage, Broodmares, Clip, Equine First Aid, Exercise/Hack Out, Foaling/Foal Watch, Long Rein, Lunging, Maintenance Skills, Muck Out, Plait, Pull Mane/Tail, Ride, Sales Preparation, Show Turnout, Sole charge, Stallion Handling, Trim, 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
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Experience with

30 yrs experience working in many different disciplines. Mainly been with hunters over the past 15 yrs but previously done polo, pt to pt, eventing, sales prep. Also very experienced with youngsters and have had some foaling/stud experience.


Key Skills


I have for the past 20 yrs mainly been sole charge or head groom, although I do like being part of a team. I can turn out to a high standard including trimming, clipping, plaiting etc. I have a good knowledge of equine and human first aid.  I am used to riding and handling large horses and also enjoy handling youngsters. I hold an HGV class 2 license.

Strengths and Weaknesses

• What do you most enjoy about working with horses?

I find it most rewarding to have a stable of happy, fit, contented horses.

• Is there anything you’d like to improve?

my tail pulling.


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

I have been in the industry for over 30 yrs,  I still love my work with horses and always want the best for them. I am extremely patient, yet firm when needed.


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

A long term position, on a friendly yard. Ideally would like to be in the Oxfordshire area but would relocate for the right role.

• Do you need accommodation?

Yes, or the ability to rent locally. I would like my partner to join me he has a bit of farm/horse experience but doesn’t ride

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

I have one elderly dog.

• Do you have any ongoing commitments?


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



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