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Experienced riding instructor, Dressage trainer and Yard Manager 41 views

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General Information

  • Age 29 years
  • Date of Birth 23rd December 1992
  • Had previous paid employment within the equine industry? Locked
  • Preferred Countries United Kingdom
  • County/State/Region Avon, UK, Cotswolds, Gloucestershire, UK, Somerset, UK, Wiltshire, UK
  • Job Category Full Time, Permanent
  • Earliest start date 11th July 2022
  • Freelance: Business Name Locked
  • Freelance: Hourly Rate Locked
  • Freelance: are you insured? Locked
  • Notice period N/A
  • Best time to call Locked
  • Working Couples: Partner's profile reference number Locked
  • Live in or out Live in, Live out
  • Co-habiting? Locked
  • Full Postcode if live out (Private) Locked
  • Expected Job Level Groom, Groom/Rider, Rider, Part of a Team, Sole Charge, Assistant Head Person, Competition Groom, Riding Instructor
  • 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? None
  • Height 5’4” / 162cm
  • Approximate weight 9st / 57.2kg / 126lb
  • Total years experience with horses Locked
  • Previous paid/work experience Locked
  • Future disciplines Classical, Dressage
  • Riding Role? Locked
  • Nationality South Korean
  • Languages spoken Locked
  • Qualifications Locked
  • Equine Skills Bandage, Compete, Equine First Aid, Exercise/Hack Out, Long Rein, Lunging, Maintenance Skills, Management Skills, Muck Out, Ride, Rider/Trainer, School, Sole charge, Supervisory Skills, Teach, Work Rider, Work with children, Young Stock Handler, Young Stock Rider
  • 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
  • Video URL Locked
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Experience with Horses

  • > 6 years at various equestrian institutions, including corporate and private-owned yards. Roles include: Yard Manager, Senior Instructor, Riding Instructor, Equestrian Assistant, Groom
  • International experience at the Tempel Lipizzans in Illinois, USA and St. Ludwig Sportpferde GmbH, Germany
  • Experience in instructing clients of all ages/abilities, including young children
  • Experience in training/riding variety of horses, including warmbloods and OTTBs (see Youtube Channel for ref.)

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

  • Leadership
  • Handling/Riding young horses
  • Sole charge
  • Teamwork
  • Management
  • Competition Grooming
  • Dressage training

Strengths and Weaknesses

• What do you most enjoy about working with horses?

The joy of seeing a horse in my care and training improve, mentally, physically and in their riding skills.

• Is there anything you’d like to improve?

Competition skills and Classical Dressage training techniques and, as always, my understanding of horses

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

Exceptionally hard-working (6 day week, avg. 10 hour shifts at my current job), 6 years’ equestrian working experience in variety of roles including instructor, trainer, yard manager and groom, qualifications in Horse Industry studies and instructor status (in Korea), unyielding passion, particularly for Dressage and classical techniques, willingness to learn


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

In search of a permanent, full-time position with riding involved at reputable Dressage yard in South West England. I’d really like opportunities to learn from my seniors and to improve my training skills.

• Do you need accommodation?

Ideally yes, but not essential

• 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?



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