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Home / Show Groom ( Will consider less experienced for Training/Apprenticeship 334 views8 applications

Ref: JL32494

Private Show-jumping Yard looking for a General Home / Show groom

(Will consider less experienced for Training/Apprenticeship for the right applicant)

We are looking for an organised, conscientious individual who uses their own initiative and works to a high standard. You would need to be able to work as part of a small team, be confident in handling fit competition horses. The position is to groom at home, day shows and stay away shows both National and International shows in the UK and possibly Europe. On occasions you may need to be in sole charge. 

The role involves all general horse care and yard duties such as stables, nets, feeds, keeping the yard clean, tidy, presentable, and the cleaning of tack. Ensure the Truck is packed with all equipment for both day and away shows

The daily care and grooming of the horses, tacking / untacking of the horses, finishing them off after work and turning them out to a high standard.

Ideally you will be competent at clipping, lungjng and plaiting etc. We have a Horse Walker, Vitafloor machine and a dry treadmill to which training will be given as these are used on a daily basis. 

Riding is available for the right person

 This is a full-time role which will be 5.5 days per week where one of those days must be a weekend

 Salary will be paid weekly and is dependent upon experience with 28 days holiday per annum (including Bank Holidays) Live in is available to the right person and an option for your own horse to be stabled with us sorry no Pets. There is the opportunity to receive training and coaching, the rider is UKCC level 2 BSJA coach, was selected on Step Up to Gold Programme 2017/18 and recently selected on to Young Professionals Programme 2018/2019 with BEF and Sport England



More Information

  • Earliest start date 16th October 2018
  • Continent/Country United Kingdom
  • Position/s available Apprentice, Trainee, Groom, Competition Groom
  • Postcode/postcode region (if live out)
  • Yard disciplines/Activities Competitions, Family Yard, Sales, Showjumping
  • Riding Optional riding
  • Required Skills Bandage, Clip, Long Rein, Lunging, Plait, Sole charge
  • Non-equine skills required None
  • Accommodation provided Single
  • Days per week 5.5 days per week ( To be agreed possibly 5 )
  • Salary currency Sterling
  • Salary guide Dependant on experience Weekly set wage (NMW+)
  • Salary Period Weekly
  • Must Drive Car
  • Must have own car? Yes
  • Pets welcome? No
  • Own horse welcome? Yes
  • Smoking allowed? No
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Caroline Carter Recruitment Ltd
The Stables
Fildyke Road
SG17 5LU
0203 006 5730 / 07747 686 118

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