We are looking for an ambitious & competent “work/schooling rider” to join the team.
We want someone with good sound knowledge of horses, who is a calm & patient person to help school horses on the flat, over jumps and help bring on younger horses at home. We have a string of 23 quality event horses ranging from BE100 to 4****.
The position involves riding at least 7/8 horses a day, you will be expected to cover all daily yard duites:- mucking out, sweeping and general tidiness of the yard, putting horses on and off the walker, turning out and bringing in, changing rugs, filling haynets, tack cleaning, preparing feeds as well as assisting farriers, vets, dentist and other professionals on behalf of our owners.
Sorry NO horse or pets.
Applicant must work well as part of a team, be willing to commit and learn new things. SERIOUS ENQUIRES ONLY Fantastic team awaits!
Preferably with either competition or previous work riding experience. Have competent horse care/handling, reliable, hardworking, flexible, punctual, friendly and happy to work in a team
This is a LIVE IN POSITION in a lovely, large & spacious 5 bedroom cottage on site – sole occunpancy of a double bedroom – the whole cottage is furnished & fully equipped and is provided free with the position. All utility bills are paid for & includes TV, Broadband/WiFi.
This is a fantastic opportunity to gain experience, get training, improve riding and horse management skills in a professional competition yard with a team who have high ambitions to be at the Olympics!
If you’re not afraid of hard work and want to work with a bunch of fun & enthusiastic people then apply.
- Earliest start date 1st May 2019
- Continent/Country United Kingdom
- Position/s available Rider/Groom
- Yard disciplines/Activities Eventing
- Riding Applicants must ride
- Required Skills Ride
- Non-equine skills required None
- Accommodation provided Shared with other employee
- Days per week 6
- Salary currency £/pounds
- Salary guide A competitive salary paid according to age and experience.
- Salary Period Annually
- Must Drive Car
- Must have own car? Yes
- Pets welcome? No
- Own horse welcome? No
- Smoking allowed? Yes
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