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Oxfordshire Head Groom/Rider,Livery Yard. 151 views2 applications

Ref: JL55469

Job Description

Full time person (5 days per week/ approx 40 hours) required to lead team of part time workers running part and full livery yard. This position is a 6 month contract to help cover maternity and sick leave however open to discussion regarding continuing employment.

Required to work some weekend hours but days/ time can be flexible and also a commitment to some hours over Christmas OR New Year.

Riding does not make up a large part of the work but an ability to hack out well mannered horses and do basic flat work is desirable. An ability to lunge is essential.

We are looking for someone with high standards in all areas of yard work who can demonstrate previous relevant hands on experience.

Wage to reflect applicants relevant experience and references. Position includes high quality accommodation and heat/electric/water/WiFi.

Minimum Requirements

Applicants must be self motivated, able to work under their own initiative but be a positive team leader. Some experience/ ability in directing/ organising co workers is desirable.


Accommodation details

Newly refurbished first floor loft in Cotswold barn with high ceilings and lovely views. One bedroom, shower room, open plan kitchen/ living with washing machine/cooker/fridge and lightly furnished. Close parking and private entrance.



Lovely relaxed environment- attractive location. 5 day week and open to flexibility on days. Professional yard with employment contract, full insurance and pension scheme etc. Nice horses with thoughtful, kind owners. Own horse a possibility depending on type.


More Information

  • Earliest start date 1st October 2019
  • Continent/Country United Kingdom
  • Position/s available Groom
  • Yard disciplines/Activities Livery
  • Riding Applicants must ride
  • Required Skills Exercise/Hack Out
  • Non-equine skills required None
  • Accommodation provided Single
  • Days per week 5
  • Salary currency £
  • Salary guide 17,500 with accommodation and bills but open to discussion on terms
  • Salary Period Hourly
  • Must Drive Car
  • Must have own car? Yes
  • Pets welcome? No
  • Own horse welcome? Possibly
  • Smoking allowed? No
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Caroline Carter Recruitment Ltd
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