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Wiltshire – Groom/Rider (optional) required for full livery yard on private country estate 359 views18 applications

Ref: JL57872

*Accommodation available or live out *Dog and own horse welcomed *5 or 6 day week available to suit *Package negotiable according to experience

Job Description

100% reliable, hardworking and competent individual required to join a small team managing a yard of 18 private full livery clients and young sports horses. Experience of a professional yard preferred but not necessary.

To undertake all normal yard duties on a daily basis, with the ability to manage the overall running of the yard when required.

Set hours of 8 – 5.30 and a set routine including daily turnout for all horses. A relaxed atmosphere based in the heart of a private country estate. The successful candidate will have a thorough knowledge of stable management, horse health and safety and equine first aid.

Pride in the yard and a keen eye for detail when caring for each individual horse are of upmost importance. The yard must be maintained to the highest standards at all times – an organised, clean and tidy personality is important!

Occasional riding if desired.

A lovely group of people and horses in a beautiful setting.

Minimum Requirements



Accommodation details

Possible accommodation ranging from a static caravan to estate cottage depending on individual’s own circumstances and desires.



Set hours and routine.

Contract, payroll and pension facilities already in place.

Private country estate location.

Own horse a possibility for the right person with access to all facilities.

Well behaved dogs welcome.



More Information

  • Earliest start date 1st November 2019
  • Continent/Country United Kingdom
  • Position/s available Apprentice, Groom, Assistant Head Person, Manager, Home Groom
  • Postcode/postcode region (if live out)
  • Yard disciplines/Activities Eventing, Livery, Showjumping
  • Riding Optional riding
  • Required Skills Equine First Aid, Muck Out
  • Non-equine skills required None
  • Accommodation provided Single, Shared with your partner
  • Days per week 5-6 depending on candidate
  • Salary currency GBP £
  • Salary guide From NLW upwards depending on age and experience
  • Salary Period Monthly
  • Must Drive Car
  • Must have own car? Yes
  • Pets welcome? Yes
  • Own horse welcome? Possibly
  • Smoking allowed? Yes
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