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Full or part time Groom or Groom/Rider required by international Event Yard 460 views9 applications

Ref: JL62555

*Pay dependant on experience.*Flexible 3-6 day week! *Pets considered *Accommodation available or live out if local


A local part-timer with experience of the competition yard environment, or a full-timer with some experience working with competition horses, but requires further training within the eventing/competition environment. 

Due to the start of the event season just around the corner we are looking for a groom to join our team. We are a professional international event yard with 12 horses ranging from 3yr olds to 5* competition horses. We are a small family run business with great facilities, a fantastic team and huge ambitions to reach the top of our sport.

Jobs would include all the day to day yard duties incl. mucking out, putting horses on the walker, turning out, tacking up, washing off, grooming, trimming, feeding, preparing for competitions and possibly some riding.

Applicant must have some experience working with competition horses and be confident dealing with youngsters.

Ideally applicant needs to be local to Shepton Mallet but accommodation is available.

In order to fit in with our team we need someone who is dedicated to their job, reliable, has a passion for horses and is willing to work to high standards and learn new things.

We are very much open to options but ideally applicant needs to be able to work a minimum of 3 days a week with the view to go full time from March.

Pay dependant on experience.
All options considered!
Please call only (evenings preferable)

More Information

  • Earliest start date 10th February 2020
  • Continent/Country United Kingdom
  • Position/s available Trainee, Groom, Groom/Rider, Part of a Team, Sole Charge
  • Postcode/postcode region (if live out)
  • Yard disciplines/Activities Eventing
  • Riding Optional riding
  • Required Skills Bandage, Clip, Exercise/Hack Out, Lunging, Maintenance Skills, Management Skills, Muck Out, Plait, Pull Mane/Tail, Ride, Sales Preparation, School, Sole charge, Supervisory Skills, Trim, Work Rider
  • Non-equine skills required None
  • Accommodation provided Shared with other employee
  • Days per week 3-6
  • Salary currency Pound
  • Salary guide Minimum wage + (dependant on experience)
  • Salary Period Hourly
  • Must Drive Not Applicable
  • Must have own car? No
  • Pets welcome? Possibly
  • Own horse welcome? No
  • Smoking allowed? Yes
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Caroline Carter Recruitment Ltd
The Stables
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0203 006 5730 / 07747 686 118

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