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Somerset -Experienced Groom/Rider to work with Event Team 475 views12 applications

Ref: JL64259

Job Description

*5 day week. *Shared distribution of weekend work with other staff *Bonus scheme in place for competition travel *Own horse considered *Accommodation can be arranged

The job entails working with a range of horses ranging from advanced event horses, young stock, brood mares, retired horses and everything in between.

We are looking for a capable groom who must be able to work as part of a team, have a sense of humour (essential) and be willing to learn. We have excellent training in place, and help will be given if you wish to develop qualifications. It is also important that you are happy not to ride all the time but be able to undertake all aspects of equitation from the ground.

Must be willing to travel to competitions and be away for several days at a time

Must have a current passport

Must be able to drive and have own transport

The benefits of the job are:

5 day week. 9.5 hours per day

Shared distribution of weekend work with other staff

Very good salary depending on experience

Statutory holiday

Time off in lieu of working on bank holidays or double pay

Pension scheme if required

Bonus scheme in place for competition travel

Subject to discussion at interview it may be possible to bring a horse

Accommodation (off site) available subject to discussion

Minimum Requirements

Must be a capable rider, with sound knowledge of all yard work. Must be presentable when at work or travelling to events. Must be able to be adapt and to work independently.



Accommodation details

Subject to discussion at interview offsite cottage accommodation available.





More Information

  • Earliest start date 8th March 2020
  • Continent/Country United Kingdom
  • Position/s available Groom/Rider
  • Postcode/postcode region (if live out)
  • Yard disciplines/Activities Eventing
  • Riding Applicants must ride
  • Required Skills Bandage, Clip, Equine First Aid, Exercise/Hack Out, Long Rein, Lunging, Muck Out, Plait, Ride
  • Non-equine skills required None
  • Accommodation provided Single
  • Days per week 5
  • Salary currency Sterling
  • Salary guide Very good remuneration package to be negotiated at interview taking into account experience
  • Salary Period Monthly
  • Must Drive Car
  • Must have own car? Yes
  • Pets welcome? Possibly
  • Own horse welcome? Possibly
  • Smoking allowed? Yes
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Caroline Carter Recruitment Ltd
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