Private family dressage yard looking for an experienced groom to take sole charge 5 days a week.
aprox 30 hours a week, salary commensurate with hours.
5 – 7 horses ranging from Shetland, through retired to FEI competition level. Looking for someone who has good knowledge and horsemanship skills. The position entails all usual yard, stable and field duties.
You should be confident handling all types of horses of any age with the ability to cater for sensitive horses and young horses. This would be a very rewarding role for someone who enjoys following the progress of the horses.
This is not a schooling position but confident hacking exercise riding, ground work and lunging will be required. Training is available for the right person. Great new facilities.
Looking for a kind, knowledgeable, organised and hardworking person who is flexible, fun, works well with others and has a can do attitude. We have a very busy life both working extensively full time so common sense and previous experience are essential.
It will suit someone who is a self starter and takes pride in their work. Must enjoy being around children. Must be able to turn out well and prep for shows/competitions.
Must be a driver with own transport as we are not on public transport route, ability to drive 7.5 Ton an advantage.
No accommodation. Own horse a possibility after a trial period.
Previous experience of sole charge
- Earliest start date 20th August 2020
- Continent/Country United Kingdom
- Position/s available Groom, Rider/Groom, Part of a Team, Sole Charge, Head Person
- Yard disciplines/Activities Classical, Competitions, Dressage, Family Yard
- Riding Applicants must ride
- Required Skills Bandage, Clip, Equine First Aid, Exercise/Hack Out, Long Rein, Lunging, Muck Out, Plait, Ride, Show Turnout, Sole charge, Stallion Handling, Trim
- Non-equine skills required None
- Accommodation provided None
- Days per week 5/6
- Salary currency £
- Salary guide Negotiable
- Salary Period Monthly
- Must have own car? Yes
- Pets welcome? Yes
- Own horse welcome? Yes, Possibly
- Smoking allowed? No