*Salary £19.5K *Accommodation available *Pets & own horse welcomed
We are seeking a competent and knowledgeable Livery Yard Manager, who would be responsible directly to the Managing Director for all aspects of the running of a busy, full service, 28 horse livery yard.
The successful candidate would be responsible for all aspects of the management of the livery yard facility including but not exclusively: The management of Service Quality, recruitment and staff rosters, feed, forage and bedding control/ordering and the day-to-day running of the facility. This role also requires the incumbent to take a hands-on approach to stable duties on a daily basis.
Education, Qualifications and Experience
The welfare of the horses under our care is of the highest importance; the candidate will need to demonstrate a deep knowledge of equestrianism and horse care.
We would prefer the candidate to be educated to degree level in an equestrian discipline, however consideration will be given to a suitable applicant with equivalent qualifications or extensive experience.
The Livery Yard Manager will be contracted to work 5 ½ days per week (41.5 hours). An excellent employment package awaits the successful person which includes a competitive salary and staff shopping discount package. A fully furnished on-site single occupancy flat is available at a subsidised rate. There is also the opportunity for the successful applicant to bring 1 horse on a subsidised full livery package, which includes access to the excellent on-site riding facilities.
- Earliest start date 30th September 2020
- Continent/Country United Kingdom
- Position/s available Manager
- Yard disciplines/Activities Livery
- Riding Optional riding
- Required Skills Bandage, Equine First Aid, Exercise/Hack Out, Lunging, Management Skills, Muck Out, Plait, Pull Mane/Tail, Supervisory Skills
- Non-equine skills required Management Skills
- Accommodation provided Single
- Days per week 5.5
- Salary currency £
- Salary guide 19,500
- Salary Period Annually
- Must Drive Car
- Must have own car? Yes
- Pets welcome? Yes
- Own horse welcome? Yes
- Smoking allowed? Yes