SHOWJUMPERS/RACEHORSES OXON/BUCKS BORDERS
*Ideal first or second job *Own horse welcome *Riding optional *Groom at top shows *Pay above NMW
A wonderful opportunity for a cheerful, enthusiastic person to join an experienced professional team as an Apprentice Groom or Groom/Rider (riding is entirely optional, subject to a minimum standard). Ideal first or second job, with the opportunity to gain nationally recognised qualifications in the equine industry via a Level 1, 2 or 3 Apprenticeship.
This is a professional yard with 10 horses: 8 horses ranging from yearlings to Grade A Show Jumpers plus 2 retired horses. You will be joing two full time members of staff, plus part timers who help out where necessary.
The job will entail all usual daily yard duties, plus the opportunity to learn show turnout and to groom at Show Jumping Shows.
If you have a horse you are welcome to stable it at the yard. Friendly dogs are welcome by prior arrangement.
The salary will be higher than the National Minimum Wage for Apprentices.
The succesful candidate is welcome to start soonest but the employer is happy to wait until after Christmas if you prefer.
- Earliest start date 1st December 2020
- Continent/Country United Kingdom
- Position/s available Apprentice, Trainee
- Yard disciplines/Activities Eventing, P2P, Pre-Training, Racing Flat, Racing NH, Showjumping
- Riding Optional riding
- Required Skills Muck Out
- Non-equine skills required None
- Accommodation provided None
- Days per week Flexible
- Salary currency Sterling
- Salary guide Above NMW
- Salary Period Monthly
- Must Drive Car
- Must have own car? Yes
- Pets welcome? Possibly
- Own horse welcome? Yes
- Smoking allowed? No