*£280 to £380pw depending on experience and qualifications *Friendly, professional team *Lovely facilities for horses and humans 🙂 *Live in
We are a small professional Dressage yard and Stud with 17 stables, four of our own dressage horses, six full livery horses and a small breeding program seeking an experienced and reliable groom to join our existing team of five.
The ideal candidate will:
Have previous experience working on a professional yard
Work to high standards with good attention to detail
Be able to clip, plait, pull and trim
Be confident handling fit competition horses
Be friendly and reliable with a good work ethic
You will be helping with the day to day running of the yard which includes but is not limited to mucking out, feeding, turning out, bringing in, tacking up and washing down.
We can offer a fabulous working environment on a beautiful yard, with a friendly team of happy dressage addicts. There is also an opportunity to travel to National and International high-profile shows (if desired). Unfortunately, we cannot take staff horses, but we can offer sole occupancy fully furnished accommodation – pets are negotiable!
Working hours are from 7am – 5pm with an hour for lunch and numerous tea breaks (tea and biscuits provided…always!) 5 days a week. Located 10 minutes from Hartpury College in Gloucester, we are close to some of England’s best dressage venues and horse care facilities.
- Earliest start date 1st June 2021
- Continent/Country United Kingdom
- Position/s available Groom, Competition Groom
- Yard disciplines/Activities Competitions, Dressage, Livery, Stud
- Riding Optional riding, No riding required
- Required Skills Bandage, Clip, Equine First Aid, Plait, Trim
- Non-equine skills required Other - see job description
- Accommodation provided Single
- Days per week 5
- Salary currency British pound
- Salary guide 280 to 380 depending on age, experience and qualifications
- Salary Period Weekly
- Must Drive Car
- Must have own car? Yes
- Pets welcome? Possibly
- Own horse welcome? No
- Smoking allowed? Yes