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Oxfordshire, Didcot – Full-Time Groom/Rider Wanted for Competition Horses. 266 views1 application

Ref: JL82254

Job Description

Our fun and friendly team based in Upton near Didcot are looking for a new Full Time Groom to join us on a permanent basis. The yard is set within 11 acres of wonderful pasture land, on top of the ridgeway with outstanding views.

We are looking for a hard working team player who is reliable and enthusiastic who will share the responsibilities of looking after 11 competition horses in a fabulous working environment alongside our current full time member of staff.

In return we are offering an excellent package – a salary of between £18,000 -£23,000 (dependant on experience) with the potential to live on site, as well as paid holiday. Although there is no space to keep a horse at the moment there may be an opportunity to do so in the future. Well behaved dog welcome

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be competent  and have experience of riding fit competition horses
  • Able to prepare horses to an excellent standard for competitions
  • Be capable of grooming at events
  • Confident to take sole charge of the yard and completing all yard duties to a very high standard
  • Have good basic equestrian first aid knowledge
  • Possess good all round horse knowledge
  • The job will include weekend work which is shared between both grooms
  • Flexibility will be required to work around competitions

o HGV Licence would be a bonus


The role is available with an immediate start, although this can be negotiated

Accommodation details

Potential to live on site



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Caroline Carter Recruitment Ltd
The Stables
Fildyke Road
SG17 5LU

0203 006 5730 / 07747 686 118

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