Head groom in up and coming eventing yard, based with Christopher Bartle at The Yorkshire Riding Center, near Harrogate (HG3 3PE). There are between 5 and 8 horses in the stable at one time, ranging from BE level to 4*, competing at most major competitions in the UK and also internationally.
I am a Swedish 26 year old female athlete that is looking for a head groom to be part of my little team. We will be working closely together so a fun and positive person is a important, so we can enjoy and have the best time possible at home and at competitions.
The position is responsible for the horses welfare and the management of the stable, including the every day yard duties as well as competition grooming.
– Love and passion for the horses is really the most important prerequisite, besides being a positive and fun personality.
– The role requires a high degree of organisation and good eye for detail and the ability to learn quickly on the job
– Some experience from competition grooming
Nice rental log cabin available
The compensation package is of course in full compliance with with British Groom Association (sick days, vacations, pension, insurance and proper renumeration all come standard)
- Earliest start date 17th January 2022
- Continent/Country United Kingdom
- Position/s available Groom
- Yard disciplines/Activities Eventing
- Riding Optional riding, No riding required
- Required Skills Bandage, Clip, Plait, Show Turnout
- Non-equine skills required None
- Accommodation provided None
- Days per week 6
- Salary currency £ GBP
- Salary guide Total Comp 2.000 £ per month
- Salary Period Monthly
- Must Drive Car
- Must have own car? Yes
- Pets welcome? Yes
- Own horse welcome? Possibly
- Smoking allowed? No