To provide daily care for 2 none ridden show ponies who are boxed with limited daily turn out on grass each day.
Feeds, hay nets, muck out, turn out & bring in.
Light grooming, rugs on and off, picking out feet . Holding for farrier
Horse care takes max 4 hours per day
Keeping kitchen clean & tidy
Being happy to occasionally prepare light meal for owner, who is awaiting back surgery, would be a big bonus.
Live in is essential.
Calm, kind and confident and with previous horse/yard experience.
Tidy and respectful would be lovely
Reliable & comfortable with routine
Own large double bedroom & bathroom. TV & own fridge. House has WiFi
Shared use of owners kitchen. Use of dining/sitting room
Use of Washing machine
Beautiful small farm with 12 acres, close to Ross on Wye & Gloucester.
Can accommodate up to 2 of own horses, with large airy boxes and daily turnout. Can provide bedding straw & Hay. Wonderful hacking locally.
Happy to accommodate well behaved (livestock proof) dog/s, could consider cat/s
Weekly cover for days off is already in place,
Working hours on farm would allow for other local part time work, of which there is a huge demand.
Position might also suit semi retired person looking for accommodation that can facilitate own horse/pets
- Earliest start date 25th July 2022
- Continent/Country United Kingdom
- Position/s available Groom
- Yard disciplines/Activities Family Yard
- Riding No riding required
- Required Skills Equine First Aid, Muck Out
- Non-equine skills required Cook, Other - see job description
- Accommodation provided In employers home
- Salary currency Sterling
- Salary guide Above Minimum Wage
- Salary Period Weekly
- Must Drive Car
- Must have own car? Yes
- Pets welcome? Yes
- Own horse welcome? Yes
- Smoking allowed? No