Full Time Competition Groom – Newmarket REF 603 NO LONGER AVAILABLE

Position Filled
Posted on
June 3, 2020
Near Newmarket, Suffolk
Job Type
Permanent / Full-time / Live in / Live out
Farm & Equestrian / Groom / Equestrian

Full Time experienced Competition Groom who has previously worked with Event horses.

Excellent opportunity for eventing enthusiast to be involved in a very successful family team.

We are looking for someone to come in as Head Groom managing a small private yard of 7 horses all competing regularly at levels from BE Novice to 4*.

They compete both in the UK and abroad and the rider is progressing quickly so needs the groom to understand the demands of top competition.

The ideal person will be able to carry out all yard duties to a very high standard and be able to work with fitness and nutrition regimes for the horses.

Someone who can prepare the horses and the lorry for travel to competitions and training -bandaging and rugging etc.

Also the ability to assist at events- studding up, washing off and cooling down. Having the tack cleaned and ready. Generally helping where required on the day.

Clipping and plaiting experience and generally excellent turn out skills required.

A good rider essential who is happy hacking fit competition horses.

The yard has excellent facilities within a beautiful setting and includes full size manage, cross country course and plenty of off road riding.

Lorry driver with HGV licence would be a huge advantage

This position comes with a competitive salary and on site accommodation.

Well behaved dog would be considered and possibly space for own horse.

Interviewing to begin soon for start date late March/early April 2020.

Tel Jackie 07979501997