Full Time Groom – Colchester, Essex REF 625 –

Position Available
Posted on
August 16, 2020
Near Colchester Essex
Job Type
Full-time / Live in / Part-time / Permanent
7.5 Tonne Lorry Driver / Groom / Rider / Head Groom

Full Time experienced competition groom required for small, family eventing yard located approx 15 minutes from ~Colchester, Essex.

This position comes highly recommended from previous long term grooms.

A maximum of 2 beautiful event horses to care for, who currently compete at intermediate level so a wonderful opportunity to be fully involved.

The ideal person will have previously worked with competition horses and understand the demands of the eventing/training season.

Accommodation available on site in cosy self contained cottage.

The requirements for this role are as follows:

  • Reliability and a good work ethic
  • Friendly personality
  • Excellent turn out skills – clipping plaiting etc
  • The ability to ride fit competition horses ( hacking and schooling)
  • Lunging
  • Competition day grooming- tacking and studding up, washing off etc
  • Bandaging for travel and stable
  • To be able to muck in and muck out !
  • Lorry Driver

Car driver essential due to the location and lorry driver would be a great advantage.

As there are only 2/3 horses to care for there will be times when the successful person could work within the house etc. to make up hours.


Tel jackie 07979501997