Full Time Groom/Rider (Maternity Cover), Nr Newmarket -REF 818

Position Available
Posted on
August 19, 2021
Nr Newmarket
Job Type
Full-time / Live out / Maternity cover
Farm & Equestrian / Groom / Rider / Head Groom

Full Time experienced Groom/Rider required for small private yard with 2 large hunters and 2 ponies located on beautiful private country Estate approx 20 minutes from Newmarket CB8.

We are looking for temporary cover until the Head Groom comes back from having her baby.

The Position:-

  • 5 day week with weekends included – 2 days off every week where possible
  • 8am to 5.30pm – usually Monday to Sunday
  • Sole charge and management of the yard and 4 equines all to a very high standard
  • Building and maintaining fitness levels, so good rider essential
  • Supervising fearless 9 year old child and friends
  • Care of tack and tack room
  • Understanding feeding regimes
  • Basic equine first aid knowledge
  • Paddock maintenance
  • HGV licence would be huge advantage or trailer licence

The Person:-

  • Reliable, enthusiastic and friendly with a good work ethic
  • Confident, competent rider who can school, hack, hunt and accompany children on rides and to shows
  • Excellent turn out skills – clipping, plaiting, trimming etc
  • Possess very high standards keeping the yard and horses in top condition
  • Carry out basis equine first aid
  • Lorry licence(HGV) would be an advantage.
  • Car driver essential
  • Show flexibility with days and hours

A competitive salary will be offered to the successful, fully referenced person who can cover this temporary position .

Tel Jackie 07979501997 or Rebecca 07771655879