Full Time Head Groom – Woodbridge, Suffolk -REF 954

Position Filled
Posted on
February 9, 2022
Hollesley Suffolk
Job Type
Permanent / Full-time / Live out
Farm & Equestrian / Groom / Equestrian

Full Time Head groom required for heavy horse stud ( Suffolk Punches)  located in Hollesley approx 8 miles from Woodbridge, Suffolk.

The Position :-

  • Managing a team of staff and reporting to the Stud Manager
  • Being hands on with all yard duties
  • Working with Suffolk Horses providing first class care at all times
  • Handling horses on the ground including stallions, mares, foals and youngstock
  • Being able to prepare horses for shows and events would be an advantage
  • Dealing with visitors when the stud is open to the public
  • Liaising with Manager, other staff members, vets, farriers and visitors.
  • Involves having great organisational and communication skills

The Person:-

  • Reliable, enthusiastic with a great work ethic
  • Experienced in all aspects of top class horse care
  • Happy to be very hands on at all times working within the team and alone when required
  • Will have preferably, previously worked with heavy horses and understand the demands involved
  • Will be easy to get along with and have the ability to advise, help and offer training to staff members
  • Must be physically fit and healthy
  • Will have their own transport as stud not on public transport route

This is a live out position although there could be an opportunity to house share with another staff member off site. Weekends will be worked on a rota basis.

Good salary offered to successful person who can provide fully checkable references.

Tel Jackie 07979501997