Full Time experienced Groom required for private showjumping yard located near Brentwood, Essex .
The family have international show jumpers competing at a high level and will require the groom to travel both home and abroad. A lorry driver would be a great advantage.
There are 3 other full time grooms employed so this is not an isolated position.
This is a live in position and accommodation is within a 3 bedroom house shared with 1 other.
A good salary will be offered to the successful person and will depend on experience.
The Position :-
- Yard duties – mucking out, waters, hays, feeding, grooming, turning out and bringing in from the field, tack cleaning, yard sweeping, lorry cleaning
- Preparing horses for rider
- Exercising fit competition horses – warming up and hacking
- Preparing horses for travel-bandaging and packing lorry
- Grooming at events – tacking up, studding up, cooling off and prepping for home journey
- Clipping, plaiting, mane pulling and trimming all essential
- Driving HGV or 7.5 T lorry( preferred)
- Reliable, enthusiastic with a good work ethic
- A real team player with an easy to get along with personality
- The ability to work using own initiative when required
- Happy to travel to international and national events
- Lorry driver preferred but not essential
- Good rider
- Will have excellent turn out skills
- Will have excellent fully checkable references
- Will be a car driver
Tel Jackie 07979 501997