Full Time Competition Groom – Cambridgeshire -REF 997

Position Available
Posted on
May 3, 2022
12 miles from Cambridge
Job Type
Full-time / Live in / Live out / Permanent
Competition Groom / Farm & Equestrian / Groom / Groom / Rider / Second Groom

Full Time experienced competition groom required for small family eventing yard competing at a high level both home and abroad.  The yard is located close to Cambridge with easy access from the A14.

There could be accommodation available if required.

Car driver essential and lorry driver would be a great advantage.

The Position:-

  • Working alongside other competition grooms providing first class care for 9 event horses
  • All yard duties
  • Preparing horses for competition -plaiting, clipping, trimming, mane/tail pulling etc to exceptional standard.
  • Exercising fit event horses – hacking and warming up for rider
  • Preparing horses and lorry for travel
  • Grooming at events – tacking up, studding up, washing off and cooling off- being highly organised and efficient
  • Keeping yard, tack room etc in a clean, tidy and safe condition at all times

The Person:-

  • Reliable, punctual with a really good work ethic
  • A good team player with an easy to get along with personality
  • A good confident rider who is happy to hack competition horses
  • Must have excellent turn out skills-clipping, plaiting etc
  • A lorry driver with HGV would be ideal but not a deal breaker.
  • Car driver essential
  • Experience with eventers would be preferred

Good salary offered to the successful person.

Tel Jackie 07979501997