Full Time Groom/Rider- Nr Hadleigh / Suffolk – REF 1025

Position Filled
Posted on
July 16, 2022
Hadleigh, Suffolk
Job Type
Permanent / Full-time / Live out
Farm & Equestrian / Groom / Equestrian

Full Time experienced Groom/Rider required for private yard approx 10 minutes from Hadleigh, Suffolk. Easily accessible from both Ipswich and Sudbury- car essential as no public transport.

We are looking for someone who can work 5 days per week with every Friday and Sunday as days off.

The Position:-

  • To work alongside one other part time groom providing first class care to 5 hunters
  • All yard duties to a high standard- mucking out, poo picking, grooming, turning horses out and bringing in from the field, rug changing, washing off, yard tidy, tack cleaning and hays etc
  • ¬†Clipping and plaiting horses to a very high standard
  • Riding hunters to get them fit and maintaining ridden fitness work throughout the season
  • Riding and leading on hacks
  • Lunging
  • Bandaging
  • Walk/riding point to pointers during the summer before they go into training
  • Opportunity to go trail hunting in the Autumn

The Person:-

  • Reliable, punctual and hard working and kind
  • A good team player
  • A good, confident rider who is happy riding large fit horses and also happy to ride and lead
  • HGV driver would be great but not a deal breaker
  • Will have excellent turn out skills (clipping and plaiting)
  • Will live locally as there is no accommodation available

Good rate of pay offered to the successful person with fully checkable references.

Please contact Jackie 07979 501997 / info@ruralrecruitment.co.uk for more information.