Head Girl / Lad- Newmarket, Suffolk

Position Filled
Posted on
July 8, 2019
Location
Newmarket
Job Type
Full-time / Live out / Permanent
Role
Head Girl / Lad / Yard Manager

We are looking for an experienced and exceptionally reliable Head Girl/Lad who is capable of having sole charge of a large, successful and specialist pre-training yard within striking distance of Newmarket.
This is a full time, permanent position and you will be required to carry out all yard duties to a high standard including clipping, pulling manes, trimming, mucking out, temperature checks, bandaging, poulticing etc.
You will be expected to manage a team of 20-30 staff members whilst the owners are off site.
You will be required to work every other weekend and will have sole responsibility for everything that goes on. You must be prepared to manage and handle all issues that arise, liaising with vets, transport agencies etc.
You will be expected to work longer hours as and when necessary.
Experience of running a big, busy yard is VITAL and having a real knowledge of horse’s legs and soundness is essential for this role.
Common sense, quick thinking and a genuine care for horses is paramount.
Riding or non- riding available
Excellent package on offer
Fantastic working facilitates and a great, hard -working team to join.
Glowing references and previous yard management experience is crucial to be considered for this role.
Interviewing now for immediate start date.
Contact Rebecca on 07771 655879