Full Time Competition Groom – Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire – Ref 1441

Position Filled
Posted on
August 18, 2023
Near Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Job Type
Permanent / Full-time / Live in / Live out
Farm & Equestrian / Groom / Equestrian

Full Time experienced Groom required for family competition yard located near Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. There are 7/8 event horses that compete at a high level from Novice to 4*, so someone who understands the demands this involves is a must.

A great opportunity to join this small established team in the most wonderful location which also boasts fabulous facilities including a cross country course.

The Position:-

  • All yard work to a high standard
  • Clipping, plaiting, trimming and pulling-competition level
  • Preparing horses for travel and accompanying to events
  • Studding up and ensuring the correctness and safety of tack
  • Washing off and cooling down following cross country
  • Organising the lorry to assist rider on the day
  • Lunging at home and events
  • Hacking fit competition horses
  • Warming up for rider during training sessions at times
  • Checking for illness or injury and taking necessary action
  • Reporting to owners on a regular basis

The Person:-

  • Will have proven competition yard experience
  • Will have excellent turn out skills-5* level
  • Lorry driver ( 7.5T)
  • Good rider
  • Organised, dedicated, enthusiastic with a genuine love for eventing
  • Happy to travel to events at weekends during the season
  • A good team player but capable of using own their initiative
  • Friendly and easy to get along wit
  • Cool, calm personality to ensure competition days are a pleasure for all involved

A generous salary will be offered to the successful person with fully checkable reference.

Accommodation available if required. Partner welcomed and gardening work could be offered.

Tel Jackie 07979 501997