Part Time Groom, Warwickshire Ref JF1475

Position Filled
Posted on
September 21, 2023
Between Solihull and Warwick
Job Type
Permanent / Part-time / Self employed / Freelance / Live out
Farm & Equestrian / Groom / Equestrian

Part Time Groom/Rider required for private yard located between Solihull and Warwick. The yard has 5 horses ( 3 in work-2 retired) and a small established team of grooms already employed. The new groom must be a real team player, with a good work ethic and easy to get along with.

There will always be 2 grooms working so this is not an isolated position, however the yard/farm are in a rural location.

The hours will be 2/3 days week to include one weekend day. Complete weekends off will be arranged on a rota basis.

The yard has excellent facilities making a groom’s working environment really good, these include 2 arenas (indoor and outdoor). Good hacking.

The Position will involve:-

  • All yard work to a high standard – mucking out etc
  • Exercising horses both on the ground and ridden
  • Clipping, plaiting, trimming etc
  • Bandaging for competition and travel
  • Following feeding and exercise regimes
  • Keeping yard, arenas and paddocks clean and tidy
  • Tack cleaning and making sure always safe to use
  • Liaising with vet, farrier etc and assisting with their visits

The Person will be:-

  • Reliable, punctual, enthusiastic and a real team player
  • A good, confident rider to exercise fit horses
  • Up to speed with first aid skills
  • Able to follow instructions and use own initiative when required
  • A car driver with own transport
  • Able to turn horses out to a high standard

A good salary will be offered to the successful person who can provide fully checkable equestrian references.

Tel Jackie 07979 501997