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    We are a long established, family run riding school in Surrey. We teach novice adults and children, and disabled, with just a few advanced riders. We also have some liveries - mainly DIY. We have 19 school horses and ponies. We have an indoor and outdoor school. We encourage children ( and adults) to become involved with the stables by helping whenever possible. We will give successful applicants any training and help needed, and there will be scope for advancing their skills if required.

We are looking to build our team of dedicated horse professionals in this high profile yard. Searching for the best and most caring grooms with competition experience. Duties will include feeding, cleaning stables, tacking up, untacking, washing, preparing for shows (plaiting, grooming etc) and traveling to competitions.

The Job

Job No
109145
Status
Expired
Title
Event Groom/yard Manager
Type
Groom-General; Head Groom; Groom-Eventing; Rider-Saddle Seat; Manager-Yard;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
Starts from $400 gross plus accom
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Posted
4/6/2012
Updated
9/4/2014
Expires
3 years ago
Views
1,845

The Employer

Employer No
100432
Name
Guest Employer 100432
Location
New South Wales, Australia AU flag
Facility type
Eventing; Racing;

Requirements

We are looking for people who love what they do and the horses in their care. We do not want people who just go through the motions, we are looking for outstanding individuals with a happy disposition who will go above and beyond. - An enthusiastic attitude and being prepared to work hard are a must. - Someone who shows initiative on their own, as well as work well as a team.

Required Key Skills

Equine First-Aid; Handling Youngstock; Lunging; Bandaging; Plaiting; Trim/Pull; Sole Charge; Exercising;

Required Expertise

Eventing; Racing Flat;

Accommodation

Self contained, very modern, 2 bedroom cottage

Job Benefits

A very attractive and unrivalled salary package for the best candidates, as well as very comfortable accomodation in a 2 bedroom cottage. Also the opportunity to travel to all the big competitions with top level event horses, and be part of an exciting, busy yard.

The Facility

We are a large pre training and eventing yard based on 50 acres on the central coast of nsw(1 hour north of Sydney).

Tags

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