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  • Great Sole Charge Position located in coastal VA!

    Looking for a skilled, independent, and dedicated individual to work in a sole charge capacity for a small sport horse breeding and competition operation!

  • Unique Opportunity for Dressage Trainer

    If you are good at starting young horses, preparing them for sale, and love to compete at Coves Darden Farm you have the backing to reach the highest levels of competition or as far as you can go.

Traveling competition groom required to join our private family showing & dressage yard touring the UK. We currently have HOYS & BD national placings & ambition to always improve & progress. A fun, honest & reliable individual is sought to join our team that is capable of turnout for the show ring to the highest standard, including plaiting etc. A lightweight rider suitable to ride hacks & confident with riding & handling a range of fit young horses. All forms of pre-show prep to include, clipping, pulling & trimming is required. Yard duties on a day to day basis. Also opportunity for backing & breaking if sufficiently experienced rider/grounds person.

The Job

Job No
112194
Status
Expired
Title
Show Groom/ Assistant
Type
Groom-Show; Manager-Show; Rider-Dressage; Rider-English; Rider-Hunter; Rider-3 Day Event; Head Groom; Groom-Dressage; Groom-Competition;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
£15,000
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Posted
2/3/2011
Updated
5/16/2012
Expires
2 years ago
Views
6,080

Requirements

Private showing/dressage yard with top class HOYS/nationals horses is looking for a new team member to assist at county shows & national competitions. Applicants must be reliable & dedicated to their horses, able to turnout to the highest standards. Experienced rider, with experience in handling fit competition horses is essential as we have a range of ages from 3years upwards.

Required Key Skills

Riding; Driving license; Handling Youngstock; Schooling; Lunging; Bandaging; Plaiting; Clipping; Trim/Pull; Exercising;

Required Expertise

Dressage; Flatwork;

Accommodation

Excellent permanent accommodation available

Job Benefits

Travelling throughout the UK with the team competing throughout the summer months & to some extent during the winter months. Working with top quality horses with top class facilities in a private family yard.

The Facility

full size indoor & outdoor arenas with top surfaces, xc course, horse walker, 50 stables, excellent off road hacking, show jump fences, excellent facilities

Tags

bandaging; dressage; driving license; exercising; flatwork; groom-competition; groom-dressage; handling youngstock; lunging; rider-dressage; riding; schooling; trim/pull; head groom; united kingdom; clipping; plaiting; rider-3 day event; groom-show; rider-english; job; rider-hunter; manager-show; north yorkshire; 112194;

Jobseeker Feedback

  • very quick in replying to you and very nice people and polite too

    Helen White 5/20/2011
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