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
Rider-Dressage; Groom-Dressage; Groom-Competition; Manager-Show; Rider-3 Day Event; Rider-Hunter; Head Groom; Groom-Show; Rider-English;
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
6,067

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

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

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

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Jobseeker Feedback

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    Helen White 5/20/2011