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The applicant will be required to undertake all daily stable duties, inc handling a variety of horses, mucking out and general animal husbandry to a very high standard. You will be expected to supervise junior members of staff and riding will be required. Previous and relevent experience is essential. As is being flexible, loyal and extremely proffesional. If you are not able to work to an employers instructions and find it difficult to conduct yourself in a proffesional manner, please do not apply.

The Job

Job No
111580
Status
Looking
Title
Yard Technician
Type
Groom-General;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Part-time;
Salary
age/experience depending
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Posted
6/22/2014
Updated
10/20/2014
Expires
1 month ago
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685

The Employer

Employer No
102948
Name
Ryecroft Farm
Location
Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom GB flag
Facility type
Livery;

Requirements

The candidate must be competant and confident around horses and be used to working to a high standard, they should have a keen eye for detail and be flexible, loyal and trustworthty. Being professional and hardworking is essential to this role, and previous experience is preferred.

Required Key Skills

Riding; Driving license; Exercising;

Required Expertise

Livery;

Accommodation

This is NOT a live in position.

Job Benefits

The successful candidate will be well looked after and work within a small friendly team. Training for BHS exams can be provided as part of the employment package as well as some riding. A modern apprenticship is also available with this employer.

The Facility

Livery yard for up to 30 horses.We provide lessons, schooling,show preparation and excellent facilities for our livery clients. We have excellent facilities which include: Large outdoor school, indoor school, show jumps, selection of x-country jumps and we can provide both summer and winter grazing.

Tags

driving license; exercising; groom-general; livery; riding; sole charge; united kingdom; job; sheffield; 111580;
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