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Parklands is looking for an addition to our team to help with the day to day running of the stud & therapy centre. Ability to exercise horses and aid in breaking and training in prep for sale and handle stallions. Competition work for the right person a possibility. The ideal applicant must be a team player can be able to take sole charge when required. Ability to help with new RDA training a bonus. Must have high Standards, be friendly and a team member. House sitting may also be required. References essential. Please visit website for more details on the stud - www.parklandstud.co.uk SORRY NO ACCOMODATION

The Job

Job No
111554
Status
Looking
Title
Groom
Type
Groom-General; Rider-English; Stallion Handler; Stud Hand;
Work type
Permanent;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
NMW
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Posted
1/12/2012
Updated
4/12/2014
Expires
3 months ago
Views
9,261

The Employer

Employer No
101034
Name
Guest Employer 101034
Location
Staffordshire, United Kingdom GB flag
Facility type
Dressage; Show Jumping; Stud; Breeding/Foaling;

Requirements

Be friendly, want to work as part of a team to high standards. happy to train youngstock.

Required Key Skills

Riding; Driving license; Handling Youngstock; Schooling; Lunging; Bandaging; Plaiting; Clipping; Trim/Pull; Sole Charge; Exercising; Starting/Breaking;

Required Expertise

Sole Charge;

Accommodation

sorry no accommodation available

Job Benefits

Superb Facilites for both horses, riders and staff. On site therapy centre for horses and people offering a range of therapies. On site SJ/DR rider/trainer

The Facility

Private stud. Lovely facilites 20x60 outdoor arena, small cross country course plenty of hacking and central to many top competition venues. Lab etc for AI work. New Internal Monarch stables, with separate stallion barn. Most importantly a friendly atmosphere. A second stables is also 10 mins away

Tags

bandaging; driving license; exercising; groom-general; handling youngstock; lunging; riding; schooling; sole charge; trim/pull; stallion handler; starting/breaking; stud hand; united kingdom; clipping; plaiting; rider-english; job; staffordshire; 111554;
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