Tarraleah Park is a professional eventing yard, located 1 hour north of Sydney. We require an experienced groom (preferably with previous eventing or showjumping grooming experience) to join our team for** at least 3 - 6 month period**, or longer term employment would be availbale for the right applicant. Immediate start available, or preferably within the month of July.
We have a current competition team of 7 horses, and generally 10 horses at a time at the yard. Preferably a competent competition groom is required for this position, however a keen & positive attitude is most important attribute. This position also involves grooming work at the yard, as well as general yard duties, and requires **sole charge of the property ** during inter-state competition periods.
Excellent work conditions and lovely shared live-in accommodation included. Car for staff use available, wifi, air con & heating, all the mod cons etc.
Applicants MUST be reliable, responsible and trustworthy, be capable of working within a small team and on own, have a positve & keen attitide, have good organisational & time management skills, and need to be happy to help with all horse and farm duties. Please do not apply if you do not have previous experience.
Duties include; Daily feeding, rugging, and mucking out (assisted by other grooms) Tacking / Untacking horses Daily care & management of horses Work with vets, farrier, etc. Competition Grooming Additional light farm duties as required
Applicants MUST; Be flexible with working days (weekend work involved). Be fastidious in all areas of horse and yard management. Have excellent horse handling skills. Have a high level of competition "turn out" & plaiting skills. Be highly self-motivated, organised and committed. Be polite, and have good people skills. Have good time management skills. Be clean and tidy. Non smoker. Have drivers licence.
Beautiful boutique eventing yard, on 15 acres at Somersby, NSW, Australia. Facilities include 70m x 30m Indoor Arena, 70m x 40m Outdoor Arena, Roundyard. Main Barn, incl. 12 Stables, plus 8 day yards & day stables, and larger paddocks. Approx. 7 competition horses, and 10 horses total on property.