Super Organised, Hands On, Professional Elite Head Competition Groom to Organise/Manage Grooms and Horses During Competition Tours and at Home for Top Showjumping Facility.
We are based in Wellington Florida over Winter, returning to Bedford, NY in April.
We are looking for an experienced Head Competition Groom who is a 'people person' to take over the organisation of the Grooms and horses at home plus travelling to, and during, competitions throughout the country.
This is a team leader position that requires:
Extensive experience in Competition Grooming and all that it entails
Good leadership skills.
People management skills.
Comfortable giving direction to their Team
A calm, personable, patient and unflappable demeanour.
Knowledge and experience handling fit competition horses.
Knowledge of horse equipment, loading and unloading.
Ability to liaise, negotiate and have excellent telephone and client skills.
Able to stay calm, kind and professional under pressure.
Enjoy motivating their team of Grooms and happy to muck in.
This role requires someone dynamic with excellent organisational, leadership and people skills. Someone who is unflappable and can stay cheerful and calm even during the most stressful moments and under pressure.
Someone who will take care of organisation of the grooms whilst away and at home so that they can, in turn, be calm and patient for the horses, who are our utmost top priority.
Required Key Skills
Working with a top team, in two of the most beautiful, prestigious training facilities in North America, surrounded by stunning countryside and of course our wonderful horses!