Fantastic opportunity for an experienced competition groom to join a busy and competitive family yard with excellent facilities in the Berkshire area.
The family are looking for the right person to support their ambitious and dedicated teenager who is aiming for Junior Teams, having already enjoyed a successful eventing career on ponies.
The main role will be the care and grooming of these horses with the opportunity for some riding.
You will need to be confident and competent with the care and handling of competition event horses, and able to assist with the exercising of these horses when required.
The yard is also a large top-class polo facility which has its own team in place during the Summer season. During the busy season there will be occasions where you will be required to assist or help out others, as is the case in many dynamic yards.
Part of your role will also include the daily checking of wintering ponies, the care of older ponies and youngsters in the fields and 2 mares in foal.
The ability and flexibility to work as part of a team is essential.
It is preferred that you have the licences to drive at least a 7.5 tonne lorry (with CPC) and preferably an HGV /or be willing to take a test (a trailer licence is a bonus).
This varied and exciting role comes with excellent sole occupancy onsite accommodation and a generous renumeration package.
An HGV licence and a willingness to drive a horsebox, is preferred.