We are looking for an enthusiastic and cheerful event groom to join our family eventing team. The yard is based in a beautiful location in Leicestershire with excellent facilities.
This is a full time (5 days a week) live in position.
Primarily you would be responsible for the competition horses ranging from newly backed to 4* but there will also be an opportunity to be involved with the mares and youngstock.
All normal yard duties plus the ability to turn horses out to a very high standard. Riding is an option if competent.
Experience grooming at competitions would be a bonus but training can be given.
An HGV licence would be an added bonus but a driving licence is essential.
A driving licence is essential as the yard is based in the countryside and the ability to at least drive a 3.5 tonne horsebox is important.
A happy and enthusiastic personality who shows real commitment to the job.
Required Key Skills
Super, modern one bedroom flat with open plan kitchen/living. Bathroom with bath and shower.
Included in the job - a minimal contribution to bills only
Possibility to bring a horse - large pen/turnout available and use of our facilities which include off road hacking, indoor and outdoor arenas, horse walker, treadmill, and lunge pen.
Opportunity to travel around the UK to high profile events being a competition groom.
Working with a wonderful yard of horses and a friendly family team.
Full contract, pension, holidays, competitive salary.