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Equine Elite is a multi award-winning international equestrian job board and recruitment agency set up in 2012  by Sarah Huntley. Sarah spent over 10 years as a professional competition groom  working in the top levels of eventing, showjumping, dressage and showing in the UK, Europe,  USA and Australia.During time working in a variety of top-level yards, she realised the need for a time and cost-effective way for equestrian companies and yards to recruit and retain high quality staff. Equine Elite was taken over by sisters Sarah and Liz Newell in 2018 – both experienced equestrian professionals.

Sarah and Liz are hugely passionate about the equestrian industry, and promoting working with horses as a credible career path. Since launching in 2012, the agency has grown rapidly and continues to go from strength to strength! Sarah and Liz regularly recruits for clients in the  UK, Europe and rest of the World including the USA, Australia, New Zealand, Middle East and Asia.

Equine Elite offer employers three packages to assist clients with recruitment – to suit all budgets. Either select the BRONZE package where you write your own advert and post it on our job board. O if you’d like something a bit more targeted, select our SILVER package where we assist with the writing of a punchy and effective advert. Or simply sit back and let us assist you from start to finish with our with our GOLD, bespoke recruitment package.

Time and time again, Equine Elite provides an effective and economic recruitment solution – sourcing top quality yard and office-based staff for professional riders and equestrian businesses. Our testimonials speak for themselves.

Job seekers – set up your own profile, search and apply for all of the best equestrian jobs in the UK, Europe and rest of the World – all for FREE!


  • My team and I have had a great experience working with Sarah and very much appreciate the professional service she provides. My staff are an essential key to my success – so attention to detail i... Read More
    Andrew Hoy
    Andrew Hoy Eventing
  • "At the beginning of the season, I struggled to find the right staff. After talking to Equine Elite, they quickly presented a few top candidates, two  of which I employed. This year has so far b... Read More
    Ludwig Svennerstal
    International Event Rider
  • "Equine Elite were great to work with, we had a number of positions to fill, Sarah was brilliant - she listened to my needs, the yard's requirements and then found potential candRead More
    Izzy Taylor
    International Event Rider
  • "I can't thank Sarah enough for helping me find my dream job. I came across Sarah's website by chance, but within 48 hours my CV had been sent off and I was awaiting an interview. I found Sarah ext... Read More
    Steffi B
    Head Groom at Rectory Farm Stables
  • "Here at Dassett Eventing we have turned to Sarah Huntley at Equine Elite to source us staff to fill a range of positions we have had on offer over the years.  Sarah consistently ensures the candi... Read More
    Kate Rocher
    Dassett Eventing
  • "Thanks to Equine Elite and Sarah's help and support I have a job I have always wished for. It is exactly what I was looking for: the best yard with the top rider, top horses, the highest quality f... Read More
    Natalia C
    Home Groom, Emma Hindle Dressage
  • "From receiving the email from Equine Elite, to being in my new job now six weeks later, Sarah has been nothing but kind, helpful and full of information! The application process was easy and simpl... Read More
    Claudia W
    Groom & Rider
  • "I was recommended to Equine Elite through the wonderful world of Twitter. I quickly made contact with Sarah and within weeks of the initial contact I have a fantastic new Head Girl. Sarah made the... Read More
    Cat Kerruish
    Event Rider
  • I found Equine Elite a very professional and organised business to work with. Sarah did all the hard work in finding the right candidates and short listing them for suitability. All the candidates ... Read More
    Alex Robinson-Barr
    BHSI, Bicton College
  • Many thanks for your professional and friendly approach, everything had to happen so quickly for us and you managed to find some good candidates to interview and our new manager has started and is ... Read More
    Mandy Collins
    West Wilts Equestrian Centre
  • "I was very very happy with every part of your operation from your prompt getting in touch in the first place, listening to my needs and fitting them to potential candidates. You seem to be fillin... Read More
    Sarah Ward
  • "I registered with Equine Elite - Equestrian Recruitment agency at the beginning of this year and I couldn't be happier. Sarah has been nothing but helpful and I have had two temporary jobs through... Read More
    Jenny D
    Freelance groom
  • "Further to your recent search for a groom to fit our very exacting requirements I am delighted to write to you to confirm that you have found the perfect match.  Our new recruit not only fulfills... Read More
    Nicki Gilbert
    Akala Arabians
  • "Equine Elite grooms agency made finding a fantastic groom so easy! All the hassle was dealt with for me and they found me a world class groom that couldn't be any more perfect for me and my horses!"
    Camilla Kruger
    International Event Rider
  • "Equine Elite made it incredibly easy and stress free after deciding to change career back to a rider/head groom. Sarah was very friendly, helpful and professional with knowing and listening to my ... Read More
    Natasha C
    Head Groom / Rider
  • "I found the whole process with Equine Elite very easy, effective and prompt! All communications were clear and very friendly, I have a great job courtesy of Sarah!!!"
    Natalie L
    Event Groom
  • "Sarah offers a fantastic service to both employees and employers. After creating and sending off a tailor made profile to potential employers I received phone calls from yards that were specifica... Read More
    Jodie S
    Ruth Edge Eventing
  • "I approached Sarah at Equine Elite after seeing a job advertised on her website that I was interested in, Sarah promptly replied to me giving me all the information I needed, I gave Sarah all my d... Read More
    Avril S
    Andrew Hoy Eventing
  • "What a fantastic response we have had, thank you so much for putting together such a great advert, I will definitely be looking at placing another one at some point... Read More
    Becky Bowser
    Forever Living Aloe Products Team Leader
  • ‘My husband and I wanted to thank you for the outstanding professional service that you gave us in our search for a Yard Manager/Groom. Both of the candidates that you sent to us for interview we... Read More
    Linda Westall
    Westall's Polo
  • I contacted Sarah regarding a role I was interested in but required further information. Less than two hours of receipt of my query, Sarah had contacted me and answered all of my questions regardin... Read More
    Sarah-Jane C
    Hascombe Farm
  • "I had had two bad experiences in one year employing grooms to work on my small but international level dressage yard. As a small yard, we rely on one full time member of staff, making it even more... Read More
    Lucy Fallen
    Lucy Fallen Dressage
  • "I cannot recommend Sarah and Equine Elite recruitment enough! Sarah was so helpful throughout the whole process and was very supportive. With Sarah's help I have managed to find the perfect job! T... Read More
    Kate H
  • I would encourage anyone to use Equine Elite, groom or employer. Sarah is extremely helpful and efficient and I now have a fantastic job working for a young event rider who is understanding and app... Read More
    Rebecca W
    Helen Bates Eventing

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