1031. Competition / Head Groom – Event Yard

Posted on August 11, 2022 by Categories:
Rio Hall
August 11, 2022
Chester, United Kingdom
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Own horse welcome?
Pets welcome?


Rio Hall Eventing is seeking a new full time competition/head groom.

This role is for someone who is experienced in the industry and will enjoy heading a small friendly team. It is a unique opportunity to gain managerial skills and work closely with an ambitious, hardworking young rider.

This exciting role requires you to confidently take sole responsibility with the opportunity to have input into all aspects of training, managing and competing a yard of high classes horses ranging from 4yo-3* horses.

You must enjoy travelling to competitions nationally and internationally. This role includes day to day yard duties, exercising and grooming at competitions. You must have good stable management and equine first aid, be a confident rider (eg. hacking and galloping), and be able to plait, clip, and turnout to a high standard.

You must be confident working with competition horses, have very high standards, be extremely passionate about the sport, be honest, reliable, responsible, organised, efficient, forward thinking, and have good communication skills.

Based on a small yard shared with other international riders.

HGV licence desirable but not essential. 

Competitive salary. 5 days a week. 28 days holiday.
Based 15mins west of Chester.
Accommodation available if required.
No pets or horse.
Looking for someone to start in October.

Please send CV and covering letter to: riohall98@gmail.com

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