Due to expansion, a rare position has become available for a full-time Stud Hand at a family-run Thoroughbred Stud near Banbury, Oxfordshire. To assist the Stud Manager and other part-time staff in the care of twelve mares, foals and young stock who go on to train as National Hunt race horses. Role includes all normal yard duties, plus general care of the horses - handling, grooming and sales preparation and sitting up during the foaling. Previous stud or foaling experience preferred. Must be able to work to high standards. No room for a horse, but well-behaved dog a possibility. 5.5 day week. Competitive package including statutory paid holidays. Live-in or live-out if local - on-site accommodation can be provided if required. A brilliant opportunity to work on a top-flight National Hunt Stud with quality horses as part of an established and professional team.