Yard Manager – Stud Farm – Cumbria

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Accommodation Available?
Yes
Own horse welcome?
Maybe
Pets welcome?
Maybe

Description

Full-time groom / rider required at a family-run Icelandic Horse Stud Farm near Penrith, Cumbria. To assist in caring for up to 25 horses - a mix of Icelandic horses, full liveries and horses in rehab, working alongside the yard owners, and working visitors. Role will include all normal yard duties, plus training of the horses. Must be confident and competent handling horses on the ground. Plenty of riding for a capable applicant. Previous experience working with horses essential, but a positive attitude and willingness to learn more important. Facilities include a 60 x 20 arena, horse walker, round pen and 3km riding track around the property. 5.5 day week - hours approximately 8am - 5pm with breaks for meals. Self-contained accommodation can be provided if required, and a car is available for use. Competitive wage offered. To start by the end of September, an earlier start possible by negotiation. A brilliant opportunity to do 'something different' and work with a unique set of horses in a beautiful setting!