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Head Person

Lawney Hill Racing
Location:
Oxfordshire
Sector:
Test Drop Down Value
Type:
Full Time
Posted:
13/05/2020 12:43:18
Salary:
TBC

Description:

We require an experienced head person with a sound knowledge of feeding, medication and minor veterinary care, who is capable of taking sole charge when required and managing the yard to a high standard. Experienced rider preferred but not essential. We are a mixed yard with some NH horses and point-to-pointers totalling 40 in all. A driving licence is necessary for driving a small 2 horse lorry. The head person starts at 6.30 by feeding all the yard and then the staff start at 7.30 am. We ride out 4/5 lots until 1pm then evening stables is from 3-5.30pm.

Alternate weekends off from Saturday lunchtime, with a half day off in the week. 4 weeks paid holiday a year, pool money and a pension scheme. A shared 3 bedroom cottage with 2 utility rooms, and 2 reception rooms on site. We need a person with good leadership and staff management skills to assist in running our friendly yard on our own 1,000 acre farm. We have a full range of facilities including grass and all- weather gallops, schooling fences and hurdles and a manège. Good wages according to experience.

Application:  Please apply by EMAIL ONLY: lawney@lawneyhill.co.uk with contact details for references.

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