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Head Person

The British Racing School
The British Racing School
Newmarket, Suffolk
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Full Time
16/05/2023 10:43:40



The British Racing School provides training for those wishing to work (or already working) in the racing industry, this training is delivered by an experienced team of Instructors. To help support their work, a Head Person is required to coordinate the exercise and care of circa 75 ex-racehorses on site. This will include sourcing new horses for the school and finding homes for those who are no longer suitable, as well as liaising with the vets and farriers.

The successful candidate will be an experienced manager in the horseracing industry, used to making decisions, with a very high standard of horse care. A rider will be welcomed but it’s not an essential requirement of the role. Very early starts are not required, a 7.30am start time is anticipated you will ordinarily work Mon to Friday and just one weekend in four.

While the role does not require any delivery of instruction to young people, an understanding of the needs of the learners and the school environment in which you will be working is essential. The BRS is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from those with diverse backgrounds. An enhanced DBS check with be required for the successful candidate as we take the safeguarding of the young people in our care very seriously.

If you would like to have an informal discussion about the role please email or call the HR Director, 01638 665103

In accordance with our safer recruitment policy, applications will only be accepted on a BRS application form which can be downloaded from our website .

Closing date for applications Monday 5th June 12 Midday.