Racing Equine Groom

DL8 4TJ, Leyburn
Up to £30,000 per annum + industry bonuses + benefits
08 Jan 2023
12 Feb 2023
Horse Care, Groom
Job Role
Racing Groom
Contract Type
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity is offered for the right candidate to join the highly professional, hardworking Industry Lycetts Award Winning Team Champions at Jedd O’Keeffe Racing.  The family run successful business operates from a stunning heritage location with modern facilities and equipment.  Based at Highbeck Lodge, Brecongill close to the Historic Middleham High Moor and Low Moor Gallops you will be living and working in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

Job Role

  • All stable and yard duties and routines
  • Assisting vets and farriers
  • Riding 4 lots a day dependent on expertise and experience

Key Information

  • Full time permanent 40 hour contract
  • Very competitive salary above National and Industry Rates
  • All yard overtime over 40 hours paid at time and a half of normal hourly rate
  • All racing overtime paid at normal hourly rate (in excess of Industry Rates)
  • All racing and sales expenses paid
  • Rota working 1:3 weekends paid at time and a half
  • 30+ paid days holiday a year allocation increasing with industry service
  • Following a full year of service bonus of additional Christmas or New Year holiday days on top of annual allocation
  • Equal share of Industry Stable Pool Money
  • Complimentary breakfast and refreshments provided daily
  • Training and Support to achieve Industry Qualifications Advice and guidance from qualified, experienced, industry professionals