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Work Rider / Racing Groom

Paul Nicholls Racing Limited
Ditcheat, Shepton Mallet
Excellent Pool money, Pension, overtime paid, Salary dependent on experience
Closing date
12 Jun 2023

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It's been an amazing 2022-23 season for the Paul Nicholls team in Ditcheat winning our 14th Championship and breaking our record of the prize money won in a season!  We have a vacancy for someone enthusiastic to come and join our team in July 2023, early start date considered.  We can offer a great opportunity to enjoy riding out and working with top class racehorses.  If you would like to be part of a fun and friendly team this is your chance!  

A role that will involve riding out 4 lots, general yard and stable duties and lots of chances to attend various racecourses including the big festivals.  

  • Working 1 weekend in 3 (Thursday afternoon off approaching weekend to work)
  • Excellent share of pool money for all staff
  • Top class, well mannered horses to enjoy riding
  • Regular working hours 
  • Competitive wages
  • A day off in the week if you go racing on a Sunday off
  • Good accommodation in shared 3 or 4 bedroom houses
  • Opportunities to gain further qualifications 

We require riders to be competent on a variety of horses, enthusiastic and motivated and able to work well within a large team.  

We are also interested to hear from applicants who might be looking for part time yard work and weekends, mucking out, grooming and general stable duties.


Paul Nicholls has been the Champion National Hunt Trainer 13 times and has trained some fantastic horses over the years.  The yard has expanded and can now stable 150 horses in training between our 2 yards.  We have super facilities to train the horses, including 4 different gallops and look forward to training plenty more winners!

Company info
Paul Nicholls Racing
Manor Farm Stables
Shepton Mallet

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