This role will be responsible for riding and stable management tuition within the Foundation Course. It is therefore essential that applicants possess a Level 3 Diploma in Racehorse Care and Management, or equivalent equine qualification. An understanding of the qualification system is desirable.

Average starting salary

Above National Minimum Wage

Average hours per week

40 Hours

Job availability



Riding Experience

What you’ll do

Day-to-day tasks

  • Provide assistance to the Instructors during riding and/or stable management lessons
  • Provide direction to trainees on tacking up and yard duties

Who you’ll work with

  • Trainers
  • Racing Grooms
  • Work Riders

Skills & Knowledge

  • Candidates should have experience of riding and caring for racehorses.
  • Working with young people therefore patience and empathy are very important qualities.

How to get into this role

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Career Progression

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