Working as part of the British Horseracing Authority Raceday Officials team. A Judge announces the placings of each race, including the analysis of the photo finish when required.

Average starting salary

Above National Minimum Wage

Average hours per week

40 Hours

Job availability



Previous Racing Experience needed

What you’ll do

Day-to-day tasks

  • Ensuring the race meeting is run in accordance with the BHA Rules and Instructions
  • You will create the official record for the race and distribute it to the racing press and other parties.
  • The role also requires work outside the normal working day including evenings,

Who you’ll work with

  • Starter
  • Raceday Assistant
  • Clerk of the Scales

Skills & Knowledge

  • Horse Racing
  • Strong communication skills
  • A full valid driving license is required

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