Yard Person

For the role of Yard Person duties will include mucking out, putting horses on the walker, looking after four horses, plus there will be plenty of opportunities to go racing.

Average starting salary

Above National Minimum Wage

Average hours per week

40 Hours

Job availability



No Experience Necessary

What you’ll do

Day-to-day tasks

  • General Yard Duties
  • Tacking Up
  • Mucking Out

Who you’ll work with

  • Yard Staff
  • Head Groom
  • Assistant Trainer

Skills & Knowledge

  • Good team player
  • Enjoy working outside
  • Communication skills.

How to get into this role

To get into this role of you can pick up qualifications via an Apprenticeship or if you have no experience, you could complete a Ground Based Yard Staff Course at one of the training providers.

Career Progression

This role can lead you into a variety of roles at the yard with horse facing and none facing roles.

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