Competition/Head Groom

at Rio Hall Eventing
Location Hafod Farm, The Nant, Pentre Halkyn, Flintshire, United Kingdom, CH8 8BD, Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom
Date Posted 19/01/2024
Category Animal and Equine
Job Type Full-Time Vacancies
Closing Date Apply ASAP
Start Date ASAP
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How to Apply

Rio Hall Eventing is seeking a new full time Competition / Head Groom.

This role is for someone who is experienced in the industry, and will enjoy heading a small friendly team. It is a unique opportunity to gain managerial skills and work closely with an ambitious, hardworking rider and a very dedicated team.

This role includes day to day yard duties, exercising and grooming at competitions. You must have good stable management and equine first aid, be a confident rider (eg. hacking and galloping), and be able to plait, clip, and turnout to a high standard.

You must be confident working with competition horses, have very high standards, be extremely passionate about the sport, be honest, reliable, responsible, organised, efficient, forward thinking, and have good communication skills.

HGV licence desirable but not essential.


For more information, please see downloads. To apply, please send CV and covering letter to

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