This diverse role of Yard Manager at Shardeloes Farm Equestrian Centre, requires good leadership skills to work and engage well with an up and coming team and our livery clients. We are looking to recruit a full time Yard Manager to join our busy and expanding yard. Must be motivated and willing to oversee a dynamic team and be a key player as part of our equestrian staff. A teaching and care qualification to BHS Stage 4 Senior Coach in Compete Horsemanship, or equivalent would be an advantage, supported by commercial experience.
We are a large BHS approved centre, livery yard and "Where to Train" centre. We have excellent facilities set in 550 acres of beautiful off-road riding with opportunity to further train and develop .
To apply for this role you must be confident and competent in handling all types of horses, and be able to demonstrate and delegate all aspects of yard work, as well as some coaching within our busy riding school, which will include the management of our livery clients and horses, staff training, and in addition schooling horses of all abilities.
This is a family owned business and good communications across the board is key. We are currently developing the equine hydrotherapy centre where this role will have an impact on this enterprise too. We have onsite vets whose practise is independent from Shardeloes Farm Equestrian Centre, and this role will require close relations with all ancillary professionals, including farrier, saddler etc.
This is a 45hrs, 5 day week that includes 5 hours a week training, 28 days holiday per annum and a pension scheme. On site accommodation is available but no pets. Own horse allowed on working or staff livery.
To apply, please contact Pippa
Phone: 01494 433 333 ext. 104