Equine Centre Team Member, Oxhill

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and flexible individual to join the Equine Centre Team at our Oxhill Visitor Centre, on a permanent basis.

Working under the supervision of the Equine Centre Manager and Team Leaders you will help to provide a high standard of equine care.

The successful candidate will work as part of team ensuring all horses have access to suitable water, feed and shelter, that hygiene is maintained and that paddocks are checked and clean. They will carry out visual health checks and give medication as prescribed along with assisting in the catching and holding of nervous horses for the farrier and vet team.

This is a busy environment and the ideal candidate should understand the importance of effective communication, observation and unified team work. They will need to liaise regularly with line management and will be able to follow instruction as well as using their own initiative.

Our Oxhill Visitor Centre is open to the public and therefore applicants should enjoy sharing their passion for horses and Redwings with our visitors.

A sound knowledge of equine health and welfare is necessary, as is familiarity with Health and Safety Regulations.

A full clean manual driving licence is essential

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Closing Date Monday, 26 February, 2018

Interviews to be held on Tuesday 13th and Wednesday 14th Mach 2018