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If you live in the UK and want to join us in improving the lives of horses, we may have job vacancies near you.

Our head office is based in Snetterton, Norfolk and is overlooked by our Hall Farm Rescue and Rehoming centre.

We also have Rescue and Rehoming Centres in Aberdeenshire, Lancashire and Somerset.

If you would like to discuss a career within World Horse Welfare please contact our HR Officer Gillian Larter on 01953 497233 or email to receive further information.




GLENDA SPOONER FARM, Somerton, Somerset

Full Time Groom

We are looking to recruit a full time groom to join our team of experts at Glenda Spooner Farm who are responsible for the care and rehabilitation of around 65 equines in residence.

A World Horse Welfare groom’s work involves the daily care and monitoring of a number of equines undergoing rehabilitation.  The successful candidate’s personal qualities will include patience, an ‘even’ temperament and the confidence to work around and handle a wide range of difficult horses going through rehabilitation including youngsters and problem horses.   The willingness to work irregular hours, in all conditions, is also necessary. 

The successful candidate will also possess the ability and confidence to communicate with people at all levels and assist with talks and presentations for our supporters, members of the public and VIP guests on occasion.  The ability to drive a horsebox or tow a trailer would be advantageous.

Free on site shared staff accommodation is available. 

World Horse Welfare takes great pride in being realistic, compassionate and forward-thinking and the successful applicant will be expected to share these values.

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If you are interested in the welfare and rehabilitation of equines and would like to join us and help us achieve our vision which is a world where every horse is treated with respect, compassion and understanding, then please send your current CV with covering email to: Gillian Larter at: 

Closing date for applications: 5 September 2014



COFFEE SHOP STAFF - Part time (job share considered)


We are looking to re-open our Coffee Shop based in our Visitor Centre at Hall Farm and are currently looking for staff.  We are flexible in our approach and would consider a single individual or two people in a job share to work shifts.  The Coffee Shop is open every weekend and when the schools are on holiday we open every Wednesday too.  We hold lots of events and some of these take place in the evening which would require the Coffee Shop to be open.

If you would be interested in preparing and serving a small range of hot and cold snacks and drinks and enjoy baking you might be who we are looking for.  We are looking for people who have some work experience in this field and are of a sunny disposition who enjoy meeting a wide range of people of all ages. 

If you would like to know more about this role please give Maxine a call on 01953 499100 or email