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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

permanent full time position

We are looking to recruit an Assistant Centre Manager at our rescue centre located in Somerton, Somerset.  This is a newly created role reporting to the Centre Manager.  You will be responsible for assisting with the running of the rehabilitation yard, maintenance team and visitor centre and will be required to take sole responsibility in the absence of the Centre Manager.  Glenda Spooner Farm can accommodate around 65 equines and currently has a team of 10 staff.

Applicants should have considerable management experience in a large equine environment, be able to demonstrate the ability to handle and work a wide range of equines including youngsters and problem horses.  You must have excellent interpersonal skills be an exceptional communicator and have outstanding organisational skills especially when working under pressure. The BHS Stage 4 intermediate qualification is highly desirable.

Free private on-site accommodation is available.

Salary dependent on qualifications and experience. 

Full Job Description

Closing date for applications:  Friday 26th June 2015


To apply for a vacancy please send your current CV and a covering letter to Gillian Larter, Human Resources Officer, World Horse Welfare, Anne Colvin House, Snetterton, Norfolk NR16 2LR or e-mail


If you would like to discuss careers with World Horse Welfare please call Gillian on 01953 497233 or email me at