Work for us

 

grooms at work

 

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.

 

CURRENT VACANCIES

 

If you wish to apply for any position, please send a curriculum vitae to: Sheri Frearson, Human Resources, Anne Colvin House, Snetterton, Norfolk NR16 2LR or e-mail: jobs@worldhorsewelfare.org.

             PLEASE SPECIFY WHICH VACANCY YOU ARE APPLYING FOR.

 

YARD SUPERVISOR: Belwade Farm, Aboyne

Full time, permanent

We are currently looking to recruit a new full time Yard Supervisor at our rehoming and rehabilitation centre Belwade Farm which can accommodate around 65 equines.

If you have a keen interest in practical horse welfare and the ability to motivate and lead a team of rehabilitation specialists in sometimes challenging circumstances, then this could be the job for you.  You will work closely with the Centre’s management team to ensure efficient daily running of a busy yard and oversee the care and rehabilitation of a wide range of equines in our care; including youngsters and problem horses.

The successful applicant will be flexible and pragmatic in their approach and willing to work irregular hours in all weather conditions.  Your personal qualities will include a high level of patience and confidence when working around difficult horses going through rehabilitation.  Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential.  BHS Stage 3 or above would be advantageous.

Job Description

Closing date for applications: 5th August 2016.

 

RIDING GROOM: Penny Farm, Blackpool

Full time, permanent

Penny Farm currently has a team of 12 staff and can accommodate around 65 equines.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic equine professional to join the team at our recovery and rehoming centre near Blackpool.  We have the need for a riding groom who would be required to ride a diverse range of equines and be responsible for all aspects of the general care, rehabilitation and treatment of equines in our care including general yard tasks and a dedicated list of horses undergoing recovery or 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 including youngsters and problem horses.   The willingness to work irregular hours, in all conditions, is also necessary.  The ability to ride to a high standard is essential for both roles. BHS stage 2 or equivalent would be advantageous.

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

If you 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 letter to jobs@worldhorsewelfare.org marked for the attention of Sheri Frearson

Job Description

Closing date for applications: 10 August 2016

 

If you wish to apply for any position, please send a curriculum vitae to: Sheri Frearson, Human Resources, Anne Colvin House, Snetterton, Norfolk NR16 2LR or e-mail: jobs@worldhorsewelfare.org.

 

             PLEASE SPECIFY WHICH VACANCY YOU APPLYING FOR.