CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 93196

Hardworking Groom based near Bristol. Looking for any jobs that involve being outdoors

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications


Type of farming wanted

Mixed Farming, Other

Other qualifications

ATV training
Child protection / safegaurding training
Enhanced DBS check
Working towards Level 4 equine husbandry

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience


Livestock experience

Not listed

Other equipment experience

Used small equipment such as leaf blowers, grinders, strimmer's, power washers, quad bikes, and Kubota ATV

Other livestock experience

Extensive experience with horses, small experience of sheep, and lambs (but not lambing), aware of how to act around all animals.

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United Kingdom

Where are you currently living?

south glos

First language


Do you have the right to work in the UK?


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Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)


Relevant health problems


Farming background

Employment History

Groom, Whichurch

(August 2020- Present)

Achievements and responsibilities:

Carried out daily tasks such as mucking out, haying/feeding, handling and exercise, to industry speeds and standards.

Worked alongside Facilitators to deliver Equine Assisted Learning sessions to vulnerable young people, from aged six to 20.

Taught vulnerable young people skills such as long reining, tacking up, and lunging.

Involved in the groundwork, breaking, schooling and development of young rescued horses.

Developed training plans for rescued horses involved in the sessions with young people.

Lone supervision of apprentices and involved in aiding their development.

General Yard Assistant, Equestrian, Pensford

(November 2020 May 2021)

Achievements and responsibilities:

Soley responsible for mucking out, rug changing, turning out, watering, and feeding between 10 15 horses.

Handling of a variety of fresh, fit horses in a safe manner.

Exercised great time management, and industry standards and speeds.

General Yard Assistant, Bristol

(September 2019- March 2020)

Work experience placement

Achievements and responsibilities:

Carried out daily tasks such as mucking out, haying/feeding, and tacking up, to industry speeds and standards.

Maintained the yard to an excellent standard, ensuring it was clean and safe for both horses and staff at all times.

Prepared horses for sale and shows, learning and enhancing skills such as plaiting, clipping, tack cleaning, and many more.

Attended shows, where time management and the highest qualities of work are imperative when dealing with the horses

General Helper, Show Centre, Gloucester

(September 2018- March 2020)

Work experience placement

Achievements and responsibilities:

Coordinated the processing of show entries and results onto an online platform

Effectively processed payments, with cards, card details, and cheques

Maintained and organised show day equipment to a high standard, including all aspects of the jumps, timing equipment, flowers, and numbers.

Assisted on high profile show days, including the Hartpury Winter Classic, including interacting with the competitors, changing the course, and pole picking.

General Helper, Therapy Centre, Gloucester

(September 2018- April 2019)

Work experience placement

Achievements and responsibilities:

Prepared horses for therapy sessions, including bandaging, tacking up, and plaiting.

Maintained the yard, stables and equipment to the highest of standards.

Assisted with the Aqua and High speed treadmill sessions, holding the horses, walking them onto the machinery, and monitoring the speed and timing of the sessions

Learnt about why the horses use the equipment, how it benefits them, and some of the science behind the methods used.

Cleaner/Housekeeper, Farm Estate, Bristol

(April 2019- August 2019)

Achievements and responsibilities:

Restocked and remade rooms, quickly adapting to any problems that arose, and finding the most efficient methods.

Cleaned rooms and communal areas with great attention to detail, ensuring cleanliness and good hygiene at all times.

Dealt with check-ins and other customer needs professionally, and learnt how to liaise with troubled customers in a fair and compassionate manor.

Assisted with cooking and serving breakfast to the customers, where I learnt basic cooking and serving skills, as well as communication skills.

General helper, Bristol

(March 2016 & May 2018- August 2018)

Work experience placement & volunteer work

Achievements and responsibilities:

Assisted with the equine assisted therapy sessions, involving children and adults with learning and physical disabilities, where I learnt a great deal about different forms of communication, and dealing with differing needs.

Carried out daily yard tasks to ensure smooth running of the therapy sessions, independently mucked out and fed the horses.

Exercised the horses independently to maintain fitness.


Start: 08/12/2021 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

South West

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