Therapeutic Yard Assistant
Job role: Therapeutic Yard Assistant / Groom Sector: Equine/therapy Location: Steventon near Basingstoke, RG25 Salary: Depending on experience Type: Permanent position Availability: 4 days/24 hours a week (must include Saturdays) Horse-ology is a therapeutic facility offering individuals with complex needs the opportunity to interact with horses in a safe, supportive and positive environment, working with children and adults with special needs. Due to an increasing workload, we are looking for a yard assistant who would be interested in a permanent position 4 days/24 hours a week (must include Saturdays). Availability for every day of the week will be considered. Applicants must be capable and confident in the saddle and in handling/schooling all sizes of horses. They should be competent with all aspects of yard work, and able to teach a range of clients of varying abilities. Experience of children and adults with Learning Disabilities and Challenging Behaviour would be an advantage, but not essential, as full training will be given. Candidates will be DBS checked, and must provide references. Training and ongoing supervision will be provided. For more details, please check our website: http://www.horse-ology.co.uk/ or for more information, contact Nicky Clarke on 01256 405465. Horse-ology is an equal opportunities employer.