Assistant Yard Manager - Equine, Nantwich, Cheshire

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Reaseheath CollegeNantwich, Cheshire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £18,384 - £20,692 per annum (A21-24)
Contract term: Permanent

Reaseheath College is one of the premier land-based Colleges located in South Cheshire with an enviable reputation for quality and partnerships with industry. The College has a beautiful rural setting situated amongst 330 hectares of farms, parklands, lake, woodland and sports facilities.

The opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, experienced individual to join our established team of professionals at the Equine Centre. The successful candidate will be responsible for: working alongside and supporting the Yard Manager in managing the day-to-day running of the yard; riding and exercising a variety of horses; maintaining outstanding standards of stable and yard management, horse care and welfare; liaising with service providers to ensure quality service; maintaining appropriate stock levels on the yard; together with the provision of an excellent learner experience by supporting both HE and FE learners at Reaseheath Equestrian Centre. You will need to be organized, reliable, able to use your initiative and have excellent teamwork and communication skills.  

Requirements for the post are; BHSAI/Stage 3 minimum, First Aid at work, Safeguarding, demonstrable experience in working successfully within the equine industry on busy professional yards, GCSE Maths & English grade C or above, IT skills, transporting horses. 

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Closing date: Midnight on Sunday, 10th December 2017.

Assessment Centre date: Wednesday, 20th December 2017.

Please note, this role constitutes 'regulated activity' as defined by the Protection of Freedom Act 2012. The successful candidate will therefore be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check with barred list information prior to starting employment. Please note, you must have the right to work in the UK and will be required to provide evidence to support this.

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More about Reaseheath College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Address: Reaseheath, Nantwich, Cheshire, CW5 6DF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1270 625131