JOB TITLE: Equine Care Officer, Shores Hey Farm, Briercliffe, Burnley, Lancashire BB10 3QU
DEPARTMENT: Equine Welfare, accountable to Equine Manager (ERRM) and Equine Care Supervisors (ECS)
WORKING HOURS: Full-Time Position 42.5 hours per week, Part-Time Position 18 hours to 25.5 hours per week By Rota Basis Occasional Stable Yard Night Checks 8.30 pm – 9 pm
SALARY: Starting at national minimum wage with annual increments and long service after three years, and pay rise with a qualification BHS stage 2. All Equine Care Team members can complete their BHS Stage 1 and 2 Qualifications after confirmation in post.
Overall purpose of job
To provide high-quality care to resident equines under the guidance of the Equine Rehabilitation and Rehoming Manager with sufficient knowledge and understanding of the specific needs of equines on a rehabilitation programme. An experienced equine handler with sound stable management skills and the ability to communicate confidently and work closely and supportively with other work colleagues and the general public.
Equine Care and Rehabilitation
Work For Us
Here at HAPPA, we invest in people who we believe can help the Charity continue our vital work. Working for a welfare charity can be difficult at times because of the nature of our work, but knowing you’re part of a charity that is making a difference in equine lives is incredibly rewarding.