Redwings is a national animal welfare charity responsible for over 2,000 rescued horses, ponies and donkeys across the UK.
Working for Redwings means you can make a real difference in the lives of those horses in our care and thousands like them. And it means you will be part of a supportive and progressive workplace that puts the welfare of its horses and its people at the heart of everything.
Horse Yard Team Member
Full time permanent, 40 hours per week as per rota (to include weekends), 8.00am to 4.30pm
A vacancy has arisen for an enthusiastic and flexible individual with experience in equine care to join our team at Redwings Mountains on a permanent full-time basis.
Working as part of a team you will carry out day to day horse care duties to ensure the smooth and professional running of the centre.
Our Mountains visitor centre is open to the public and therefore applicants should enjoy sharing their passion for horses and Redwings with our visitors.
This is a busy environment, and the ideal candidate will be able to follow instructions as well as use their own initiative.
Sound knowledge and proven working background of horse health and welfare are necessary as is familiarity with Health and Safety Regulations.
Please note that due to the remote location of our Mountains Visitor Centre applicants will require their own transport.
Salary £18,532.80 for over 18s’
In addition, we offer shift workers a premium pay rate on Sundays (time and a half) and Bank Holidays (double time)
A full clean manual driving licence is essential for this position.
Closing date: Friday 21st January 2022
If you are interested in the above vacancy please contact Rachel Daines, HR Coordinator, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 01508 481061 for an application pack. Alternatively, you can download an application form and job description from our website. Please note that we can only accept applications by email during this time.
Redwings is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from suitability qualified and eligible candidates. We seek individuals with unique contributions who can help Redwings deliver its charitable aims in line with its values regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity