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Stud Groom

Woburn Full-time

Category: Stud Staff Posted: 24.01.2018

We require a motivated and enthusiastic individual with experience handling yearlings, mares and foals. The position of Stud Groom/Hand covers all aspects of yard work reporting to the Assistant Stud Manager. We are a small friendly team based …

Event Staff – Cheltenham Gold Cup

Cheltenham Racecourse Part-time

Category: Catering Posted: 17.01.2018

Do you love working as part of an energetic, driven and professional team? As a member of the team at Cheltenham Racecourse you will see the world through our customer’s eyes, be the face of the company and the first point of contact for our …

Jockey Club Catering - Cheltenham Racecourse


Newmarket Full-time

Category: Administration Posted: 12.01.2018

An exciting and interesting career opportunity has become available at Somerville Lodge, one of the most successful racing yards in the country. William Haggas is looking for a keen and enthusiastic individual with excellent attention to detail …

Work Rider/Stable Staff

Ledbury Full-time Excellent

Category: Featured Job Posting Posted: 12.01.2018

This is an excellent opportunity to be involved in the fast paced and exciting racing industry, gaining experience in a variety of skills e.g. work riding, breaking youngsters, going racing, swimming horses, using a treadmill etc. The candidate …

Ed de Giles Racing LLP

Rider / Groom

Newmarket Full-time Competitive

Category: Stable Staff Posted: 09.01.2018

We are looking for experienced and capable full time racing staff. The candidate must be competent rider preferably under 10 stone. They must be capable of riding a range of horses including yearlings. Duties include general stable duties, …

Michael Stoute Ltd

Entry to Employment Programme for Equine College Students


Category: Featured Job Posting Posted: 08.12.2017

We are looking to find our future Racing Grooms and Riders for the horseracing industry. If you are coming to the end of your Equine College Course or graduated recently from an Equine College and are looking to secure a job in a racing yard, …

Graduate Development Programme


Category: Administration Posted: 09.11.2017

Applications for the British Horseracing Graduate Development Programme 2018 are now invited. This Programme, celebrated its 25th running in 2015, provides an invaluable source of talent to the sport and its supporting industry. Its starts in …

Industry News

Racing looks to tap into pool of enthusiastic volunteers

A new site designed to help racing charities and other organisations in the sport recruit volunteers has been launched with the support of The Racing Foundation. ‐ https://horseracing.do‐it.org/. This facility is designed to be a one‐stop shop …

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Steve Drowne to join BHA as Stipendiary Steward

The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has announced today that former Group 1 winning jockey Steve Drowne will join its team of stipendiary stewards in 2018. Drowne will commence training following the relinquishing of his jockeys’ licence, …

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Latest blog posts

Blog 8 – Laura Parker

December blog: The Festive Season I’ve not written a blog for a while but as I’ve been back working at Philip Hobbs’s for a good few months I should now be able to string a few sentences together about what myself and the yard … Read more

Final Blog – Charlie Dee

Some of you may have read that I have recently been appointed as assistant to Luke Lillingston. As I am now employed, this is unfortunately my last blog for careers in racing. However, please don’t let this stop you getting in touch if you would … Read more