Stables Assistant – Reigate, Surrey

Stables Assistant

Royal Alexandra & Albert School

Reigate, Surrey


Hours: 34.5 hours per week, during term time plus one fixed week during the summer (36 weeks per annum)

Plus: 200 hours to be worked during school holiday periods and weekends per annum

Please note the Early May Bank Holiday is a normal school day

We are:
A lively and purposeful co-educational, comprehensive state boarding school for children aged 7 to 18 years, with 650 flexi-boarders and 480 full boarders. The school has been highly sought after for many years, with very high levels of interest again for September 2023. This is due to a wide range of factors including its facilities, academic results, standards of teaching, pastoral care, the boarding and flexi-boarding environment, wide range of trips and co-curricular activities and the resultant attitudes of its pupils.

We offer:
• Strong induction programme
• On-site parking
• Ideal location to work, close to the A23 and M25

The successful candidate will be looking for a career in the Equestrian world. They will either be BHS Stage 2 qualified or will be enthusiastic about training and qualifying for BHS Stage 2.

We are looking for someone who has:
• An affinity to working with both horses and children
• An awareness of the significant Health and Safety and safeguarding issues
• A calm approach to both horses and interactions with others
• A flexible approach to both duties and hours of work.

To apply please complete an application form with a covering letter or supporting statement. Completed applications should be returned to [email protected]

Closing Date: 9.00am Monday 6th March 2023.
The school reserves the right to appoint prior to the closing date.

We hope that after considering all the information provided, you will decide to make an application. Please be advised that we may interview as applications come in. Whatever the outcome of your application we thank you for the interest you have shown and wish you well in your future career.

Available From: ASAP