Current Vacancies


I am always interested to hear from experienced stable staff and riders who may be interested in joining the team at Ridgeway.  Our current vacancies are as follows:

full-time racing groom/work rider

We are looking for an enthusiastic and hardworking person to join the team full-time here at Ridgeway Racing, a busy and exciting National Hunt stable in Wiltshire.  The successful candidate must be a competent and experienced rider as they will be expected to ride out up to 3 lots per day, and subject to experience, ride work and school over hurdles and fences. As well as undertaking basic yard duties such as mucking out and grooming, there is also the opportunity to take horses racing on a regular basis.  The ability to work as part of a fun friendly team and complete tasks to a high standard is essential and previous experience working in the industry is preferable.  This full-time role, which includes a weekend rota, offers a competitive salary, including bonuses, and accommodation may be available if required.  Please send your application, along with your CV, to or alternatively call the office on 01793 845 011.

racing Groom/ Part-time Gamekeeper

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a  Racing Groom/ part-time gamekeeper here at Upper Herdswick Farm. This role is quite diverse as the right applicant must be able to undertake yard work and ride out, as well as having an interest in the required game-keeping duties. Some game-keeping experience, full UK driving licence, firearms licences and a shotgun certificate are preferable but not essential attributes. On site accommodation available if required.  Please send your application, along with your CV to or alternatively call the office on 01793 845 011.