Work for us

Become one of the team! Take a look at our equestrian job vacancies.

Eland Lodge Equestrian is a well known and respected equestrian establishment situated in the beautiful Staffordshire countryside. Our diverse business includes a livery yard, retail store, online store, competitions and facility hire. As a family run business our employees benefit from working in small, friendly teams and a supportive, knowledgeable environment.

We’re always happy to hear from people who may be interested in working for us. Speculative CVs can be sent to [email protected]

Part Time Yard Groom

We’re looking for a reliable and hard working Yard Groom to join our friendly Livery Yard team. You must be confident and competent handling horses, and able to carry out all basic yard duties (including turnout/bring in, mucking out, general yard duties).

This position is part time: 7.30am – 4pm 1 day per week (Saturday). We are ideally looking for someone who can be flexible to cover additional shifts as needed. Applicants must be aged 16+. Salary to be discussed at interview.

Unfortunately we are not on a public transport route, so you will need to have access to transport. We are near Draycott-in-the-Clay (DE6 5HD), which is easy to get to from Uttoxeter, Burton, Lichfield and Ashbourne.

To apply please send your CV to [email protected] Please include details of your equestrian experience in your application.

Apprentice Customer Service Advisor

We have an exciting vacancy in our retail store here at Eland Lodge for somebody to join our thriving and successful business. If you’re looking for an opportunity to combine your customer service skills with your passion for all things equine, then this could be the ideal job for you!

Duties of the job include:

Providing excellent customer service to a range of customers
Using the till
Putting stock on and checking the stock system
Tidying and help merchandise the shop
Answering the phone
Fitting riding safety wear
Advising customers on equestrian products/brands
Occasionally serving in the coffee shop
You’ll be provided with lots of on the job training, giving you the chance to grow your skills and experience in a knowledgeable and supportive equine environment

Who we're looking for:

Be enthusiastic and positive
Be a team player
Be neat and tidy
Be polite, helpful and friendly
Skills Required :You must have good equestrian knowledge and be willing to learn more about the products and brands that we stock at Eland Lodge
We’re looking for someone with a polite and positive approach to customers and who is willing to learn how to deliver excellent customer service at all times
You will need to have good attention to detail
This is an Apprenticeship position, where you will be working towards achieving the Level 2 Customer Service Practitioner Apprenticeship.

You'll work 5 days a week from 8.45am - 5.30pm. This will be on a rota basis Monday - Sunday.

The Salary for this position is National Minimum Wage for your age group. To apply please email your CV to Retail Manager Jade at [email protected]