Brilliant role for a country loving couple with experience passionate about Horses.Job Summary:We are working with a family based in Surrey who have recently acquired a 60-acre estate in the Surrey Hills. They are looking for a country loving domestic couple to fulfil the roles of Head Grounds person & Groom. Offering a salary of between £50,000 – £60,000 gross per annum with separate 2-bedroom accommodation.DutiesHead Grounds person You will be the sole member of staff responsible for the day to day maintenance of the estate. The grounds are made up of Woodland, Kitchen and Vegetable Garden, Managed Pasture and formal Gardens. Throughout the course of your work you will undertake preventative maintenance of the home and the estate including perimeter fences, along with addressing any immediate fixes. You will liaise with the principals regarding the need for any specialist contractors and supervising any onsite visits. The principals are manging a number of projects on the estate including the rebuild of stables which you may become involved in. A driver is required to assist with adhoc school runs.GroomThe client currently has 3 horses in situ with the hope of increasing to 4 in the next 12 months. Duties will include but not limited to:Turning out and bringing inMucking outFeeding, watering and hayingGroomingClipping and trimmingMaintaining the cleanliness of the yard at all timesTacking up CandidatesAs a couple you will have proven longevity in a similar role and with a clear passion for the outdoors, horses and animals in general. The grounds person must be a confident driver and confident using a variety of garden machinery. The Groom with ideally hold a BHS level 2 qualification or working towards obtaining this, a confident rider is preferred.DBS check will be requiredAccommodationSeparate 2-bedroom staff flat, pets consideredHow to apply:Applying for this position: Please email your interest in this position to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please ensure you include the reference number for the position you are applying for (found at the top of the advert). For candidates who are not currently registered with Eden Private Staff, please include an up-to-date CV when applying. Applicants for this position should have excellent checkable references and a valid DBS [CRB]. Please note we only register candidates with a minimum 3 years experience in a similar role.