Job Vacancy: Equine Operations Manager at The Unicorn Centre

The Unicorn Centre in Middlesbrough opened in 1998 as a purpose built riding Centre and member group of the Riding for the Disabled Association, with aims to enrich the lives and experiences for disabled children and adults.

This new post will take a leadership role for equine operations joining a small and committed team.

You will focus on leading and working with the existing Equine Team to be able to meet the needs of the Centre’s activities and the delivery of coaching and other activities to participants. Working closely with yard staff, coaches, volunteers, the new Business and Development Manager and Trustees, you will help shape the future of the Centre and ensure its continuing success.

You will

  • Lead on all matters relating to the Equine Team
  • Monitor the composition of the Equine Team
  • Lead on the management and the operation of the Yard
  • Lead on the delivery of coaching
  • Lead on special events involving the Equine Team
  • Lead on the provision of Equine Therapies
  • Support participants and volunteers
  • Lead on Safeguarding


Part-time 24 hours a week (0.6 FTE)

Salary £30,160 (pro rata)

Leave 28 days (pro rata)

Location Unicorn Centre Middlesbrough

Full details and application process

Application Process

            Deadline for applications:      midnight on Friday 8th April

            Interview Date:                       tba

Page Last Updated: March 10, 2022