Godolphin are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and hardworking Grass Gallops Groundsperson to join our small team based at Moulton Paddocks in Newmarket. 

Reporting to the Gallops’ Manager, you must be skilled at operating modern agricultural (or similar) machinery and have an excellent understanding of sports turf.  Knowledge of management and preparation of sports turf surfaces and the surrounding areas and working knowledge of irrigation systems is desirable.

The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, with a natural passion for sports turf management and take great pride in their work.  A flexible attitude to working hours is required, as weekend work will be necessary during the busy summer racing season, to meet the requirements of the Company’s Trainers. 

Additional information

In return, we offer a competitive salary and a generous benefits package including private healthcare (with dental cover), pension scheme, life assurance, group income protection, discretionary Christmas bonus, a benefits platform offering discounts and cashback at over 700 retailers, health & wellbeing initiatives.

If you would like to apply, please contact uk-recruitment@godolphin.com or send your CV and a covering letter to:

HR Department

Godolphin Management Company Limited

The Main Office

Dalham Hall

Duchess Drive




Godolphin aims to create a diverse and inclusive working environment in which everyone feels valued, that their contribution matters and they are able to perform to their full potential. We therefore encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances, and we will be happy to discuss any adjustments you may require to make our workplace one you can thrive in.

Closing date:
Tuesday, 25 January 2022 - 12:00pm