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Careers in Racing

Love being part of racing and looking to make a change to your career?

There are plenty of career options in the horseracing industry.

Whatever your past or current role, the part that you have played in racing has been extremely valuable. You can change your career and still continue to be a part of this exciting industry. Here are just a few of the many careers in racing:

  • Instructor / Work Based Instructor
  • Stable staff
  • Stud staff
  • Racecourse staff
  • Office professionals
  • Media professionals
  • Medical professionals
  • Equine health professionals
  • Professional service providers

Don't know where to start? Our professional development plan can help you to recognise your current skills and to plan ahead or click here to learn about more roles in racing.

Accessing Support:

Racing Welfare works in partnership with racing's own designated team, Careers Advice and Training Services (CATS); your organisation for all things careers and training. Together, we provide practical advice, guidance and support from exploring your career and retraining options, to applying for jobs.

Click here for more information about the support available for your career and training needs.

If you need to talk to someone confidentially then don't hesitate to contact our team.

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