Apprentice Equine Groom - Intermediate (Level 2)

Employer:

The Isle Estate Bed & Breakfast

Training Provider:

HADDON TRAINING LIMITED

Weekly wage £166.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, 40 Hours Per Week, Times TBC.
duration: 12 months
start: 4 August 2020
Shrewsbury
Intermediate (Level 2)
Equine Groom (apprenticeship standard)
30 July 2020 (application closing date)
A fabulous opportunity for an Apprentice to learn with a team in beautiful surroundings.

Responsibilities

Duties to include

  • Mucking out
  • Turning out/bringing in
  • Tack cleaning
  • Tacking up
  • Feeding
  • Filling hay nets
  • Clipping/pulling/plaiting/trimming
  • Bathing
  • Rug changing
  • Schooling
  • Riding – Dressage lessons and riding with during working day
  • First aid
  • Horse care for youngsters from foaling to backing
  • Exercising horses from the ground (lunging, horse walker, long reining, pessoa training etc.) – particularly with young horses, all work from putting bridle on to ling reining and lunging of 3 year olds before backing (under supervision and with guidance at all time)
  • Holding for vet/farrier/dentist/stud work

Future Prospects

The opportunity to complete Level 3 Apprenticeship.

Reality Check

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week), For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

Skills Required

Some Horse Care Experience.

Qualities Required

Honest, Hard working, Friendly, Team player and willingness to learn.

Qualifications Required

The ability to complete functional skills at Level 1.

Training Provided

Full Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship training provided by Haddon Training.

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