Apprentice Equine Groom - Intermediate (Level 2)

Courses for Horses (Employer)

Haddon Training Ltd (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £166.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 40 Hours Per Week shifts TBC
12 months (duration)
3 November 2020(start date)
Equine Groom (apprenticeship standard)
1 November 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic, hard-working person to join our team as an apprentice groom, with the potential to become an instructor. Experience with horses is essential, including being able to ride to a decent standard. Ideally have owned your own horse and have experience working in a commercial environment either as a volunteer or paid.

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
  • First aid
  • Exercising horses from the ground (lunging, horse walker, long reining, pessoa training etc.)
  • Holding for vet/farrier/dentist
  • Assisting with lessons
  • Office duties to include taking bookings and payments, dealing with clients over the phone and in person, completion of paperwork

Future Prospects

Possibility of level 3 apprenticeship and becoming and instructor

Skills Required

Some Horse Care

Qualities Required

  • Loyal
  • Hard working
  • Honest
  • Friendly
  • Polite

Qualifications Required

Ability to complete and pass L1/L2 functional skills in maths and English

Training Provided

Full apprenticeship training provided by Haddon Training
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