Apprentice Groom - Intermediate (Level 2)


Somerford Park Farm

Training Provider:

Haddon Training Ltd

Weekly wage £166.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday. Hours TBC.
duration: 12 months
start: 2 September 2020
Intermediate (Level 2)
Equine Groom (apprenticeship standard)
31 August 2020 (application closing date)
A great position for an Apprentice Groom, with some of the best training facilities and competition establishments in the UK for all disciplines. We have 20 horses and there will be riding for the right person.


General duties to include:

  • Mucking/Turning out
  • Bringing in tack and cleaning
  • Tacking up
  • Feeding
  • Filling hay nets
  • Clipping/pulling/plaiting/trimming
  • Bathing
  • Rug changing
  • Paddock maintenance
  • Schooling riding
  • First aid
  • Exercising horses from the ground (lunging, horse walker, long reining, pessoa training etc.)
  • Holding for vet/farrier/dentist

Future Prospects

A full-time position on completion of apprenticeship. 

Reality Check

The possibility to bring your own horse. 

Skills Required

  • Looking for someone that is a confident rider

Qualities Required

  • Kind
  • Hardworking
  • Honest
  • A willingness to learn new skills

Qualifications Required

  • Ability to do Functional Skills L1 or L2

Training Provided

Equine Groom level 2 standard. 

Full training through the Equine Apprenticeship supported by Haddon Training. 

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