Apprentice Groom - Intermediate (Level 2)


Somerford Park Farm

Training Provider:

Haddon Training Ltd

Weekly wage £166.00
40.0 hours per week Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed.
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 out Turning out
  • bringing in Tack 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

  • Good communication skills
  • Looking for someone that is a confident rider

Qualities Required

  • Kind
  • Hard working
  • Honest
  • Willingness to learn new skills

Qualifications Required

  • Ability to do functional skills Level 1 or Level 2

Training Provided

Equine Groom Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • Full training through the Equine Apprenticeship supported by Haddon Training
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