Sarah Joanne Wicks

Apprenticeship in Horse Care – Equine Groom Level 2 - Intermediate (Level 2)

Sarah Joanne Wicks (Employer)

Stubbing Court Training Limited (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £124.50
30.0 hours per week Shifts to be confirmed and to be arranged with the employer.
13 months (duration)
7 February 2021(start date)
Equine Groom (apprenticeship standard)
31 January 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Day to day horse care including the routine care and condition of the horses, preparing them for competition or riding, health care and treatment, exercising, grooming, trimming and travelling.

Responsibilities

Duties will include all aspects of horse care:

  • Grooming
  • Mucking out
  • Trimming
  • Plaiting
  • Lungeing
  • Health care
  • Travelling
  • Feeding
  • Grooming at competitions / riding

Future Prospects

  • Progression to Advanced Apprenticeship

Reality Check

  • You will be working outside and often at weekends. Working with horses can be physically demanding so a level of fitness is required
  • The hours of work will be agreed with the employer and the weekly pay will be in accordance with the hours worked. You may be asked to start early e.g. 7.00am or finish late e.g. 7.00pm and some weekend work being involved, but this will be agreed with the employer
  • World class training and online learning available for all apprentices
  • International level yards in show jumping, eventing and dressage
  • SCT works throughout the East Midlands and Yorkshire, with employers in riding schools, livery yards, competition yards up to international level
  • Please apply through the Stubbing Court Training Ltd website www.stubbingcourttraining.com

Skills Required

  • It would be advantageous to have some previous experience with horses

Qualities Required

  • Always try your best
  • Adhere to the Prevent Duty – promote British values: the rule of law, democracy and tolerance and mutual respect for others at all times, and keep yourself safe from extremism
  • Be committed to improving your English and Maths skills and using them at work
  • Complete the SCT Online Learning by the target dates
  • Attend work and all off-the-job training sessions punctually and reliably
  • Be polite, tidy, professional, organised and cheerful
  • Keep your Skillscheck at work and updated - allow time every week for this
  • Complete work set in your Action Plans by the target dates
  • Follow instructions
  • Work safely, including on the internet
  • Always ask if you are not sure about anything

Qualifications Required

  • No formal qualifications required

Training Provided

  • Equine Groom Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills
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