Equine Apprenticeship - Intermediate (Level 2)

Robert Whitaker Equestrian Limited (Employer)

Haddon Training Ltd (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £172.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday times TBD.
12 months (duration)
29 December 2021(start date)
Equine groom (apprenticeship standard)
23 December 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

**World Class Show Jumping Yard** Brook Farm based in Surrey are looking for a new level 2 or 3 apprentice to join their super successful team.

Responsibilities

Fantastic opportunity to work on a World Class Showjumping yard learning from some of the best in the business!
Brook Farm are looking for a passionate, hardworking and dedicated apprentice to work alongside their already fabulous team to provide the best care and attention to the horses on the yard.
Alongside competing Nationally and Internationally, the yard offers bespoke livery and training including coaching riders as well as producing, training and selling horses.
the yard has great facilities with beautiful stables alongside a large outdoor arena, treadmill, horse walker and well maintained paddocks.
As an apprentice, alongside your day to day jobs you will be learning all there is to know about working on a busy and successful competition yard so it would suit someone with a passion in this area who would thrive in a busy environment.
General yard duties would include:

  • Mucking out
  • Turning out/bringing in
  • Tacking up and tack cleaning
  • Feeding and filling hay nets
  • Schooling and riding for the right candidate
  • Exercising horses from the ground (lunging, horse walker, long reining, pessoa training etc.)
  • There would also be opportunity to travel to National shows for the right candidate

Future Prospects

Possibility of level 3 senior groom apprenticeship on completion of level 2.

Skills Required

  • Experience handling and working with competition horses
  • Team player
  • Takes initiative and completes tasks promptly and without being reminded
  • Can work in a fast-paced energetic and competitive environment

Qualities Required

  • Hard working and passionate
  • Reliable and dedicated
  • Can do attitude
  • Positive and proactive

Qualifications Required

GCSE Level 4/ Grade C in maths and English or equivalent. Contact Haddon Training to discuss if not yet achieved - Must be able to work towards Level 1 or higher in Functional Skills maths and English.

Training Provided

Supported by Haddon Training.

  • Equine groom Level 2 Apprenticeship
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