Equine Apprenticeship - Racing - Intermediate (Level 2)

John Gallagher (Employer)

Haddon Training Ltd (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £180.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, times TBD.
12 months (duration)
20 December 2021(start date)
Equine groom (apprenticeship standard)
13 December 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Apprentice required for an immediate start at a friendly successful 30 horse racing stables in the Cotswolds. Experience preferred but if a confident and strong rider you will be considered.


Great opportunity to join a successful and friendly racing stables in the Cotswolds.
Excellent accommodation facilities hours wages expenses bonuses insurance. Weight restriction applies (Max 10st). Experience preferred but if a confident and strong rider (any discipline) you will be considered. Excellent hours.
Riding 2 to 3 horses a day. Taking your horses racing. Minimal Mucking out. Every other week end off and pro rata wed afternoons off. 30 days holiday per year. Position available now.
See website to have a look at our yard.

General duties will include:

  • Mucking out
  • Paddock maintenance
  • Riding out
  • Taking horses racing and all associated duties
  • Leading out horses, mares and foals
  • Must be a competent rider

Future Prospects

Possibility of Level 3 Senior Equine Racing Groom Apprenticeship on completion of Level 2

Reality Check

Accommodation available. Salary 18-20 £262 pw and 21-24 £330

Skills Required

Experience with horses/racehorses is essential. Please note that applicants with no experience will not be considered for this position.

Qualities Required

A competent rider
Familiar with the racing weight restrictions that apply (max. 10 stone for this position)
Confidence to ride out on gallops
Willing to work outside in all weather

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

Full training provided through the Equine Apprenticeship supported by Haddon Training.

  • Equine groom Level 2 Apprenticeship
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