Equine Apprenticeship - Racing - Intermediate (Level 2)

Dan Skelton Racing Limited (Employer)

Haddon Training Ltd (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £200.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 40 Hours Per Week.
15 months (duration)
3 March 2022(start date)
Equine groom (apprenticeship standard)
27 February 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Team Skelton are excited to offer a racing apprentice the chance to join their state-of-the-art facilities based in Warwickshire, for either level 2 or level 3 with accommodation.


Dan Skelton Racing are looking for an experienced member of stable staff to join Team Skelton who is competent and confident in carrying out all daily duties, to include riding out, general yard duties such as mucking out, grooming, feeding, watering and attending the races with the horses.

You will be a confident rider and have the opportunity to ride out with the fantastic team. For the right candidate, you will attend races with the horses. You will benefit from amazing catered accommodation as well as additional first aid training.

Experience in the racing industry is preferred but not compulsory, however, candidates without any racing experience must be a competent rider and have experience in another equine discipline.
Suberb catered accommodation (including gym, games room, wifi, sky and all racing channels) is offered to the successful candidate along with a competitive salary, pension and bonuses.
Team Skelton also encourage members of staff at any age who wish to work towards qualifications such as diplomas, first aid training or any other relevant qualifications.


Future Prospects

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

Reality Check

Accommodation available if required (chargeable) - includes wifi, Sky, games room and gym
Facebook - Dan Skelton Racing
Instagram - @danskeltonracing

Skills Required

Racing industry experience is preferred or at the very least solid experience with competition horses.
Team work
Use of initiative

Qualities Required

Hard working and willing to and get stuck in to all duties required
passionate about working in the racing industry
Love of horses

Qualifications Required

Level 4/C in GCSE maths and English, or Level 1 + Functional Skills

Training Provided

Full training supported by Haddon Training
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