Breaking, pre-training and point-to-point yard.
We are hotting up here now we are in for a very busy year, so we are looking for a rider. A very competent work rider for the racehorses so you would need to be eventing at Intermediate level and used to very young horses etc.
General duties to include:
- Mucking out
- Turning out/bringing in
- Tack cleaning
- Tacking up
- Filling hay nets
- Rug changing
- First aid
- Exercising horses from the ground (lunging, horse walker, long reining, pessoa training etc.)
- Holding for vet/farrier/dentist
Milton Abbas is a large outdoor school, lunge arena and, horse walker. They can tailor individual livery packages according to requirements. Fabulous all year turnout in Post and Rail Paddocks. A great opportunity at a friendly stable situated in the picturesque village of Dorset.
Opportunity for a full-time job or progression to a Level 3 apprenticeship.
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates
Must be a competent work rider.
Must be keen, hard-working and willing to work outdoors in all weathers.
None specified, but must be able to work towards Level 1 or higher in Functional Skills maths and English.
Full training through the Equine Groom Apprenticeship supported by Haddon Training.