Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship - Intermediate (Level 2)

Claire Morris (Employer)

Haddon Training Ltd (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £166.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 40 Hours Per Week
12 months (duration)
31 October 2020(start date)
Equine Groom (apprenticeship standard)
29 October 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Flying Cat Livery Yard in Croydon near Royston offers DIY, full or part livery and is incredibly flexible, with the best facilities and hacking in the area. They are offering a wonderful opportunity for an Equine Groom in a warm friendly team, looking after 30 horses.

Responsibilities

Flying Cat Livery has great facilities including 2 outdoor floodlit arenas and 1 indoor, a horse walker, two tack rooms, a wash bay and a tea room.

Fantastic hacking including some private paths around the farm.

Some general duties will include;

  • Mucking out
  • Turning out/bringing in
  • Tack cleaning
  • Tacking up
  • Feeding
  • Filling hay nets
  • Clipping/pulling/plaiting/trimming
  • Bathing
  • Rug changing
  • Schooling
  • Riding
  • Exercising horses from the ground (lunging, horse walker, long reining, pessoa training etc.) for experienced candidate
  • Holding for vet/farrier/dentist

Future Prospects

  • Possibility of Level 3 Senior Groom on completion of Level 2

Reality Check

  1. 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

Skills Required

Some equine experience would be beneficial

Qualities Required

Hard working and keen to learn

Qualifications Required

  • Must be able to work towards Level 1 or higher in Functional Skills maths and English, or C+ in GCSEs

Training Provided

  • Equine Groom level 2
  • Full training supported by Haddon Training
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