Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship - Intermediate (Level 2)

John Shaw Equestrian Ltd (Employer)

Haddon Training Ltd (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £166.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, shifts TBC.
12 months (duration)
1 January 2021(start date)
Equine Groom (apprenticeship standard)
30 December 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.


Great opportunity for a competent apprentice to join an International show jumping yard in Manchester. The successful candidate must have experience and be able to ride young horses confidently. Working days will be Wednesday - Sunday and the apprentice will be paid more than the apprenticeship wage.

General duties will include:

  • Mucking out
  • Riding
  • Assisting with the riding school
  • Laying beds
  • Rug changes
  • Feeds, hay nets
  • Paddock maintenance
  • Grooming at competitions

Future Prospects

Possibility of Level 3 Horse Care Apprenticeship on completion of Level 2.

Reality Check

Possibility to take own horse.

Skills Required

  • Experience with horses is essential

Please note that candidates with no experience will not be considered for this position.

Qualities Required

The successful candidate will be;

  • Confident riding young horses
  • Ambitious to succeed in the equine industry
  • Hard working with a positive attitude
  • Willing to work outside in all weather

Qualifications Required

Must be able to work towards Level 1 or higher in Functional Skills maths and English, or C/4 in GCSE or equivalent.

Training Provided

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

  • Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship
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