Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship - Intermediate (Level 2)

Plantation Farm Ltd (Employer)

Haddon Training Ltd (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £166.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 37.5 Hours Per Week Shifts TBC
12 months (duration)
6 January 2021(start date)
Equine Groom (apprenticeship standard)
4 January 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Plantation Farm are a National Hunt racing yard and stud. This apprenticeship will be a non-riding, yard-based position.


Plantation Farm have a small team of experienced staff who are well placed to give guidance to an apprentice to teach them how things should be done correctly.

The duties will include:

  • Mucking out 
  • Turning out/bringing in
  • Tack cleaning 
  • Tacking up
  • Feeding
  • Filling hay nets
  • Clipping/pulling/plaiting/trimming
  • Bathing
  • Rug changing 
  • Holding for vet/farrier/dentist 
  • Previous equine experience is essential.

Future Prospects

Possibility of Level 3 Senior Groom on completion of Level 2

Skills Required

  • Previous equine experience is essential

Qualities Required

  • Hard-working and willing to learn

Qualifications Required

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

Training Provided

  • Supported by Haddon Training
  • Level 2 Equine Groom
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