Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship - Intermediate (Level 2)

Barleyfields Equestrian Centre (Employer)

Haddon Training Ltd (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £166.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, times TBC.
12 months (duration)
15 January 2021(start date)
Equine Groom (apprenticeship standard)
13 January 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

An exciting position for a level 2 equine groom apprentice at one of Derbyshire’s premier equestrian centres, that prides itself on being a friendly and safe place to ride. You would be joining a successful team at this amazing competition centre, BHS riding school and livery.


Barleyfields Equestrian is one of Derbyshire’s premier equestrian centres set in over 50 acres of countryside. Barleyfields is privately owned by the Gill family and prides itself on being a friendly, safe place to ride.

Duties to include:

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

Future Prospects

On completion of your L2 there may be an opportunity to complete your L3.

Reality Check

Ability to bring your own horse.

Skills Required

  • A passion for horses and their welfare

Qualities Required

  • Reliability
  • Flexibility
  • Loyal
  • A willingness to learn new skills

Qualifications Required

Ability to complete your L1/L2 functional skills (if required).

Training Provided

Level 2 Equine Groom apprenticeship standard.

All Apprenticeship Training covered by Haddon Training.

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