Impel Equines Ltd

Level 2 Horse Care Apprenticeship

Employer:

Impel Equines Ltd

Training Provider:

HADDON TRAINING LIMITED

Weekly wage £156.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, times TBC
duration: 12 months
start: 13 December 2019
Didcot
Intermediate(level 2)
Equine Groom Level 2 (GCSE) (apprenticeship standard)
11 December 2019 (application closing date)
We are looking for an Apprentice Groom to join our racehorse rehabilitation yard. General yard duties will form part of your job role and you will work towards your Level 2 Equine Groom qualification.

Responsibilities

We retrain and rehabilitate racehorses.

We are currently building a new large manège.

General duties to include;

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

Future Prospects

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

Reality Check

  • Livery possible at a small charge

Skills Required

  • Experience with horses would be beneficial

Qualities Required

  • Successful candidate will be keen to succeed within the equine industry

Qualifications Required

  • To be able to work towards Level 1 or higher in Functional Skills maths and English

Training Provided

Full training provided through the equine apprenticeship supported by Haddon Training.

  • Equine Groom Level 2 Apprenticeship
  • Functional skills if required
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