Lucinda Fredericks Equestrian Ltd

Level 2 Horse Care Apprenticeship

Employer:

Lucinda Fredericks Equestrian Ltd

Training Provider:

HADDON TRAINING LIMITED

Weekly wage £156.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 40 Hours Per Week; Shifts TBC.
duration: 12 months
start: 3 April 2020
Devizes
Intermediate(level 2)
Equine groom (apprenticeship standard)
27 March 2020 (application closing date)
An exciting opportunity has arisen to experience life on an International Eventing yard in Wiltshire.

Responsibilities

We are looking for a reliable, hard-working, positive individual to join our existing, fun team. The role involves all aspects of yard duties, including:

  • Cleaning
  • Feeding
  • Mucking out
  • Providing basic horse care and cleaning and maintenance of tack
  • Turning out horses
  • Lunging
  • Using the horse walker
  • Preparing horses for exercise
  • Preparing for competitions
  • Ensuring the safety and wellbeing of horses when away at competitions

We require you to have experience of handling and managing horses in a yard setting and have the ability to ride at a standard ready to start eventing, in order to get the most out of your experience with us.

Successful applicants will have the opportunity to develop their riding with lessons from Olympic event rider Lucinda Fredericks.

This is a live-in position, ideally for 1 year.

Future Prospects

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

Skills Required

Some equine experience would be beneficial

Qualities Required

Fun, hard-working and enthusiastic

Qualifications Required

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

Training Provided

Full Equine Groom training supported by Haddon Training

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