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Equine Groom Apprenticeship (Stable Lodge) Anna Hilton

We are looking for someone to come and join the team that is fun, enthusiastic, and looking to learn. Stable Lodge is a small livery & competition yard so always busy with lots of opportunity for progression for the right person.

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Closing date: today

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

  • Working week

    5 days 07:30 - 17:00 (TBC), 1-hour Lunch break & ½ hour breakfast break. Every so often a Sunday may be required.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    16 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    07 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001735147

  • Positions

    1 available

Tasks will include: 

  • Mucking out
  • Turning out/bring in horses
  • Daily care for horses
  • Daily yard maintenance
  • Feeding/watering/hay
  • Grooming/trimming
  • Bathing/platting
  • Tacking up/show prep
  • Exercising - riding/lunging
  • Basic business interactions with liveries

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Hard working
  • Applicants should have some previous experience of dealing with horses and must show this on their application

Personal qualities

  • Team player
  • Trustworthy
  • Reliable

Desired qualifications

  • Maths and English GCSEs or equivalent at Grade C/4 or above
  • Applicants must not already hold a Level 2 or Level 3 qualification in the equine sector

Future prospects

On completion of the apprenticeship, the apprentice will have the necessary skills and knowledge to progress with their chosen pathway in the equine industry.

Things to consider

  • There is live in accommodation available if needed.
  • There may be the opportunity for the applicant to bring their own horse.
  • KEITS Training Services Ltd reserves the right to close the vacancy earlier than the listed closing date should the need arise.

About the employer

We are a livery and competition yard based in the Sussex/Kent borders. We have a wonderful opportunity for someone looking to further their career in the equine industry. Applicants will be required to complete a range of daily tasks and be able to handle variety of top-quality horses.

Employer

Anna Hilton

Address

Stable Lodge

Crouch Lane

Cranbrook

TN18 5PA

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Training

Training provider

KEITS

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by KEITS Training Services Ltd

Contact

Heidi Clear recruit@keits.co.uk

  • Full training will be provided to support the successful applicant through their Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship.
  • Training will also be provided to support the learner through any Functional Skills required.

Apprenticeship standard

Equine groom

Level 2 (GCSE)


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