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Equine Groom Apprenticeship (Anna Hilton) ANNA HILTON T/A 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.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 23 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    4/5 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: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    16 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    22 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

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

Own horse may be accommodated. 

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • All training will be provided by the employer and KEITS towards the Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship Standard. 
  • Training towards any functional skills as required. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

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

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team working, Previous Equine Experience, Hard Working


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade C or 4) Desired

Things to consider

The learner will be allocated an industry specific training consultant who will provide both remote and on site visits throughout the apprenticeship. The apprentice will work towards an End Point Assessment (EPA) at the end of their apprenticeship. This position would suit someone who has there own horse as we are here to help you achieve your personal goals.

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.







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Training provider



Heidi Clear and Bethany Wylie

Apprenticeship standard

Equine groom

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 23 Aug 2022