Apprenticeship in Horse Care – Equine Groom Level 2 LANGBAR EQUESTRIAN LTD

Day to day horse care including the routine care and condition of the horses, preparing them for competition or riding, health care and treatment, exercising, grooming, trimming and travelling.

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

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Closing date: today

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

    30 hours per week to be arranged with the employer

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    13 Months

  • Possible start date

    07 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    05 Jul 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties will include all aspects of horse care e.g.

·         Grooming

·         Mucking out

·         Trimming

·         Plaiting

·         Lunging

·         Health care

·         Travelling

·         Feeding

·         Grooming at competitions / riding

Joining an SCT Apprenticeship programme is a serious commitment. To achieve the qualification and be successful in your job you will need to be hard working, prepared to work outdoors in all weather and often at weekends, We do everything we can to help you achieve, but we also expect some things from you, to:-

·  Always try your best

·  Adhere to the Prevent Duty – promote British values: the rule of law, democracy and tolerance and mutual respect for others at all times, and keep yourself safe from extremism

·  Be committed to improving your English and Maths skills and using them at work

·  Complete the SCT Online Learning by the target dates

·  Attend work and all off-the-job training sessions punctually and reliably

·  Be polite, tidy, professional, organised and cheerful

·  Keep your Skillscheck at work and updated - allow time every week for this

·  Complete work set in your Action Plans by the target dates

·  Follow instructions

·  Work safely, including on the internet

·  Always ask if you are not sure about anything

Please see the website for more information

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

Equine Groom Qualification – Level 2

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Progression from Level 2 to Level 3.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Team working, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 1-9) Desired

About the employer

Langbar Livery is an idyllic livery yard situated on the Moors just above Ilkley







LS29 0EH

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Training provider



Kelly Salt

01246 566193

Apprenticeship standard

Equine groom

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please complete the application form and applicant agreement form that are located within the apply online section and send to along with either a copy of your passport, driving licence or birth certificate.

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

Apply now

Closing date: today