Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship - Competition Yard - Horse Care and Riding Tidmarsh Stud

Mixed Competition Livery yard. Dressage horses working at PSG and Inter 1 jumping horses to 1.40m. Enthusiastic and cheerful person , whos willing to learn and work as part of a happy team.

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Closing date: 06 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    Competitive

    This pay rate is above National Minimum Wage

  • Working week

    35 Hours per week - days and hours to be discussed.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    13 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    08 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000196102

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Mixed Competition Livery yard. Dressage horses working at PSG and Inter 1 jumping horses to 1.40m.

Enthusiastic and cheerful person , whos willing to learn and work as part of a happy team.

There would be some riding on well behaved kind natured horses .

Assisting with general yard duties and horse care including:

  • Riding
  • lunging
  • mucking out
  • clipping
  • turning out and bringing in
  • feeding

The training you will be getting

  • A level 2 certificate will be awarded on successful completion of the apprenticeship, as well as functional skills in English and maths if required.
  • All training will take place within the workplace
  • Your dedicated trainer coach will visit you at work every 4 weeks.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Many opportunities for right candidate, including the possibility of progression on the the L3 Senior Groom Apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Organisation skills, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 1) Desired

Things to consider

Free livery can be offered for your own horse. There is no accommodation available on site.

About the employer

Tidmarsh Stud Livery services and Dressage training. Tidmarsh Stud Livery Stables near Bradfield, Berkshire was established in 1987. We offer fabulous facilities for you and your horse with a friendly sociable environment.

Employer

Tidmarsh Stud

Address

MAIDENHATCH

PANGBOURNE

READING

RG8 8HP

Contact

Fiona ann Harter

fiharter@yahoo.co.uk

+447702247928

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Training

Training provider

HADDON TRAINING LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Contact

Haddon Training

enquiries@haddontraining.co.uk

01672519977

Apprenticeship standard

Equine groom

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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