Equine Groom Apprentice - Horse Care - Riding School ARNISS EQUESTRIAN LIMITED
Do you want to learn more about working with horses and develop your horse care knowledge and skills? Do you enjoy working with people and interacting with others? Want to work in a stunning part of the Country? The role includes assisting with the riding school, mucking out and feeding.
Closing date: 26 Feb 2024
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 40
Possible start date
01 Mar 2024
11 Sep 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
What you will do in your working day
Arniss Equestrian are looking for an apprentice to work on the riding school and livery yard grooming and caring for the horses, escorting rides in the New Forest and supporting the business by working and interacting with clients.
Arniss Equestrain is a BHS approved riding centre and livery yard, and a pony club linked centre, with facilities including arenas for dressage and jumping, cross country schooling fences and direct forest hacking.
The yard has 20 stables and offers a first class livery service as well as running a range of activities catering for children, adults, novices and the more experienced rider. As a member of the team you will have the opportunity to develop your skill set through regular training both towards your apprenticeship and BHS stages.
Main duties include:
- Assisting with the riding school
- Mucking out
- Tacking up
The training you will be getting
- A level 2 certificate will be awarded on successful completion of the apprenticeship
- All training will take place within the workplace
- Your dedicated trainer coach will visit you at work every 4 weeks
- Functional Skills in English and maths if required
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
The successful candidate could be offered a Level 3 Senior Groom Apprenticeship.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired
About the employer
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:
- qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
- industry or sector experience
Level 2 (GCSE)
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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