Senior Equine Groom Apprentice - Equestrian Centre and Rehab Hascombe Farm Equestrian Centre
A non rider apprentice is preferred with a passion for events and rehab unless they have their own horse. The ideal candidate will be looking after the livery horses and all general horse care.
Closing date: 15 Dec 2023
Total hours per week: 40.0
Possible start date
16 Dec 2023
02 Oct 2023
Level 3 (A level)
What you will do in your working day
A rare opportunity has come up at Hascombe Farm Equestrian Centre.Formerly known as Royal-Leisure it has ran for nearly 25years as an established showground. The facilities hosts a number of British Showjumping and British Dressage affiliated events, aswell as hires out their world class facilities.
A well established rehabilitation yard on site offers top of the range equipment like a Equusir scanner box, water and dry treadmill.
The yard consists of 22 horses mainly competition based jumping up to 1.40m internationally.
A non rider apprentice is preferred with a passion for events and rehab unless they have their own horse. The ideal candidate will be looking after the livery horses and all general horse care including:
- Attending shows
- Turning out and bringing in
- Tacking up
- Mucking out
No day is the same at this location with the candidate getting full experience of horse care, show days and working with rehab yards.
The training you will be getting
Senior equine groom Level 3 (A level) apprenticeship standard
- Functional skills, 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
- Full time employment
- Event organising
- Equine Rehabilitation
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
Senior equine groom
Level 3 (A level)
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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