Senior Apprentice Groom - Horse Care - Competition Yard Forest Edge Arena
A grooms position has become available at top show jumping yard and competition centre, Forest Edge Arena. They are looking for a highly motivated team player to join their team. You must have previous experience working with big fit horses including stallions. Fast paced yard.
Closing date: 24 Dec 2023
Total hours per week: 48
(the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)
Possible start date
25 Dec 2023
16 Oct 2023
Level 3 (A level)
What you will do in your working day
A grooms position has become available at top show jumping yard and competition centre. They are looking for a highly motivated team player to join their team.
Must have previous experience working with big fit horses including stallions. Fast paced yard. Must be passionate about the sport. Mature, reliable candidate is needed as some sole charge responsibilities.
Key responsibilities would be:
- Daily yard duties
- Looking after the horses to a high standard
- Possibility of grooming at shows for the right person and once trained.
- Opportunity to learn from the best.
The training you will be getting
- A level 3 Senior Equine Groom certificate will be awarded on successful completion of the apprenticeship
- 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 and attending national Showjumping Events
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired
Things to consider
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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