Equine Groom Intermediate Apprenticeship Hyperion Equestrian Centre
Hyperion Equestrian Centre is a livery, training and competition yard looking for a Level 2 equine apprentice who has a keen passion for horses, the outdoors, and who would like to further their training and education within a supportive environment.
Closing date: 29 Dec 2023
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
02 Jan 2024
23 Oct 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
What you will do in your working day
Duties will include:
- Providing essential day-to-day care
- Cleaning equipment
- Handling, preparing, exercising the horses
- C-arrying out routine yard duties
The ideal candidate will be able to:
- Work well as part of a team
- Have a love of horses whatever the weather
- Be a friendly person
The training you will be getting
The successful candidate will undertake 15 months training to complete a Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship. All training will be carried out at the employer's premises, with the support of the employer, and will be delivered by Haddon Training. Functional Skills maths and English will form part of the apprenticeship if the successful candidate doesn't already hold a level 4 or above for each subject.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
Possible opportunities to enrol onto the Advanced Equine Groom Apprenticeship and further qualifications which can lead to job opportunities in competition yards, along with BHS training towards exams.
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
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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