Eventing Yard Apprenticeship (Intermediate Equine Groom) Bill Levett Eventing
Fantastic opportunity for someone looking to gain experience and develop their skills at a 5* eventing yard in Gloucestershire. Bill Levett Eventing have horses ranging from 3/4 year old youngsters to 5* advanced eventers.
Closing date: 25 Dec 2023
Accommodation is available with bills included. Possibility of bringing your own horse.
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
27 Dec 2023
24 Oct 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
What you will do in your working day
Daily duties will include, but won't be limited to:
- Mucking out
- Turning out and bringing in
- Tacking up and tack cleaning
- Filling hay nets, feeding and watering
- Clipping, pulling, plaiting, trimming
- Rug changing
- Paddock and yard maintenance
- Schooling and hacking
- First aid
- Exercising horses from the ground
- Holding vet, farrier, dentist and physio
- Handling fit event horses
The training you will be getting
The successful candidate will undertake 15 months training whilst working towards their Intermediate 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.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
This role will give you the confidence and experience to pursue whichever path you choose in the equestrian world.
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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