Apprentice Equine Groom - Horse Care - Racing Brian Meehan Racing
Brian Meehan Racing is offering an opportunity that will enable you to learn the skills needed to successfully care for racehorses to a high standard and provides a solid introduction to the industry. This apprenticeship also fulfills the BHA requirements for those looking to apply for a jockey licence.
Closing date: 25 Dec 2023
Wage will be dependent on age and will be finalised with successful applicant, but could be up to £495 per week. Accommodation onsite will be free of charge.
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
08 Nov 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
What you will do in your working day
The successful candidate will be carrying out daily duties such as:
- Riding several different horses each day
- Providing water
- Grooming the horses at evening stables
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
For the right candidate there will be plenty of opportunities to gain experience and move into leadership, there may also be an opportunity to travel.
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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