Katie is an extremely decorated rider and holds titles such as Supreme Horse at Horse of the Year Show, Royal International Horse Show and other major championship shows. This is a great opportunity for a candidate looking to get into professional grooming. You will be tacking up, turning out, plus more.
Closing date: 11 Mar 2024
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
15 Mar 2024
08 Dec 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
What you will do in your working day
Katie enjoys producing riders and supporting them in progressing through the levels.
Although primarily a showing yard, Katie has an extensive knowledge in many equestrian disciplines. This is an opportunity to learn from one of the best.
Duties for the apprentice on a daily basis to include:
- Mucking out
- Yard duties
- Turning out
- Tacking up
- Assisting at competitions
- Assisting with young stock
- Handling and care of competition horses
- Helping with Livery clients/horses
This position is open to competent riders and non-riders.
The training you will be getting
You will be working towards the Level 2 Equine Groom apprenticeship.
All training will take place on the yard, with the employer and supported by Haddon Training.
You will also be supported in gaining Functional Skills in maths and/or English if required.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
For the right candidate their would be opportunity to progress to the Level 3 Senior Equine Groom apprenticeship.
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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