Senior Equine Groom Apprenticeship


Warwick, CV35 7BD

Closes in 14 days (Sunday 4 August at 11:59pm)

Posted on 25 January 2024


We are looking to bring a senior apprentice into our team to learn and grow with us. We are driven to invest in someone who is willing to invest themselves in the business. This is a great opportunity for someone who has some experience and is looking to start a supervisory role.

Annual wage
£13,312 a year

Minimum wage rates (opens in new tab)

The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Senior equine groom (level 3)
Working day to be Tuesday to Saturday, but we can be flexible dependent on candidates situation. Work hours to be agreed with the successful candidate.

40 hours a week

Possible start date

Monday 12 August


1 Year 6 Months

Positions available



As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

  • You will be working towards the Level 3 Senior Equine Groom Apprenticeship
  • You will also work towards gaining Functional Skills qualifications in maths and / or English at Level 1 or 2 if required
  • All training provided at the employers premises with the employer and Haddon Training

Where you’ll work

Sanbrook Farm

Back Lane



CV35 7BD


An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation


Your training course

Senior equine groom (level 3)

Equal to A level

Course contents

Your training plan

This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.


Desirable qualifications

GCSE or equivalent in:

  • English (grade 4)
  • Maths (grade 4)

Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.


  • Communication skills
  • Organisation skills
  • Team working
  • Initiative
  • Patience
  • Physical fitness

Other requirements

There is no accommodation available on site. There also may be an opportunity for you to bring your own horse to keep in livery, but this will depend on capacity at the time of employment. Cost depending on what is required and will be discussed with any candidates.

About this company

I’m Carolyn Curcio and here you will be able to find out a little more about me, my goals and motivations and the services that we offer here at Chiron Stables. Our training facilities offer the best there is to offer for students and the production of young horses for competition We regularly source top prospect competition horses for production and sale, largely through an extensive client and partner network, spanning the US, France, Belgium, Holland and the Middle East. The team around me are vital, and I have met them all through various stages of my career. From my farriers, to my grooms, we share the network and history of coming through together, with excellent professionals who we have met along the way. This is the foundation of my current network of friends and colleagues which stands us in good stead when we need help, or are looking for that next horse. I have an extensive history of sourcing suitable horses for people, and I always start with my trusted network for this. (opens in new tab)

After this apprenticeship

  • For the right candidate we are willing to pay for someone to take their HGV training, have veterinary training etc. This increases the future earning capacity of the candidate
  • Growth into a managerial position is highly possible for someone who can see themselves in a leadership position
  • Potential travel to international shows abroad
  • Potential beautiful on-site accommodation available

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The contact for this apprenticeship is:



The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000225410.

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Closes in 14 days (Sunday 4 August at 11:59pm)

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