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Equine Groom Apprentice S ROUND EQUESTRIAN LTD

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our team as an Equine Groom. We are a family run business with over 20 years experience in the management of equine establishments, both in the UK and abroad. Qualified to BHS Intermediate Coach specialising in both Dressage and Show Jumping.

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Closing date: 24 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £7,503.60

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday to Saturday (To be confirmed).

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    06 Dec 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000113454

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • This is a full time role covering all yard duties and riding may be available for the right candidate
  • Must have some experience with horses and be physically and mentally fit to cope with training towards your qualifications and the demands of the role
  • Duties include mucking out
  • Grooming
  • Picking feet
  • Feeding
  • Haynets
  • Sweeping

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Full Equine Groom Level 2 Standard
  • All training at employers premises

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • The possibility of full time employment on the successful completion of the apprenticeship
  • Progression to Level 3 Senior Equine Groom Standard

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness, Caring nature, Confidence around horses, Willing to learn

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-2 or A*-E) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-2 or A*-E) Essential

About the employer

We are a family run business with over 20 years experience in the management of equine establishments, both in the UK and abroad. Qualified to BHS Intermediate Coach specialising in both Dressage and Show Jumping.

Employer

S ROUND EQUESTRIAN LTD

Address

MOSS CLOSE FARM

HIGH HOLD

PELTON

DH2 1PG

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Training

Training provider

CITY OF SUNDERLAND COLLEGE

Apprenticeship standard

Equine groom

Level 2 (GCSE)


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