Level 2 Equine Groom Apprentice for Busy Riding School Brampton Stables

Brampton Stables are offering an apprenticeship position for someone to join their skilled team. Previous experience is not essential, as they will mentor and guide you, as well as offering BHS stages and additional training, such as safeguarding and first aid, if desired.

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,982.40

    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

    Tuesday to Saturday, Shifts to be announced.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 May 2024

  • Date posted

    28 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000227709

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Brampton Stables are a busy riding school and are looking for an apprentice to come and work alongside the existing team, carrying out general yard duties, which include:

  • Mucking out
  • Tacking up
  • Feeding

The training you will be getting

Equine Groom Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • All training will be provided on site during your paid working hours
  • Your day to day mentoring will be with your employer, and a combination of online and in person monthly sessions will be held with your Haddon Training Trainer Coach

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Opportunity to progress onto the level 3 apprenticeship and work through BHS stages, including teaching

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Team working, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

There is the offer of accommodation, priced at £56 per week. Livery for your own horse may be possible.

About the employer

We have been teaching people to ride for over 40 years. We're good at our job! We are a family owned business and have a supportive team , being approved by the British Horse Society as a Riding School, . Our horses and ponies have the best of care and we strive to provide the ideal environment for you to learn and develop your riding skills. Qualified riding lessons for children, beginners and the more advanced riders are offered here. Coaching students for BHS exams are a specialty and a small team of full time students are learning the 'ropes'!

Employer

Brampton Stables

Address

BRAMPTON STABLES

STABLE LANE

CHURCH BRAMPTON

NN6 8BH

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Training

Training provider

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:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Contact

Haddon Training

enquiries@haddontraining.co.uk

01672519977

Apprenticeship standard

Equine groom

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

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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