Equine Groom Apprentice (ref: 44827) | Merllyn Sport Horses & Ponies, Holywell

Equine Groom Merllyn Sport Horses & Ponies, Holywell

Flintshire
Posted 1 month ago

Vacancy:
Equine Groom Apprentice

Vacancy Description:

Competition show jumping yard, within the lovely Holywell area, is looking for an apprentice groom used to working with competition horses and ponies, looking to progress in the competitive arena. The yard requires high working standards and attention to detail. Due to the nature of the position, horse care experience is a requirement.
General duties to include;

  • Mucking out
  • Turning out/bringing in
  • Tack cleaning
  • Tacking up
  • Feeding
  • Filling hay nets
  • Clipping/pulling/plaiting/trimming
  • Bathing
  • Rug changing
  • Schooling
  • Riding
  • First aid
  • Exercising horses from the ground (lunging, horse walker, long reining, pessoa training etc.)
  • Holding for vet/farrier/dentist

Training provided

Full training to be provided through Haddon Training Apprenticeships

Desirable personal qualities

  • The yard demands high working standards and attention to detail.
  • Due to the nature of the position, horse care experience is a must.
  • You must love horses, be keen to learn, friendly and outgoing.
  • You should be able to work on your own and be able to use your own initiative when required.
  • Honesty, reliability and trustworthiness are a must.

Qualification(s) Required

No minimum requirements.

Welsh Language Requirements

Welsh Spoken Skills: No
Welsh Written Skills: No

Pay

£4.15 per hour

Hours

Minimum 30 hours p/week

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https://ams.careerswales.com/Public/Vacancies/View.aspx?vid=44827

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