Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship (ref: 42586) | Golden Castle Riding Stables, Crickhowell

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Posted 1 month ago

Vacancy:
Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship

Vacancy Description:

Fantastic opportunity for an apprentice groom, to learn and work on a varied yard.
When you join us, you can expect friendly, qualified staff, expertly trained and produced horses and ponies.
We do Hacking, Trail riding, Children’s activity days, lessons, Pony trekking, Cross country, Fast rides and Instruction. We also offer a personal service with the best horse riding in Wales.
We are looking for a Level 2 Equine Groom to join our team to work towards their qualification while leading the ropes of a small and friendly riding school.
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
  • Paddock maintenance
  • 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 supported by Haddon Training

Desirable personal qualities

  • Some experience with horses is essential

Qualification(s) Required

1 Essential Skills Level 1 at Pass or equivalent

Welsh Language Requirements

Welsh Spoken Skills: No
Welsh Written Skills: No

Pay

£4.15 per hour

Hours

30 – 40  hours p/week

Interview Arrangements

TBC with employer

Apply Now:

https://ams.careerswales.com/Public/Vacancies/View.aspx?vid=42586

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