We currently have the following Apprenticeship opportunities available;
Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship Level 3 Equine Groom/Instructor Apprenticeship
We are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic and dedicated Apprentice who is looking to further their knowledge and skills. The successful candidate will work alongside our current team handling and caring for ponies and horses.
Working with professional people, the training will give a good foundation to go on and work in any sphere of the equestrian industry.
Yard Duties will include:
• Turning out and bringing in. • Mucking out. • Feeding, watering and haying. • Grooming. • Clipping and trimming. • Maintaining the cleanliness of the yard at all times. • Bandaging. • Tacking up. • Lunging/long rein. • Riding • Teaching
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a friendly, hard-working team. Within the role, the successful Level 2 candidate will be working toward a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Horse Care. A Level 3 candidate will be working towards ultimately gaining their Instructor Qualification. Further training and employment will be available for the right candidates.
Please send applications in the format of a CV and a covering letter outlining your interest and why you should be considered for this position to;
Based in St Albans.
Please note - no accommodation is available.
We are a busy Riding School located on the edge of Heartwood Forest, catering for clients from 5 years old and upwards. We teach the basics up to more advanced level, to include lateral work, hacking and jumping.
Our facilities consist of three outdoor arenas, two standard size and a larger jumping arena with a full set of showjumps. We offer off-road hacking straight out onto Heartwood forest. Our clients also enjoy longer pub rides.
We have a large selection of horses and ponies ranging in size from 11hh to 16.2hh. They are safe, reliable and are very good at their job. They work hard to keep our clients safe and happy and are a pleasure to work with.
Our Accredited Professional Coaches make our lessons fun and informative, whilst pushing our clients to progress and keep them motivated.