Private Dressage Yard Looking For Senior GroomThe Equestrian Learning AcademyGuest Member, Felsted, Essex, CM6, United Kingdom
- Job No
- Not Looking
- 5 months ago
We have a small, private dressage yard in Essex that is looking for an Advanced Apprentice to take up a senior groom position.
The successful candidate will work with the yard owner / rider on the yard and will help out with the daily care of the horses that are currently in their care. There may be an opportunity to ride for the right candidate who is capable of riding at the required level in order to maintain the horses training.
This vacancy is for an Advanced (level 3) Apprentice and requires applicants to have previous experience of working with or owning horses, and already have a prior work-based level 2 Equine qualification such as BHS Stage 2, work-based Diploma or NVQ 2.
As this is a training position, the successful candidate will work towards their Advanced (Level 3) Apprenticeship in Horse Care. On completion you will have gained a nationally recognised qualification and valuable hands on experience working in the industry, also the potential for a career as a competition groom.
Prior work-based Level 2 Equine qualification required, and candidate must have prior experience of at least 1 year of working on a competition yard. Own transport desirable.
Required Key Skills
- Driving license
- Sole Charge
- People Skills
Training with nationally recognised qualifications. The opportunity to further develop your practical skills and knowledge and understanding, plus the potential for a full time permanent head groom position.
- Employer No
- The Equestrian Learning Academy
- Guest Member
- Felsted, Essex, United Kingdom distance
- Essex, United Kingdom distance
- Facility type
We are a specialist training provider looking for Apprentices for a range of different equestrian yards across Essex, Suffolk and Herts, including riding schools, studs, competition yards and veterinary practices. We deliver work-based Equine qualifications from levels 1-3 so can cater for a range of abilities and experience.