Equine Groom Level 2 Apprenticeship - Newark Equestrian Centre at Stubbing Court Training Limited

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Equine Groom Level 2 Apprenticeship - Newark Equestrian Centre

Duties will include all aspects of horse care e.g.

  • Grooming
  • Mucking out
  • Trimming
  • Plaiting
  • Lunging
  • Health care
  • Travelling
  • Feeding
  • Grooming at competitions / riding

Joining an SCT Apprenticeship programme is a serious commitment. To achieve the qualification and be successful in your job you will need to be hard working, prepared to work outdoors in all weather and often at weekends, We do everything we can to help you achieve, but we also expect some things from you too:

  • Always try your best
  • Be reliable at all times
  • Attend work and off-the-job training punctually and reliably
  • Be polite, tidy and cheerful
  • Complete the work set out in your Action Plans by the target date
  • Follow instructions
  • Work safely
  • Always ask if you are not sure about anything

Training to be provided

  • Level 2 Equine Groom
  • Functional Skills in English and maths if required

Desired skills

  • It would be advantageous to have some experience with horses

Personal qualities

To achieve the qualification and be successful in your job you need to be:

  • Hard working
  • ReliablePpunctual
  • Able to work outdoors in all weathers
  • Able to work at weekends

Desired qualifications

No formal qualifications required.

Future prospects

Progression to Advanced Apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Working with horses can be physically demanding so a level of fitness is required.

The hours of work will be agreed with the employer and the weekly pay will be in accordance with the hours worked.

You may be asked to start early e.g. 7.00am or finish late e.g. 7.00pm and some weekend work being involved, but this will be agreed with the employer

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent in training.

World class training and on-line learning available for all apprentices.

International level yards in show jumping, eventing and dressage.

SCT works throughout the East Midlands and Yorkshire, with employers in riding schools, livery yards, competition yards up to international level.


Riding school/livery yard.

How to apply

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