Equine Groom Level 2 Apprenticeship (New Hatches Livery Fitness and Rehabilitation Centre) at KEITS

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Equine Groom Level 2 Apprenticeship (New Hatches Livery Fitness and Rehabilitation Centre)

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 our horses.

A high standard of care and attention to detail will be expected to maintain the company image we pride ourselves on.

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 reining

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a friendly, hard working team at this livery and rehabilitation yard. You will have opportunities to work along side vets and other professionals with rehabilitation and fitness cases, stud work and training on our Salt Water Treadmill Within the role the successful candidate will be working towards a Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship and may progress to a Level 3 Senior Groom Apprenticeship. 

Training to be provided

Full training will be provided to support the successful applicant through their Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship.

Training will also be provided to support the learner through any Functional Skills required.

Desired skills

  • Horse handling experience (details of which must be shown on your application) 

Personal qualities

  • Team work,  commitment and enthusiasm

Desired qualifications

  • Applicants should not already hold a Level 2 Equine qualification

Future prospects

  • The opportunity to move onto a Level 3 Senior Groom Apprenticeship should the position be available for a suitable candidate

Things to consider

KEITS Training Services Ltd reserves the right to close the vacancy earlier than the listed closing date should the need arise.

About KEITS

We are a well established family run Livery and Rehabilitation Centre offering learners the unique opportunity of a variety of experience from General yard duties, stable management, working along side Vets and other professionals with rehabilitation and fitness cases, Stud work and training on our Salt Water Treadmill

How to apply

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