Equestrian

Equine Groom Apprentice

Company
With Freshfields
Location
Working in Market Drayton (view map)
Level
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Salary
Paying £132.60 per week
Duration
12 months duration

About the apprenticeship

Freshfields Equestrian Centre  - Market Drayton,  are searching for an enthusiastic, keen and reliable Stable Hand to care and look after stable livery horses. The role will involve looking after privately owned horses at their friendly livery stables and supporting visitors to the centre for lessons.

The job includes mucking out, grooming, taking horses to the field and bringing them in from the field than general yard duties.  

You would need to be pleasant towards other staff members and horse owners with a good attitude towards the job which can be very hard at times, someone who is dedicated to their job and the animals, have a good attendance and punctuality record who would like to further their knowledge. 

Core duties can be summarised as:

  • Mucking out 
  • Feeding 
  • General care 
  • Maintaining a tidy environment 
  • Dealing with visitors such as farrier, vet and clients in a polite and professional manner  
Future Prospects

  • Salary will be reviewed with the progress of the individual throughout the apprenticeship