- GMFJ Reference
£ Competitive p/h
40.00 per week
- Date Posted
- Start Date
Now Taking Applications
- Opportunity Type
Advanced Level 3
Highclere Stud Limited
Description of Opportunity
Apprentice required for busy thoroughbred stud farm in Berkshire/Hampshire.
You will have the fantastic opportunity to deal with mares, foals and yearlings, as well as prepping yearlings for sale. You will learn about covering mares and be involved in the covering shed at their large stud farm.
Dealing with mares, foals and yearlings
daily, including prepping yearlings for the Sales of which they are regularly in
the top 3 consigners.
Duties to include daily mucking out/turn out, holding for
vet, farrier and equine dentist, also the opportunity to be in the covering
shed and learn about covering mares.
Exciting opportunity for an apprentice looking to gain experience and be
part of team a large stud farm.
General duties to include;
horses from the ground (lunging, horse walker, long reining, pessoa
Working Monday to Thursday
7am to 5pm with 1 hour lunch break and 1/2hour breakfast break with every Friday off
Working every weekend with
reduced hours being: 7am to 10.30am and 2pm to 4.30pm
For more information about this vacancy please contact Haddon Training Ltd on 01672 519977 (Ref ID: 126173)
Some equine knowledge and experience would be beneficial
C+ in GCSE maths and English, or Level 1 or higher in Functional Skills
Full Apprenticeship Training through Haddon Training
Hard working, loyal, a willingness to learn new skills
Possibility of a level 3 senior equine groom apprenticeship on completion of level 2
Accommodation available if required
Website - www.highclerestud.co.uk
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