Equine eventing apprenticeship

  • Fielding Eventing
  • Essex
  • £4.81 per hour

Claire is a Professional 3* Event Rider based in Essex/ Herts . Produces young event horses & ex-racehorses. Looking for a level 2 or 3 apprentice to join Claire’s small, friendly event yard based in Stansted, Essex.

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  • GMFJ Reference
  • Wages
    £4.81 p/h
  • Hours
    40.00 per week
  • Date Posted
  • Start Date

  • Location
  • Status
    Now Taking Applications
  • Sector
    Horse Care
  • Opportunity Type
    Intermediate Level 2
  • Employer
    Fielding Eventing


Claire offers Competition, training and schooling livery including her own string of horses and has over 15 years experience competing and producing from unbroken to 3*, producing and retraining Ex-race horses

It is a small yard, friendly atmosphere, which provides plenty of one to one time for horses

This role includes all usual yard duties such as mucking out, feeding, yard maintenance, poo picking as well as turning horses out to a high standard - Grooming & Show competition preparation including bathing, mane and tail pulling and plaiting, tack cleaning, travel preparation with a fantastic opportunity to be a travelling groom and learn about the competition side of the equine industry.

There may be the opportunity of hacking and schooling (flat work) and jumping lessons for right candidate so ideally someone who is a confident rider.

For more information about this vacancy please contact Haddon Training Ltd on 01672 519977 (Ref ID: 160393)

  • Previous yard experience is not necessary though applicant should be confident at handling fit competition and event horses.
  • Organised tidy with attention to detail
  • Takes initiative to completing tasks without being prompted
  • Reliable with good time management

GCSE Level 4/ Grade C in Maths and English or equivalent.
Contact Haddon Training to discuss if not yet achieved - Must be able to work towards Level 1 or higher in Functional Skills Maths and English

Full training through the Equine Apprenticeship supported by Haddon Training

  • Hard working and dedicated
  • A can-do and flexible attitude
  • Proactive and motivated regardless of the weather!

  • Lots of experience for a candidate who is interested in retraining ex racehorses
  • Progression to a Level 3 advanced apprenticeship and a possibility of a full time position

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Haddon Training, est. in 1997 has a rich and established history primarily working with 16-24-year-olds who are undertaking work-based Apprenticeship and Traineeships in Horse Care, Animal Care and Business Admin.

Haddon Training is the preferred training provider for British Dressage, British Eventing, British Showjumping and The Showing Council. As an award-winning, Ofsted Grade 1 ‘Outstanding’ training provider, they deliver high-quality work-based vocational qualifications.

Haddon Training delivers Traineeships and Apprenticeships across England and Wales.

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