L2/L3 Equine Groom 5* Event Yard

  • Gubby Eventing
  • Farley, Wiltshire
  • £Competitive

Gubby is a international Event rider and competes a wide spectrum of horses from the grass routes of the sport right the way up to the highest level competing at top 5*events including Badminton. He is based in Wiltshire SP5. You will have the opportunity in this apprenticeship to join this fantastic team and groom at all the top events around the country. There is accommodation on site and you can bring your own horse If you have a passion for top level eventing this is the location for you

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  • GMFJ Reference
    245998
  • Wages
    Competitive
  • Hours
    40.00 per week
  • Date Posted
    02/02/2024
  • Start Date
    06/03/2024
  • Approx. Duration
    15 Months

  • Location
    Farley
  • Status
    Now Taking Applications
  • Sector
    Horse Care
  • Opportunity Type
    Intermediate Level 2
  • Apprenticeship Standard
    Equine groom (ST0166)
  • Employer
    Gubby Eventing

Description

Gubby, grew up on his parent’s farm and has been ‘riding since he could walk’. He was a member of the Wilton Pony Club participating in tetrathlon, eventing and showjumping. On his 10th birthday he received the surprise present of a foal ‘Surprise Opposition’ from his Godfather John Johnstone (owner of Landford Common Stud). Gubby produced Surprise Opposition, from foal to three-star and the pair was 19th at Blenheim.

Gubby attends regular British Eventing competitions all around the country.

They are looking for a competent individual that has a passion for eventing and all it entails. You will have the opportunity to groom at shows and travel to various events.

This apprenticeship is based on site so lots of practical learning and skills will be developed. If you did not gain your GCSE's in Maths & English at school we are able to support you to do this whilst on programme.

There is accommodation on site and you can bring your own horse. There will be preference given to the candidate that wants to live in as the hours will vary especially in Eventing season including weekend work.

The interview will consists of a trial day working at the yard.

All general yard duties will be completed with the team including:-

  • Lunging
  • Show Preparation
  • Grooming at events
  • Tacking up
  • Mucking out
  • Turning out


You must be a UK resident or have lived in the EU for 3 years in order to apply for this role. If you hold a L3 Equine qualification you are unable to apply for this role.

For more information about this vacancy please contact Haddon Training Ltd on 01672 519977 (Ref ID: 245998)

Company website : https://www.gubby-eventing.co.uk/

Must have a passion to learn about eventing

Competant in horse handling

A GCSE or equivalent pass in English and maths is beneficial but not essential. If you do not have passes, we will support you in achieving your Functional Skills English and maths qualifications alongside your apprenticeship.

All training will be provided on site during your paid working hours. Your day to day mentoring will be with your employer, and a combination of online and in person monthly sessions will be held with your Haddon Training Trainer Coach.

Committed

Hard working

Willing to work as part of a team

Grooming at top events

Progression onto the L3 Senior Groom

Employment after the apprenticeship has been completed

Accommodation

Own Horse

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Opportunities with Haddon Training Ltd

Haddon Training, est. in 1997 has a rich and established history primarily working with people of all ages who are undertaking work-based traineeships and apprenticeships in Horse Care, Animal Care and Business. In 2021 Haddon Training became part of the Educ8 Group, enabling it to expand and grow further than ever before.

Haddon Training is the preferred training provider for  British Eventing and British Showjumping. As an award-winning, Ofsted Grade 2 'Good' training provider, they deliver high-quality work-based vocational qualifications.

Haddon Training delivers traineeships and apprenticeships across England as well as apprenticeships throughout Wales.

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