JOB VACANCY - LEVEL 2 APPRENTICE IN HORSE CARE

Job Title:   Apprentice

Hours:   40 hours per week including weekends

Qualifications:   No minimum qualifications required, but apprentices with GCSE grade 3 (D) or below in English and Maths will need to complete the Stubbing Court Training Functional Skills in English and Maths.

Pay:   National Apprentice Wage

Newark Equestrian is a busy riding school/Pony Club Centre/livery yard based near Newark. Situated in picturesque countryside with an outdoor school and off-road hacking. We have approximately 35 horses and ponies on site consisting of riding school, competition and liveries. We are a lovely friendly yard with staff that enjoy working together.

We are looking for a hardworking and reliable person to join our team as an Apprentice. You must be reliable and self-motivated and have good communication skills. You should also have the ability to work independently and as part of a team.  Would suit a school leaver 16 years or above.

You will be required to work a maximum of 40 hours per week including weekends. Early mornings and late finishes are to be expected therefore a flexible approach to working is required.

Your apprenticeship will be carried out by Stubbing Court Training Ltd. The Level 2 Diploma in Horse Care is a 12 month programme of workplace training and assessment leading to a nationally recognised qualification. The work is mainly practical, and you will gain technical skills as well as valuable work experience. There is also the opportunity to progress onto an Advanced Apprenticeship. As part of your training you will have the opportunity to participate in the SCT Masterclass Series with world-class trainers, including Matthew Sampson, Christopher Bartle, Yogi Breisner and Joe Whitaker. For full details of the apprenticeship course  please click on lick below to Stubbing Court's website.

Stubbing Court Training Website

Please apply for the apprenticeship in writing, with a copy of your CV, to Christine Carlile at christine@newark-equestrian.co.uk