Steffi Riley Equestrian

The equestrian facility, run by Steffi Riley is having an exciting new makeover to facilitate the training and producing of quality young horses as well as providing 1st class facilities to clients based on livery. Crossoaks farm has a mission to assist and encourage everyone in achieving their goals.

Steffi Riley is looking to recruit a Horse Care Apprentice who will be carrying out various tasks including yard duties and assistance in producing young horses and competition horses.

Duties will include:

  • Mucking out
  • Turning out, catching in
  • Hay, feeding, watering
  • Cleaning and tidying of yard
  • Riding
  • Grooming
  • Tack cleaning
  • Preparing horses for competition
  • Communicating with clients and liveries
  • Day to day yard duties
  • Riding dependant on ability
  • Assistance in producing young horses and competition horses
  • Assistance and grooming at national shows and some potential for international shows

Desired skills

  • Experience in dealing with a variety of horses and details of this must be shown on your application

Personal qualities

  • Ability to work in a team
  • Keen to learn
  • Enthusiastic about horses and progressing in the industry

Desired qualifications

  • None necessary but ideally BHS Stage 1 
  • GCSE's are desirable but not essential
  • You must not already hold a level 2 or 3 in Horse Care

Future prospects

None specified.

Things to consider

KEITS Training Services Ltd reserves the right to close the vacancy earlier than the listed closing
date should the need arise.





Weekly wage


Working week

7:30am – 5pm, 30 min breakfast break, 1hr lunch break. 5 day working week, weekend work required.

Apprenticeship duration

16 Months

Possible start date

12 October 2020

Date posted

11 August 2020

Apprenticeship level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

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