Based with an International Event rider this is a busy and successful competition and livery yard. The yard is based in the heart of Suffolk where you will learn excellent stable management skills and horse skills. Tunstall is looking for a new apprentice who is keen and willing to develop their horse skills. You will not only be involved in daily yard management skills but also the training and exercising of competition and elite horses.
The successful candidate will not only be involved in every day stable management skills, but also the producing and exercising of elite competition horses.
Some duties will include but not be limited to:
- Assisting feeding and turning in/out of horses
- Stable management and maintenance
- Grooming and show preparation
- Exercising, including hacking & schooling
Due to the level of horses at this yard, applicants will need to show prior knowledge and experience with horses in their application to be considered.
- Previous experience working with horses is essential to this role and examples will need to be given in your application
- Customer service skills are desired with good communication
- Reliable with good time management skills
- The applicant needs to work well within a team but also use their own initiative
- A keen interest in horses is essential
- Level 2 Horse Care qualification
- Applicants must not already hold a level 3 or higher in a horse care related qualification to be eligible and considered for this apprenticeship
- GCSEs, or equivalent, in maths and English are desirable
Future full time employment at Tunstall will be available for the right candidate.
Things to consider
- KEITS Training Services Ltd reserves the right to close the vacancy earlier than the listed closing date should the need arise
- The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates
Woodbridge IP12 2JY
07:30- 17:00, days to be confirmed. Total hours per week: 40.00
Possible start date
16 October 2020
21 July 2020
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