An Equine Apprenticeship is offered for an outstanding Equestrian Centre based in Durham Holmside Hall Equestrian is an established BHS approved family business that aims to provide the highest level of customer service to each individual horse and rider.

Desired skills

- Good time keeper
- Reliable
- Trustworthy
- Be able to work in a team
- Listen and follow instructions

Personal qualities

- Enthusiastic
- Passionate about horses
- Be able to work with horses of all sizes
- To have some experience with horses

Desired qualifications

Grade 3-9 or A-D in English and Maths

Future prospects

Full time employment
Progression to Level 3

Things to consider

You will be working outside in all weather conditions

Important Other Information

This can be a physically demanding role

Best reasons to choose an apprenticeship

Earn while you learn. What's not to like about earning money while learning on-the-job, and getting nationally recognised qualifications all at the same time.

Wide choice of careers. We are one of the biggest apprenticeship providers in the region and offer over 40 apprenticeship programmes in lots of career sectors.

Get paid. You will earn at least the minimum apprentice wage of £4.15 an hour (from April 2020 – aged 16-18).

Great support. You will get the best of both worlds with support from your employer and college to make sure you achieve and get the best out of your apprenticeship.

Excellent prospects. Starting in the workplace means there is lots of potential for you to progress quickly, giving you a fast track route to career success.

A competitive edge. An apprenticeship will give you the edge when competing for jobs against other well-qualified candidates.

Get hired. The qualifications, skills and experience you gain will look super impressive on your CV and your apprenticeship could even turn into a full time job.

An alternative to university. Higher apprenticeships mean that you can become qualified to degree level and beyond.

Gain skills. Not only will you develop job specific skills, you will gain transferable skills, such as time management, that you can use in other industries and careers.

Real job. You will be doing a real job for a real employer and putting your skills and knowledge into practice will show employers what you are capable of.

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