Apprentice – Equestrian School / 4* Event Yard – East Sussex

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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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Vacancy for a Level 2 or Level 3 Apprentice at Mayfield School in East Sussex.  Mayfield is a leading Catholic Boarding and Day School for Girls aged 11-18 years, which offers its pupils the opportunity to ride at the highest level.

The aim of this position is to give an apprentice the opportunity to learn and train in a professional event yard and also gain experience in a mixed competition livery yard. The job will include the glamorous side of eventing at all levels, as well as the everyday care and training of the horses and yard throughout a one-year cycle.

Training provided for exams Level 2 and Level 3. Minimum age of 17 years.

It may be possible for the successful applicant to bring their own horse, at a charge of £40 per week, which will include hay, straw and basic feed.

Hours: 40 hours per week, over five days (including weekends), 52 weeks’ per year

Pay:    Apprentice Level 1 = £140 per week without horse, Apprentice Level 2 = £200 per week without horse

Luxury mobile home accommodation, including utilities, and meals will be provided free of charge - live-out candidate also considered if local to Mayfield, East Sussex.

CLOSING DATE 14/07/17.