Apprentice / Working Pupil

Location: Chilworth, Hampshire

Duration: Permanent
Hours: Full Time - 5 days per week; 8am – 5pm; 1hr lunch break
Salary: National Minimum Wage


An opportunity to join KW Equestrian as a full-time Apprentice Level 2 /3  with an immediate start date.


The responsibilities include:

  • General Mucking out and Yard Duties

  • Exercising of Horses, lunging, flatwork,hacking, jumping and pole work for the right person.(Ability to ride, lunge, hack is not a prerequisite, potential opportunity to learn.)

  • General care of competition horses.

A successful applicant will be offered:

  • Flexible working

  • A weekend day off

  • Holiday Pay

  • Regular Staff Meetings / meals / nights out / trips

  • Freedom to live onsite / offsite

  • Livery for own horse

  • On the job training

  • Variety of Horses from Grand Prix to Foals to work with

  • Discounted Lessons with UKCC Accredited Coach

  • Places in Tuition Clinics

  • Opportunity to come to shows with own horse


Our ideal applicant would be self-motivated, have a positive outlook, a calm approach and be a kind hardworking individual with a passion for working with Horses. The ability to build long lasting relationships and show initiative when lone working is a big part of the varied and dynamic nature of the job. At KW equestrian we are a family run business with some lovely Clients and some beautiful Horses, we love what we do and want somebody who equally loves the job as much as we do. We thrive on having a lovely working environment for our staff and horses, in order for all of us to perform to the best of our abilities.


If interested, please email your CV to, we are actively interviewing.


KW Equestrian, Chilworth Tower Farm, Chilworth Drove, Southampton SO16 7JH, UK


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