Heavy Horse Apprenticeship

We have a very exciting opportunity for an Apprentice to join our Heavy Horse Department at entry level and acquire specialist on the job training.

Working to a high standard under the direction of the Head Horseman, we are looking for an enthusiastic apprentice to assist with the day to day care of our Heavy Horse collection. This is a physically demanding but very rewarding role and would require a positive approach. Experience in equine care would be an advantage, but full training will of course be provided. Due to the nature of our business some weekend and Bank Holiday working will be necessary. This position is based at Banham Zoo.

The successful candidate will also be expected to achieve an NVQ Level 2 in Equine Care during the course of their apprenticeship.

Hours: 40 hours a week, Salary £2.68 per hour – dependant upon age

This role is based at Banham Zoo.

If you would like an opportunity to join our team please download and complete an application form (WORD or PDF) and send it, with a covering letter and cv, explaining why you would be a suitable candidate for this apprenticeship to:-Matt Bundock, Head Horseman,Banham Zoo, Kenninghall Road, Banham, Norfolk NR16 2HE or email

Closing date is the 31st March 2014.