|Employer Description||We offer a friendly and professional service designed to meet the needs of both the owner and your pet. We appreciate all animals are individuals and provide a bespoke service tailored to your needs. Through an initial home visit we ensure we understand your pet's likes and dislikes so as to provide them with the most enjoyable and beneficial experience. We understand how busy life can be and difficult it can be to meet the needs of our four legged friends. We provide regular or one off pet care services just when you need it, taking the stress out of being a caring pet owner.|
|Salary||£3.50 per hour, £105 per week||Hours Of Work||Monday – Friday, Shifts between 7am – 8pm. 30 hours per week|
|Position Type||Apprenticeship||Age Range||16+|
|Qualification||Animal Care Level 2. Plus Functional Skills if required. This is a work based qualification although some college attendance may be required for Functional Skills.|
An exciting opportunity to work as an Apprentice at a small friendly business which offers dog walking and bespoke pet care services for various breeds of Dogs and other pets.
Role and Responsibilities
As an Apprentice your role will be to assist the experienced permanent staff in all duties associated with this business.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
Previous qualifications in this area are not a requirement for this post. However, a keen interest in working with dogs/pets is essential. In house training will also be provided.
The ideal candidate will be empathetic to the needs of the dogs/pets and their owners. They will be conscientious and have good time management skills. You will also be expected to supervise the dogs in all weathers.
Your personal abilities are the most important attribute. You will need to be reliable and dedicated. A passion for the training and well-being of dogs/pets is essential. You will need to be able to use your initiative and have a flexible approach to work.
As long as you complete your apprenticeship to a high standard and you are reliable and hardworking you may be offered progression onto a level 3 qualification.
Alternatively please click here to go to our enquiry page.