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Pink Whiskers - Apprenticeship in Animal Care (Dog Grooming) Level 2 (Ref: VAC001561510 )

Salary: £3.90 per hourClosing Date: 07 Aug 2019Hours: 30 over 5 days (Monday - Saturday)

Business:   Pink Whiskers - Dunston, Gateshead                             

We offer a range of personalised services for your pet, from cat and dog grooming, to our fantastic pampering pet hotel, we can even call in to visit your cats and small animals when you can't be there; every pet is as special to us as they are to you.

We are looking to take on an Apprentice Pet Groomer for our busy salon in Dunston. We are looking for someone with a genuine interest in Animal Care.

 

Vacancy Short Description: We are looking to take on an Apprentice Pet Groomer for our busy salon in Dunston. We are looking for someone with a genuine interest in Animal Care

 Training to be provided:

  • Animal Care and Welfare Assistant Apprenticeship
  • City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate in Dog Grooming Assistants.
  • Functional skills if required
  • Onsite training by the employer

Vacancy full description:

General duties include:

  • Good customer service
  • Bathing
  • Brushing
  • Detangling
  • Ear cleaning
  • Care and attention to detail are essential
  • This role will include one day a week at Kirkley Hall Campus

 Skills required:

  • Reliable
  • Honest
  • Good with dogs of all sizes
  • Good with customers.

Personal qualities:

  • Good timekeeper
  • Be able to work in a team
  • To be able to listen and follow instructions
  • To be passionate about animals

 

Qualifications required: GCSE Grade A-C in Maths and English (or equivalent). Functional skills will be undertaken at College by applicants without this qualification.

 Future prospects: ­­­­­­­­­

  • To go onto Level 3
  • Possible full time employment


Reality check:
  • Work in the Salon a minimum of 30 hours per week Including Saturdays.
  • You must have an interest and Love of Animals.
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