Are you animal lover who is enthusiastic enough to join my growing business??
I am searching for the right person who is passionate about the welfare and care of animals and would love to work in an animal environment.
The job on offer is for predominately a dog walker who enjoys working outdoors and in the elements good and bad! Getting wet and muddy in the winter/autumn months and hot and tanned in the summer/spring!
Another part of the job if interested would be looking after other animals such as cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, reptiles and even for the not so faint hearted a spider or two (tarantulas mainly), although this is not an essential part of the job and is negotiable.
To be considered for this role I am looking not just for someone who has a love and passion for animals you must be reliable, have flexibility because in this environment each day can change at short notice and be able to deal fast and efficiently with any situation that may occur, which could be a dog running off to dealing with medical situations for which training will be supplied. You will be need to be comfortable in dealing with up to 4 dogs at a time and with many different breeds from a Chihuahua to a Newfoundland, giving the dogs stimulating walks such as playing ball and Frisbee.
Transporting animals in your own vehicle is part of the role, and ensuring all the dogs are safe and secure at all times whilst in your care.
You will need:
” To hold a full driving licence.
” Provide proof of ID and work permit if applicable (for people outside the EU).
” Have a reliable vehicle which you are happy to transport up to 6 dogs.
” Agree to a CRB check.
” Work as self-employed (if you are not already registered help can be given)
” Supply 2 references one of which must be from an animal background.
” To be able to commit to the role on a long term basis.
Working hours and days are negotiable.
To apply for this position please email your C.V. with a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact me on 07443 942491 (please note applications will not be taken over the phone)