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Working with us at ScenterBarks dog daycare centre

Current Vacancies

ScenterBarks are always interested in hearing from people who have a clear interest in working with dogs. To apply for any role please send your CV and cover letter detailing why you would be a good fit to scenterbarks@outlook.com.

Dog Walker

We are currently looking for an experienced self employed dog walker (approx. 30 hours a week or more) to join our highly renowned team. This person will be joining a young, dynamic and innovative crew who are all as dog mad as each other! Must have a good sense of humour and be able to handle a variety of situations.

The Job:

  • Monday to Friday (occasional weekends)
  • Roughly between 9am to 3pm daily
  • Up to 30 hours a week, with regular overtime.
  • Paid per dog walked

The responsibilities will include:

  • Walking a group of up to 6 dogs at a time, of all different sizes, on and off lead, for an hour. 2/3 walks a day.
  • Keeping the dogs under control and watching their play and interactions constantly. Ability to mix the dog groups effectively and safely.
  • Being responsible for Clients property.
  • Meeting with prospective Clients to discuss their requirements.
  • You will have a designated area but you may be asked to do a variety of locations.
  • Covering holidays and sickness of the other walkers.
  • Occasional work in the dog daycare centre where required.
  • Keeping the vans well maintained and clean.

The person must:

  • Have held a clean drivers licence and have 7 years held the licence for a minimum of 7 years.
  • Have experience with walking multiple dogs from different households.
  • Have studied dog behaviour/training and use have an understanding of using positive reinforcement.
  • Have great customer service skills.
  • Be physically fit, this can be a demanding job which includes a lot of walking.
  • Be DBS checked.
  • Have great timekeeping, logistical and organisation skills.
  • Be computer literate.
  • Most importantly – have a love of dogs and can provide a high level of care.

We will provide:

  • Fitted company van
  • Dog walking equipment
  • Uniform
  • Full training
  • Paid overtime
  • Support from management and our dog walker team

 

Casual Dog Daycare Assistant

Job Description

We are currently looking for casual dog daycare assistants to join our highly renowned team. This person will be joining a young, dynamic and innovative crew who are all as dog mad as each other! Must have a good sense of humour and be able to handle a variety of situations.

The Job:

  • Varied days and hours
  • Flexible
  • Remuneration: Dependent on experience and hours available

The responsibilities will include:

  • Supervision of the dogs in daycare, mixing the dogs into appropriate groups and constantly observing their behaviour.
  • Speaking with and assisting Clients and potential new clients.
  • Maintaining a clean and safe centre.
  • Daycare administration
  • Handling money and shop sales

The person must:

  • Be a dog enthusiast. Preferable previous experience.
  • Preferably have studied dog behaviour/training and use have an understanding of using positive reinforcement.
  • Have great customer service skills.
  • Be physically fit, this can be a demanding job.
  • Have great organisation skills.
  • Be computer literate.
  • Most importantly – have a love of dogs and can provide a high level of care.

We will provide:

  • Uniform
  • Full training
  • Support from management and our dog daycare team

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: £7.83 to £8.50 /hour