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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. Please get in touch to discuss. To apply for any role please send your CV 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:

  • Be 25 years old or over in able to be insured on our vans and hold a clean drivers licence.
  • 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