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Are you a dog lover? Do you love spending time outdoors? If you dream of spending your days outdoors with some of the city’s best dogs, get in touch and we’ll find a way to help you get involved.

 

City Paws Club is currently looking for an experienced Groomer to join the City Paws Club Team, to deliver quality grooming and outstanding customer service! Your friendly, kind personality and passion for dogs will help you become an important member of the team.

You will be responsible for grooming a wide variety of dogs to an extremely high standard within a designated time frame. Through your professional outlook and sharing of your knowledge and skills, you will inspire all of our team to reach for the same standards as you set yourself.

You will be in contact with our loyal and regular, new & existing customers daily and will build a portfolio and friendship with regular clients who will rely on you to offer advice on the style and the health of their dog’s coat.

The whole team is expected to keep the shop presentable. Always maintaining a tidy work station is essential to completing a professional groom and ensures the safety of your client, yourself and the team.

This role is employed and has a generous pay structure.

Full time
Barnes/Putney
Permanent
Immediate start

What we need from you:

Minimum of 1-2 years grooming experience in a fast-paced, professional environment

Level 2 qualified
You will be able to complete a groom from start to finish across a wide variety of dog breeds
You will be a team player and will have the drive and commitment to help your team reach monthly grooming revenue targets, while helping to maintain a fun and professional working environment.
Hours & Salary:
 
40 hours per week
5 days per week (overtime available)
£25,000 per annum
Benefits:

Excellent rate of pay
Staff Discount
Tastecard+ & Coffee Club Membership
Employee Assistance Program
Employee Pension

If you have excellent customer service skills combined with passion, a positive attitude, desire to learn, and a love of all things dogs, then City Paws Club wants to hear from you.

In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act of 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

City Paws Club is a leading doggy day care centre based in Chessington (KT9). We are a small business with around 25 employees. Most importantly, our dogs, clients and staff are at the heart of what we do! We are currently recruiting for a Dog Day Care Assistant & Cover Driver to join our friendly team in Chessington (KT9)

Are you passionate about dogs and enjoy providing the highest level of care? If that sounds like you, then City Paws Club wants to hear from you! We offer a fun working environment, and full training provided!

What does a typical day look like?

You will start the day setting up our daycare site, ensuring all fields have all the essential equipment for the day ahead.
You are responsible for supervising the dogs throughout the day, keeping them safe, happy, stimulated, fed, watered and cool etc.
You will be responsible for taking photos of all dogs each day and posting on our customer google drive
Following our daily enrichment programme with the dogs, including treat work, basic cues and obedience training, redirection and scent games.
Pitch in with the day-to-day tasks that come with working at a day care centre that will involve cleaning (very important in a daycare environment) and also scoopin’ up the poop regularly!
Washing and drying dogs ready for their return home
Cleaning all daycare areas to ensure the safety of the dogs and staff
Driving our dogs to our partner boarding facility
Uploading daily pictures to our company Instagram story/feed

Helping out with general site maintenance
Set down the daycare site, washing bowls etc.
Cover driver duties for dog collection and drop offs if necessary
Then it is home time!

Who are we looking for?

You are passionate about animal care. You do not necessarily need to have had prior professional experience though, as we will provide training for the right candidate. However, animal-related experience and/or qualifications would be an advantage.

You will be part of a close-knit group of dog lovers, so being a good team player is essential.

You will not be afraid of the great outdoors, regardless of the weather – come rain or shine, hailstones or snow! And you are physically capable.

You will need to have common sense, be extremely reliable and an excellent time keeper, as a must!

A full clean driving licence is also required

In return, we can offer you:

Take full advantage of our 3 Tier in-house training programme
Level 2 City & Guilds recognised qualification
20 days paid leave. Plus, no work on the weekends!
The opportunity to work with lovely dogs in a happy environment.

If this sounds like the job for you, please send us your CV and – just as importantly – a covering note explaining why dog care is the right industry for you. If you sound like our kind of person, we will be in touch asap. The next step would be a telephone conversation, followed by a face-to-face interview and driving assessment. Please send your application to Kaii McKenzie – kaii@citypawsclub.co.uk

Hours & Salary:

30 hours per week
Monday – Friday 10:00-16:00
£9.50 per hour

Staff Benefits:

No weekends
A fun, supportive and inclusive work environment
Staff outings
Discounted dog grooming & dog products
Employee Assistance Program
Tastecard+ & Coffee Club Membership
Employee Pension Scheme

In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act of 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

Candidates must be over 21 and have a full clean driving license.

City Paws Club is a leading doggy day care centre based in Chessington (KT9). We are a small business with around 25 employees. Most importantly, our dogs, clients and staff are at the heart of what we do! We are currently recruiting for a Dog Day Care Driver & Carer based in SW or W London to join our friendly team.

Are you passionate about dogs? Do you enjoy providing the highest level of customer care? If that sounds like you, then City Paws Club wants to hear from you…

Excellent rate of pay, fun working environment, and full training provided!

What does a typical day look like?

You will start the day by driving your van, fitted with secure dog crates to collect our clients’ dogs from their homes.

You will carefully drive them to our daycare centre in Chessington (KT9). You will collect from postcodes within South West/West London, you would be allocated to a specific collection area.
You are responsible for supervising the dogs throughout the day, keeping them safe, happy, stimulated, fed, watered and cool etc.
Following our daily enrichment programme with the dogs, including treat work, basic cues and obedience training, redirection and scent games.
Pitch in with the day-to-day tasks that come with working at a day care centre that will involve cleaning (very important in a daycare environment) and also scoopin’ up the poop regularly!
Washing and drying dogs ready for their return home.
Set down the daycare site, washing bowls etc.
Then it is home time! You will drive the dogs home, back to their owners and finally clean your van at the end of your shift.

Who are we looking for?

You are passionate about animal care. You do not necessarily need to have had prior professional experience though, as we will provide training for the right candidate. However, animal-related experience and/or qualifications would be an advantage.

You will be part of a close-knit group of dog lovers, so being a good team player is essential.

You are an exceptional driver. Previous van driving experience is not essential but you should certainly be a confident and capable driver. You must have held a full driving licence for a minimum of 2 years and have a full clean UK licence.

You will not be afraid of the great outdoors, regardless of the weather – come rain or shine, hailstones or snow. You are physically capable of handling dogs of all sizes. This is a role predominantly outdoors throughout the day.

You should be great with customers. You will be face-to-face with many of our lovely clients when you pick up and drop off the dogs, so a charming disposition and being able to speak good English are essential qualities.

You will need to have common sense, be extremely reliable and an excellent time keeper, as a must!

In return, we can offer you:

Take full advantage of our three tier in-house training programme
Level 2 recognised qualification in Canine Husbandry
20 days paid leave. Plus, no work on the weekends!
The opportunity to work with lovely dogs in a happy environment.

If this sounds like the job for you, please send us your CV and – just as importantly – a covering note explaining why dog care is the right industry for you. If you sound like our kind of person, we will be in touch asap. The next step would be a telephone conversation, followed by a face-to-face interview and driving assessment. Please send your application to Kaii McKenzie – kaii@citypawsclub.co.uk

Hours & Salary:

45 hours per week
Monday – Friday 06:30-16.30 (1 hour unpaid lunch break)
£23,000 per annum

Staff Benefits:

No weekends
A fun, supportive and inclusive work environment
Staff outings
Discounted dog grooming & dog products
Employee Assistance Program
Tastecard+ & Coffee Club Membership
Employee Pension Scheme

In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act of 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

Candidates must be over 21 and have a full clean driving license.