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Kennel Assistant Apprentice (A1 Kennels and Cattery) A1 BOARDING KENNELS AND CATTERY LTD

We are a small family run business. The facilities include a boarding kennels, cattery and grooming parlour. We are looking for 2 apprentices to join the team!

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 20 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £7,503.60

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    30-40 hours per week. Days and times to be discussed at interview.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    16 Months

  • Possible start date

    27 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000095644

  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

A typical day involves:

  • Cleaning accommodation
  • Exercising animals
  • Proving enrichment
  • Recording and monitoring health of animals
  • Feeding animals
  • Dealing with clients
  • Taking bookings and payments

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Level 2 Animal Care and Welfare Assistant standard alongside any Functional Skills they may need.

Full training is undertaken at the place of employment with KEITS Training Services.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full time role within the business and further training opportunities for the right candidate.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Physical fitness, Confident with animals

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade 4 or above) Desired

Things to consider

This vacancy is a busy role working with animals in all weather conditions.

About the employer

We are a small family run business. The facilities include a boarding kennels, cattery and grooming parlour. We are looking for 2 apprentices to join the team!

Employer

A1 BOARDING KENNELS AND CATTERY LTD

Address

THORPE HOUSE

GATHERLEY ROAD

BROMPTON ON SWALE

DL10 7JH

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Training

Training provider

KEITS TRAINING SERVICES LTD

Apprenticeship standard

Animal care and welfare assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply via the KEITS website.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 20 Dec 2022