Animal care and welfare apprenticeship Cherry Tree Kennels
Cherry Tree Kennels is an animal boarding and day care facility for dogs, cats and other small animals. We are looking for an enthusiastic, animal loving apprentice to join the team to help support with the day to day running of the kennels. You will be walking dogs, washing animals, plus much more.
Closing date: 29 Feb 2024
32 hours per week
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 32.0
Possible start date
01 Mar 2024
06 Jun 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
What you will do in your working day
We are an animal boarding and day care facility with spaces for 140 dogs, 25 cats and other small animal boarding and day care facilities.
We are looking for enthusiastic animal loving apprentice who are keen to gain a Level 2 Animal Care apprenticeship. They right candidate needs to love being with animals and work well with within the team.
Jobs will include:
- Cleaning kennels
- Walking dogs
- Washing animals
- Giving medication
- Keeping the facilities and area clean and tidy
Must love animals, be flexible, hardworking, like shift working. Due to shifts and limited public transport at certain times please ensure you can arrive on time. Working well within a team absolutely a must.
If the right apprentice gains good grades and fits in well with the team, there would be the prospect of full-time employment and always opportunities for further their careers.
The training you will be getting
- Animal Care and Welfare Assistant level 2 apprenticeship provided through Haddon Training. Level 1 or 2 Maths and/ or English training for Functional Skills also provided if required.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
If the right apprentice gains good grades and fits in well with the team, there would be the prospect of full-time employment and always opportunities to further their careers.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Other Standard English (Grade n/a) Desired
Things to consider
About the employer
Cherry Tree Kennels
HADDON TRAINING LIMITED
Adjustments for experience
You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:
- qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
- industry or sector experience
Animal care and welfare assistant
Level 2 (GCSE)
If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.
You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications
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