Apprenticeship in Dog Grooming SPOILT ROTTEN LTD

You will be learning from Natasha, an internationally certified Master Groomer, at her salon in Chalfont St Peter. Learning all aspects of dog grooming such as nail clipping, grooming and health checks to become fully qualified.

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Closing date: 30 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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

    35 hours per week. Working days and hours will be decided at interview.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2023

  • Date posted

    11 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties include:

Spoilt Rotten strive to ensure every dog who visits their boutique and salon feels (and looks) like a real VIP, the most important companion in the building (because they are!), it is all about them and their experience. They do not comprise on anything including: the quality of products & equipment used, attention given to each dog one-to-one care, time allowed for each groom, just to name a few.

As an apprentice, your main duties will be:

  • Bathing
  • Nail Clipping
  • Grooming
  • Health Checks

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

  • A level 2 certificate will be awarded on successful completion of the apprenticeship
  • All training will take place within the workplace
  • Your dedicated trainer coach will visit you at work every 4 weeks
  • Functional Skills in English and maths if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The successful candidate will be considered for a role within the company.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience


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

About the employer

Owned and run by Natasha, dog expert and the only Internationally Certified Master Groomer in BUCKS and one of 4 in Middlesex! With over 16 years professional dog grooming experience, 10 years Veterinary Practice Management experience and a life time of dog and animal wellbeing experience you can choose Spoilt Rotten with peace of mind that your special doggy is in the very best of hands with Natasha and her team.




17 Market Place

Chalfont St. Peter

Gerrards Cross


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Training provider



Haddon Training


Apprenticeship standard

Dog groomer

Level 2 (GCSE)

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