Traineeship in Animal Care Lancashire Dog Training & Behaviour Centre

An opportunity to work as a Trainee at a small friendly business which specialises in dog training and behaviour. We also offer dog grooming for all breeds of dogs.

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

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Closing date: 27 Oct 2017

Traineeship details

A Traineeship is an education and training programme with work experience that is focused on giving young people the skills and experience that employers are looking for. At its core are work preparation training, English and Maths for those who need it, and a high quality work experience placement.
Traineeships help unlock your great potential and give you the work preparation training, Maths and English and work experience needed to get an Apprenticeship or other job.
This Traineeship Opportunity is unwaged.
As a Trainee your role will be to assist the experienced permanent staff in all duties associated with this business. This will include:

  • Assisting with dog training sessions
  • Learning about dog behaviour
  • Assisting with dog grooming

You will report direct to the Manager

Training to be provided

Preparation for work training and appropriate Maths and English skills development
  • Training provider

    Bury College

  • Contact

    Janet Roberts

  • Traineeship duration

    Minimum 6 weeks

  • Possible start date

    06 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    08 Jul 2016

  • Reference number

    VAC000872396

  • Positions

    1 available


Employer

Lancashire Dog Training & Behaviour Centre

Address

Bamford Road

Heywood

Heywood

OL10 4TF

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Desired skills and what this will lead to

Desired skills and qualities

The ideal candidate will be empathetic to the needs of the dogs and their owners. They will be conscientious and have good time management skills.
Your personal qualities are the most important attribute. You will need to be reliable and dedicated. A passion for the training and well-being of dogs is essential. You will need to be able to use your initiative and have a flexible approach to work.

What this will lead to

You will receive a certificate of completion and a letter of reference as a minimum to support future job applications.
You will be given an exit interview/written feedback and (where available) a formal interview for employment and/or an apprenticeship with the employer.
There is an opportunity for the right candidate to be offered paid employment with training at the end of the Traineeship.

Other information

A Traineeship is an education and training programme with work experience that is focused on giving young people the skills and experience that employers are looking for. At its core are work preparation training, English and Maths for those who need it, and a high quality work experience placement.