Trainee Animal Care Assistant – Temporary to Permenant

£6301 per annum
Hours 16.5 per week


Holybrooks is a premium dog walking company based in Reading, Berkshire, that is dedicated to providing quality care for all of our clients. We pride ourselves in understanding a dog’s needs as well as providing the mental and physical stimulation they require for a satisfying walk.


We require a trainee animal care assistant who will join our growing family company. The ideal candidate will have an affinity for dogs however formal qualifications are not required as full training will be provided. A good understanding of the Reading area would be beneficial but not essential. This contract is for a temporary 6 month period with the possibility that the role will become permanent at the end of this time.


As part of this role you must:

    • have a full driving licence
    • be willing to provide a basic police disclosure
    • be over 25 years old for insurance purposes

Main duties include walking a number of dogs in all weather conditions, safely transporting them and ensuring their welfare at all times. There will be additional opportunities to develop your knowledge and skills with dogs within this position.


Core hours will be between 8:30am and 5:00pm three days per week. The role will be based in Reading, Berkshire and will include a weekend rota for on call work and optional overtime. We are looking for someone who will be flexible and able to cover additional days for holidays and sickness.


Please email your CV along with a covering letter or forward to Holybrooks Ltd. 59 Hatford Road, Southcote, Reading, RG30 3JB.


Closing date for applications 30th September 2016. No agencies please.

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