While we may not always have a paid vacancy available there may be opportunities for volunteering and work experience placements.

Please note, we only offer work experience to volunteers under 16 years through a sponsoring school or college or a candidates working towards a Duke of Edinburgh Award.

Applicants over 16 years should send a CV by e mail to

Current Roles Available – See below

Animal Care Assistant

Come and join our established team at our animal care centre which is much more than a traditional kennel and cattery. We were awarded the PIF UK Kennel of the Year 2020 and finalist in 2021. On site, we also operate a canine hydrotherapy centre, successful grooming parlour, dog walking service, behaviour training, puppy training and we own a 15 acre secure dog park.

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Rate of Pay – £7.50 – £11.00 per hour

Hours per week – as required but generally 36 hours per week during busy periods.

Attributes required:-

Genuine interest in dogs and cats and their welfare

Confidence in handling dogs and cats


Common sense

Ability to work on your own

Ability to follow written and verbal instructions

Good customer service skills

Ability to use a computer

Responsible attitude towards hygiene

Ability to work as a team member

You must be able to travel to our site SG7 6NL by car as there is no public transport.

Please do not apply unless you hold a Level 3 Animal Care qualification

There is scope for future promotion.

The job commences March 2023

Full-time or Part-time, Permanent

Part-time hours could be 24 per week

Salary: £7.50-£11.00 per hour

Applicants over 17 years should send a CV by e mail to