Job vacancies

DOG HOME BOARDERS NEEDED!

We are currently looking for host families for our dog home boarding service. Applicants must live in / near the areas of Tenbury Wells, Ludlow, Leominster, or Bromyard. Hosts care for dogs in their own homes – you must have a secure garden and have no other work commitments which would take you away from the home for more than three hours at a time. You must meet the following criteria:

Availability
You will be required to look after dogs at any time throughout the year, especially so in school holidays and possibly over Christmas and New Year. Please be advised that the work will vary throughout the year; some periods will be busier than others and you must be prepared for this.

Experience
You must own or have owned your own dog(s)/pets (Essential)
10 years experience or more of looking after domestic pets (Desirable)
Over 18 years of age (Essential)
Must have an understanding of basic pet care requirements (Essential)

Qualifications
Any previous pet care / first aid experience
You will need a dog home boarding license (we will discuss this with you)

Skills
Willing and able to walk dogs in all weathers
Able to walk dogs of all sizes and breeds

Personal attributes
Flexible and friendly
Honest and reliable

Essential requirements:
We regret that we cannot recruit families/couples with children under 5 years old for health and safety reasons
Any hosts with their own dog (s) must ensure that they are socialised, neutered, and on a flea control and worming programme
You must have a (preferably good-sized), secure garden
You must be a committed animal lover
Be prepared to have a CRB check if required

  • Competitive rates of pay!
  • Very rewarding job for all animal lovers!

DOG WALKERS / SITTERS REQUIRED!

Do you love animals and love walking? How about a job that involves both that pays well?

We are currently recruiting dog walkers and dog/cat/small animal sitters in the Tenbury Wells, Leominster, Ludlow, and Bromyard areas. We require experienced pet owners who are willing to walk / look after our client’s dogs in the daytime and (occasionally if requested), stay over-night. Work varies according to our client’s needs; you may only be required to work a couple of hours a week or in the busiest periods, up to four hours or more in a day. The vacancies advertised would be ideal for retired individuals, couples, animal lovers who want to keep fit, or people who cannot commit to having a pet on a full-time basis but love animals (especially dogs!) all the same. We also require you to attend to the needs of smaller pets as part of our ‘Teeny terrors’ small pet care service.

Applicants must enjoy walking, be prepared to walk more than one dog at a time, and be prepared to walk in all weathers.

Dog walkers / sitters are required to have:

  • A CRB for holding keys/entering client’s properties
  • Previous experience of pet sitting / walking
  • Be flexible and reliable
  • Be a committed animal lover
  • No past criminal convictions

Please click here to download an application form. Once completed, please email it to itsnotadogkennelteam@gmail.com or post to It’snotadogkennel apps, Woodlings Barn, Newnham Bridge, Tenbury Wells, Worcs. WR15 8JF