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Dog Grooming Technician


£18,652.73 per annum




37 hours

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Team Leader – Animal, Equine and Veterinary


Northumberland College


Post Ref: 6205. Full Time, 37 hours per week. Permanent. £18,652.73 per annum

 Attractive benefits for this post include 35 days annual leave entitlement plus bank holidays and the opportunity to join the Local Government Pension Scheme

 An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Dog Grooming team at Northumberland College. Based at the stunning Kirkley Hall campus, the successful candidate will be pivotal in shaping our refreshed, student friendly Dog Grooming provision

The successful post holder will be self-motivated, enthusiastic and flexible in their approach to work. They should possess both a relevant Dog Grooming qualification up to Level 3 and also be able to demonstrate industry competency, either through updated skills or experience of working within a dog grooming environment. We are seeking to recruit a customer and student focussed professional who can deliver first class customer service as well as supporting excellence in the teaching of dog grooming

Working closely with the lecturer this post-holder will also be responsible for health and safety, equipment maintenance, client retention and communication and high standards of environmental hygiene and animal welfare

 Due to the nature of this post you will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure Check.

To find out more about this great opportunity email vacancies@sunderlandcollege.ac.uk or call 0191 511 6046 to request an application pack.  Please note we will only accept Sunderland College application forms.

All applications must be received by 12noon on Friday 31 January 2020

 It is anticipated that interviews will take place during the week commencing 10 February 2020.

We are working towards equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community.  We are committed to PREVENT and safeguarding the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.


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