Clippin Marvellous has been offering dog grooming services in Redbourn for 17 years. With customers from Redbourn, Harpenden, St.Albans and surrounding villages. Cara (the business owner) opened her shop in Redbourn High Street in 2009. This enabled Clippin Marvellous to serve more customers and also expand into a retail area for the business. The shop is open 5 days of the week and offers an exciting array of dog products.

Vacancy description

The position is for a junior dog grooming assistant. Reporting directly to the salon owner and working closely with all members of a small team. 

The duties of this role include:

  • Preparing dogs for bathing
  • Bathing dogs
  • Grooming out dogs
  • Daily cleaning duties

Desired skills

  • Applicants must have confidence and experience with handling dogs of all sizes

Personal qualities

  • Confident
  • Lively and outgoing individual
  • Physically able to meet the demands of the role
  • Polite and hard working

Desired qualifications

  • Good GCSE, or equivalent, results including maths and English desired but not essential

Future prospects

  • For the right candidate, there is the opportunity to progress to a full-time position of Dog Groomer

Things to consider

  • KEITS Training Services Ltd reserves the right to close the vacancy earlier than the listed closing date should the need arise


St. Albans AL3 7LW

Weekly wage


Working week


Apprenticeship duration

14 months approx.

Date posted

20 January 2020

Apprenticeship level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

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