grooming room

The Grooming Room is a busy dog grooming salon located in Chart Sutton in Kent. The Grooming Room is designed to provide a service beyond the traditional pet grooming parlour. The Grooming Room is a professional environment without the bustle of a commercial parlour. We have invested in the very best professional grooming equipment and products to make your dog's grooming experience as stress free as possible.

Vacancy description

The position is for an Apprentice 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

  • Strong communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Confidence and experience with handling dogs of all sizes
  • Lively and outgoing individual
  • Physically able to meet the demands of the role
  • Polite and hard worker

Desired qualifications

  • Good GCSE or equivalent results including maths and English, desired but not essential
  • Applicants MUST NOT already hold a level 2 or higher in an animal care related subject to be eligible for this apprenticeship

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


Maidstone ME17 3RT

Weekly wage

Dependent upon skill and experience

Working week


Apprenticeship duration

14 months approx.

Date posted

11 February 2020

Apprenticeship level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

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