Award winning professional pet loving dog and cat groomers that offer a wide range of services across three salons. These vacancies are located in the Coulsdon Salon

Vacancy description

Duties include:

  • The apprentice will learn all aspects of prepping many breeds of dogs and cats for grooming
  • This will include bathing, drying, combing and all aspects of dog handling ensuring the coat is well prepped for the groomer
  • They will also ensure the salon is kept clean while giving customer service to our clients
  • If comfortable handling cats they will also assist with grooming our feline clients

Desired skills


  • You will need to have gained practical experience of handling a variety of dogs in a professional grooming or pet care environment and show this on your application to be considered
  • Strong dog handling experience is essential for this role and confidence handling a variety of different dog breeds. Please ensure you include detailed evidence of this in your application

Personal qualities

  • You have a passion for pets and pet-welfare and this is the basis of your desire to succeed in this industry
  • You are a ‘people person’ who enjoys working as part of a team and interacting with a wide range of people, both colleagues and customers
  • You have the ability and desire to work in a busy, fast paced environment
  • You are excited to learn new skills and are proactive in your approach to your own development

Desired qualifications

  • Candidates must not already hold a level 2 or higher in an Animal Care related Qualification to be eligible for this apprenticeship
    (Failure to show these will unfortunately result in an unsuccessful application)
  • GCSE’s or equivalent are desired

Future prospects

  • Possible future employment for the right candidates.

Things to consider

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

We offer a multitude of benefits:

  • 28 Days Holiday 
  • Bonus Birthday Day Off
  • Attendance Bonus 
  • Staff Discount on Salon Products 
  • Free Uniform by Top To Tail Clothing


Coulsden CR5 2RB

Weekly wage


Working week

Total hours per week: 40.00

Apprenticeship duration

16 months approx.

Date posted

10 September 2019

Apprenticeship level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

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