Overview

Location: Elk Mill Retail Park

Salary: £9.66 per hour

Hours: Full Time


We offer various in-house training courses which are designed to provide our Stylists with a broader skillset and keep you up to date with the latest trends, including cat grooming, first aid and breed-specific courses.

Reporting into the Salon Manager, your responsibilities will be as follows;

The role;

  • As Dog Groomer you will be responsible for all aspects of pet grooming and you’ll deliver the very highest standard of pet grooming.
  • You will exceed our customers’ expectations by delivering Pawsitively Outrageous Service within the salon.
  • Your excellent communication skills will be fully utilised as you will be dealing with customers and their pets on a daily basis.
  • You will assist in ensuring excellent salon presentation is maintained and high standards are kept through cleanliness, safety and good standards of housekeeping.
  • As Dog Groomer you will assist with the training and development of other salon colleagues.
  • Our salons offer a great service every day of the week and so you will work 39 hours over 5 days out of 7

About you;

  • You’ll have experience of working within a grooming environment, and ideally, you’ll have experience in a similar, fast-paced environment where you’ve taken a hands-on approach.
  • It is essential that you are able to complete a groom from start to finish on the majority of breeds to a high standard (please note that grooming your own pet does not qualify as professional experience).
  • Having a grooming related qualification would also be beneficial.
  • You’ll have a proven track record of delivering high standards!
  • You’ll be a people person, have a real passion for pets as well as being a great team player.
  • You’ll be hungry to be part of a successful salon and you’ll be proactive in your approach.

The Benefits;

  • Competitive rate of pay £9.66 per hour, plus bonus.
  • 28 days paid annual leave (including bank holidays)
  • Birthday Leave – 1 day extra leave to celebrate your Birthday!
  • An extra days holiday when you become a new pet parent (Dog/Cat/Horse)
  • An extra days holiday when you move home
  • Half a day holiday for your little one’s first day at school
  • Pension Scheme
  • Colleague Discount – 20% discount for you (plus one family member). This can be used in Pets at Home stores, Groom Rooms, Companion Care Veterinary Services and Pet Plan Insurance!
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity, adoption and shared parental leave
  • Caring4Colleagues (grants, savings and loans)
  • Celebrating Special Occasions? You’ll get 1 extra week off and a gift to celebrate your wedding or civil partnership, and a gift from us if you are expecting or adopting a baby!
  • Team reward vouchers
  • “Treats” benefits – an online range of offers and discounts which are available exclusively to Pets at Home Colleagues.
  • Charity Leave – You are entitled to have one paid days leave each year to work for your favourite animal related charity.
  • Values Awards
  • Colleague of the Month Awards
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

We are happy to discuss the opportunity to work flexibly.


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