Dog Welfare Officer

Job title Dog Welfare Officer
Location   The Grange, Saunderton 
Hours

Full Time working 35 Hours per week

Salary £15,598.14 - £21,197.37 per annum experience dependant

  

Hearing Dogs for Deaf People are looking for a full time Dog Welfare Officer on a 6 month contract to work in our Dog Welfare Department at our Head office, Saunderton, Buckinghamshire.

The successful applicant will need to show practical and theoretical experience, gained either through previous employment or regular and extensive work experience in kennels or a veterinary surgery.

A diploma or BTEC in small animal care or another recognised animal course at an equivalent level or vet nurse training is desirable.

In addition, dog welfare staff will need to have a full driving licence and be prepared to work weekends and some bank holidays.

 

For further information or an application form please contact Kayla Mackenzie on Kayla.Mackenzie@hearingdogs.org.uk or 01844 348100.

 

Closing date for applications is the 11th December.

First interviews will take place in the week commencing 16th December.                                        

 

Download Application form

 

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitating of Offenders Act 1974. This is in relation to the Protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults. Applicants will therefore be required to disclose all convictions (spent and unspent), cautions, warnings and reprimands and any relevant non-conviction information. The successful candidate will be required to undertake a Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure Check under the terms of the Police Act 1997 (Part V).