Coventry, West Midlands
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£18,321 per annum
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Puppy Training Coordinator

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Puppy Training Team as a Puppy Trainer. This role is at the forefront of our assistance dog training programme and is responsible for co-ordinating and monitoring the progress of the puppies to ensure they receive the highest standard of socialisation and early training in order to maximise their chances of becoming qualified working our client.

Puppy Training Coordinator Responsibilities:

- Providing on-going training, support and advice to volunteer Puppy Parents.
- Carrying out home visits and classes for Puppy Parents.
- Recruiting Puppy Parents.
- Monitoring progress of puppies.

Puppy Training Coordinator Requirements:

- Experience of training puppies.
- Demonstrable dog training knowledge and skills.
- A working knowledge of the assessment of puppy and dog behaviour and traits.
- Coaching and training skills.
- Current UK driving licence or able to provide transport to enable visits.

Above all you will embrace our values with passion and love working as part of the growing our clients family helping disabled people to enjoy a greater independence and a better quality of life.

This important role will be based at our Midlands Training Centre in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, working within a defined geographical location in the Derby area (please see the attached map) in order to visit our puppies in the region.

Our client is a Disability Confident Committed employer.

Please note all interviews will be taking place our Midlands Training Centre, Osgathorpe, Leicestershire.

Please apply online with a CV together with any supporting documentation that demonstrates your suitability for the role. If you have problems with the online application form please try using a different web browser (Google Chrome is typically the most reliable.)

About Our Client;

If you are looking for an inspirational challenge, join our amazing assistance dog charity and contribute to our life changing work.

Their mission is to transform the lives of adults with physical disabilities through partnership with their specially trained assistance dogs. To help them create these amazing partnerships, they need amazing people.

Location: Osgathorpe, Leicestershire

Job type: Full Time, Permanent, 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £18,321 per annum

Closing date for applications: Midnight 09 February 2020
1st Interview Date (Practical Assessment Centre): 24 February 2020
2nd Interview Date: 09 March 2020

You may have experience of the following: Puppy Training Coordinator, Puppy Training, Puppy Trainer, Dog Trainer, Animal Trainer, Dog Behaviourist, Dog Training, Guide Dogs, Canine Training, Dog Training Coordinator, Charity, Third Sector, NFP, etc.

Ref: 90948

Posted on: 13 January 2020
Closed date: 09 February 2020
Job ref: 90948
Tags: Training