Animal Grooming Technician

Job Ref: 21/204 | Organisation: TEC Partnership

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Animal Grooming Technician 21/204G

£18,281 – £19,190 FTE salary (£9,140 – £9,595 pro rata per annum)

18.5 hours per week


Location: Nunsthorpe Campus

The Grimsby Institute is part of the TEC Partnership, which is a large, innovative, dynamic and financially sound organisation. We are officially an “Outstanding” educational provider.

We are now offering a fantastic opportunity to join the Grimsby Institute in the role of an Animal Grooming Technician. If you are a team player who is passionate about helping learners reach their full potential, then we want to hear from you!

About the role

As a dog grooming technician you will provide technical support for the running of both educational and commercial dog grooming activities within the animal care department at TEC Partnership. Key responsibilities will include:

-Opening of grooming facilities when required.
-Setting up teaching rooms and facilities ready for practical delivery
-Supporting practical delivery of dog grooming
-Maintaining equipment and facilities to ensure safe and efficient running of operations
-Supporting with events and open evenings when required (this may include evenings and weekends)
-Providing customer service for commercial grooming activities including taking bookings, collecting and returning dogs and taking payments
-Supporting the husbandry of animals on campus
-Cleaning practical areas and maintaining general housekeeping before, during and after practical lessons
-Supporting the wider animal care technical team when required

About the person

Previous experience of working in a commercial dog grooming facility is essential and the successful candidate will also possess excellent customer service skills. It is essential that the successful candidate will hae the flexibility and capacity to work evenings and weekends when required for events and hold a Level 3 dog grooming qualification as well as Level 2/GCSE Maths and English. Experience of supporting teaching, training and learning is also desirable.

In return for your experience and skills, we can offer you a good salary, pension membership, access to a wide range of other Group benefits and opportunities for career progression and personal development.

If having read the job description you are interested in this role, please press the “Apply Now” button and send us your application.

The closing date for this advert is 12th December 2021

The TEC Partnership is committed to Prevent Duty, Equality, Diversity & Inclusion and promoting British Values within the workplace. We are an equal opportunity workplace. Safeguarding is a priority for us, as well as ensuring the welfare of children and young people and we expect the same commitment from all staff and volunteers.

 All posts are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Clearance through the DBS, references that cover the last two years of employment and other checks may also be required.

Please note that all employees must have Literacy and Numeracy to at least Level 2.


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Location: Grimsby Institute , Nuns Corner, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, DN34 5BQ

Wage: GBP £18,281 - £19,190 FTE salary (£9,140 - £9,595 pro rata per annum)

Date Posted: 25/11/2021

Closing Date: 12/12/2021

Post Type: Support

Hours: Part-time

Contract Type: Permanent

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