"Thank you for Misty's bath she smells so nice and looks clean and shiny"

​- Kim & Misty, Derbyshire

Dog Day Care, Grooming & Homeboarding in Derby

Contact Us

Unit 20, ​Derby Trading Estate

Stores Road


DE21 4BE

T: 01332 347755

E: poochieplaycentre@hotmail.com

Current Vacancies

  • Animal Care Traineeship​​​

Please see below for job descriptions.

Give Your Dog a New Leash of Life

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Telephone: ​01332 347755

Animal Care Traineeship (Date posted: 2nd May 2018)

Opportunity for 16-24's to gain valuable skills and experience in Animal Care.. Ideal for anyone looking to gain experience to prepare for an apprenticeship. You will receive support during your placement with on the job training and additional maths and English mentoring where required. This 24-week role is a chance to prove yourself to hopefully secure a paid apprenticeship; there is no guarantee of this however you will receive workplace experience to enhance your CV if unsuccessful. This programme is only available for high school levers and those working at Level 2 or lower.
Up To £50 per week paid into your bank account to cover travel expenses.

he course and payment is provided by Babington Training and set out by the government. Follow this link for more information: - https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/traineeships-programme
Poochie Play Centre Traineeship is 30 hours per week across 5 days Monday to Friday between the hours of 7am until 6pm. Depending on Maths and English grades you will need to attend college for no more than 2 days per week.

Uniform Provided – Polo Shirt, Jumper and Jacket (winter months) you will be required to wear black jeans or leggings.
Piercings must be at a minimal and hair must be of subtle colours and look professional 
Skills Required
- Be able to handle dogs
- Excellent communicator
- A passion for working with dogs and animals
- Hardworking
- Be able to work as part of a team

Please email a copy of your CV to poochieplaycentre@hotmail.com.