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Work Placement - The Dog House

Job description

Pet Groomers based at Meden Vale, NG20 9PZ

A Dog House, is a small run dog groomers and pet supplies business.

You will gain lots of experience of working in a Dog Groomers, and if you are interested in owning your own pet groomers in the future - this placement could be for you! 

On placement you will observe and learn the basic of dog grooming. While also shadowing and assisting main staff on front desk - learning the basics of the daily running of the dog shop, supporting with admin tasks on computers and general housekeeping. 


  • Apply by: 30/06/2019
  • Company: The Dog House
  • Pay: N/A
  • Working times/day: TBC
  • Location: Ossington Close, Meden Vale, Mansfield NG20 9PZ
  • Job type: Work placements
  • Job sector: Animal Care
  • Employers reference: INTTDOGH
  • Listing date: 01/08/2018

How to apply

To apply for this vacancy, please come and see the work placement team.


Ensure you have agreed start & end dates with your employer before completing your application following the steps below.

Step 1 - Complete the work placement application form or the placement app (connect – placement manager).

Step 2 - We will check you meet the college's employability standards and then complete the Health and Safety Risk Assessment.

Step 3 - Once this check is approved we will send you, your progress tutor, and the employer an email to confirm your work placement is ‘ Ready to Go’. You MUST NOT START YOUR WORK PLACEMENT, until you have received the confirmation email.

If you have questions or need any support with your work placement applications, please email

Alternatively, call into Room 103 at Derby Road or see your Work Placement Advisor at Station Park- Construction SP004 Engineering Innovation Centre OL134 or Create DR061.

We encourage you to secure your work placement as soon as possible. The deadline to have a placement agreed is 20th Dec 2019.

Good luck and remember to ask your employer on completing your placement if you can add them as a new reference on your CV!

Please note - Placements are open to all students at Vision West Nottinghamshire College, this may result into the placement being allocated; the work placement team will be able to let you know if this placement has been fully allocated.

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