Derrings Boarding Kennels, provides dog boarding and kenneling near York!
Current Job Opportunities

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Kennel Assistant

Full time/ Part time Kennel Assistant required 

  • We are one of the leading kennels in North Yorkshire, therefore require our staff to have very high standards.
  • Duties to include but not restricted to - dog walking, customer service, general adminstration, animal husbandry, cleaning, painting. A very varied role
  • Must have a relevant Level 3 qualification.
  • Previous experience with animals
  • Previous experience of dealing with the public in a customer service setting.
  • Must be an animal lover with the ability to handle a wide range of dog breeds.
  • Ability to work individually and as part of a team
  • Must have full clean UK driving licence and own transport
  • Live within a 30 minute commute due to early start
  • This is a physically demanding, fast paced role and requires the individual to be able to adapt to changing circumstances on a daily basis. Especially during school holidays so someone who is motivated and thrives in a busy environment would be well suited.
  • Must be an organised person regarding feeding dogs and adminstration of medications
  • You will be joining a small team therefore flexibility within the role is essential.
  • Working on a flexible rota however some weekend work is a must.
  • Working hours - 7am - 12pm and 1.30pm - 6pm. Hours vary during busy periods and lunch times vary so that a member of staff is always on site.
  • There is a requirement to work bank holidays including Christmas and New year
  • Starting wage dependant on experience.
  • Uniform provided 

If you feel this role suits you please send your CV with covering letter to Adrian Cowton, Derrings Kennels, New Derrings Farm, Raskelf, York, YO61 3LW or email