This position is for an experienced groomer. We do not mind how many years you've been grooming (although it is considered) so long as you show good skill as a groomer.

This position can be full-time, part-time or casual. This position is paid an hourly rate and not commision based (although we do provide incentives.) Renumeration based on skill level and experience.

  • Someone that takes pride in their work 
  • Ability to work with dogs of all sizes and temperaments
  • Ability to work independently
  • Uses gentle handling techniques 
  • Has excellent customer service skills (friendly interaction with customers is a requirement)
  • Is reliable
  • Grooms dogs beautifully
  • Knows how to de-mat painlessly, fluff dry and line brush

The following are not required but people with these skills are preferred:

  • Knows how to groom to the breed standard. E.g. knows how to do a schnauzer or a Westie in traditional groom styles
  • Can hand-strip
  • Knows how to "create content" for social media. This can be as simple as taking nice photos, creating reels, or having a digitally creative flare.
  • Any extra qualifications or courses completed e.g. fear-free training, workshops, certificates
  • Extra bonus points if you can groom cats!


All applications are to be sent to with the email description "JOB APPLICATION - GROOMER"

Please include and CV and a cover letter.

Please include the following in your CV:

  • Name and Contact details (phone number, email, residential address.)
  • Previous Work Experience
  • Your experience with animals generally. This can include pets, volunteer work, causes you've been a part of etc.
  • 2 Referees who we can contact
  • Reference photos of previous work. Please include a minimum of 4 photos showing different grooms
  • Social media handles if you have any dedicated pages for grooming

Please include the following in your Cover Letter:

  • Detail why you'd like this position and any future ambitions
  • Your availability including how soon you could commence work, how many hours you'd like to work, and what days and times best suit you.