Animal Care and Farm Shop Assistant Apprentice – NONE GO BYE FARM SHOP LTD (LS18 5HZ)

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Are you looking to earn money whilst learning a worthwhile skill? The job will include assisting in the farm shop and serving customers, general animal care and assisting with maintaining the high standards of all animal husbandry.

Overview

  • Assisting daily with cleaning out, bedding up and feeding the animals.
  • Checking animals daily for signs of problems or first aid needed.
  • Assisting with goat walks and primary school visits as well as bagging up animal feed for customers.
  • Serving in the farmshop and assisting customers.

About the Employer

None Go Bye Farm is a family run business for families and children to enjoy a fun, natural experience in the outdoors and amongst a range of animals, including alpacas, llamas, goats, donkeys, sheep and pigs. The business also has a farm shop on site, full of local produce and a busy atmosphere serving customers.

Things to Consider

Please consider how you would reach the location of the workplace. The job will include working outdoors in all weathers, and being active both outdoors and within the shop.

Training to be Delivered

  • Training will be delivered one day a week to be decided, remotely.
  • The apprentice will work towards a level 2 qualification in animal care and welfare assistant apprenticeship.

Vacancy Details

Vacancy Location

HORSFORTH

Apprenticeship Level

Intermediate Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer Address

NONE GO BYE FARM
OTLEY OLD ROAD
HORSFORTH
LS18 5HZ

Expected Duration

12 Months

Working Week

Shift patterns to be decided, Monday to Friday between 8:30 to 5pm with 30 minute unpaid lunch break. Potential for overtime in high season.

Weekly Hours

30

Wage Amount

£8,236.80 Yearly

What You Need

Desired Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade 9-5 A*-C or equivalent) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade 9-5 A*-C or equivalent) Desired

Desired Skills

  • Communication skills
  • Customer care skills
  • Team working
  • Physical fitness

Future Prospects

  • Upon completing a Level 2 Animal Care and Welfare Assistant there are a variety of routes one could take, this includes further progression and careers in animal care/rescue centre worker, kennel/cattery assistant, veterinary care assistant, RSPCA welfare officer, dog handler, dog walker/pet sitter and pet shop assistant.

Date Posted

2023-05-18

Leeds City College