Host Boarding

*PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS POSITION REQUIRES YOU TO MOVE INTO AND CARE FOR PETS IN THE CLIENT’S HOME*

Pride in Pets Leicester have built an excellent reputation as the go-to local Pet Care Service in our areas of coverage. We hold exceptionally high standards and are committed to constantly building on our knowledge & skills.

We are seeking new Home Sitters to join our company, delivering an exemplary service to our customers and providing excellent care to their pets.

Please see full role descriptions:

Expected hours: Flexible, as and when needed, expected minimum 7 days of each month, including weekends and unsociable hours.
Location: Leicester/Leicestershire

Rate: Commission basis, between £20-£300 per month potential.

Home Sitters, also known as Holiday Sitters, will be required to care for dogs, cats and other pets in our client’s home for a specific period of time whilst their owner is away. This could be live-in (including overnights) or live-out care (early morning until late evening).

Perhaps you are able to work from home, work part-time or flexible shifts, or are usually available for a large proportion of the day and evening? Becoming a Home Sitter could be perfect for you.

Essential Criteria:

– A passion for dogs and a knowledge of their care and welfare needs.

– Experience caring for dogs.

– Full driving license and use of a car preferred, but may consider candidates without a driving license.

Full training and insurance will be provided and you will be required to obtain a DBS check and a practical first aid certification.
If the candidate is successful at interview, up to 3 full or 6 half-days of unpaid shadowing will be required prior to job offer being made. During these days, candidates will be required accompany a staff member on group walks/one-to-one walks and their skills and suitability will be assessed.

You must submit a cover letter with your application to be considered for the role, demonstrating your suitability.