What does this career do?
Workers in this unit group care for animals held in kennels, stables, zoos and similar establishments, provide specialised training, grooming, clipping and trimming services for animals, and searches for and captures stray or nuisance dogs in public areas and perform a variety of animal care tasks not elsewhere classified in MINOR GROUP 613: Animal Care and Control Services.
What are the entry requirements?
Level 2 NVQ; GCSE at grades A*-C
How well does it pay?
Normal pay is around £16,328 per year. That is about £1,360 per month, or £8 per hour.
New workers generally start around £12,480 per year.
Highly experienced workers can earn as much as £22,755 per year.