TWO Canine Behaviour Officers – Fixed Term Contract, Home Based

Do you have an excellent understanding of the principles of canine behaviour and training? Are you a clear communicator with experience of delivering training both face-to-face and virtually?

We are seeking two Behaviour Officers who will support the Head of Canine Behaviour in developing and delivering material to employers and employees of external organisations. The training will support businesses that are considering adopting dog friendly policies, both for staff and visitors to their premises. Training will be developed both from the perspective of the employer and the employees of the businesses in question, whilst keeping dog welfare at the forefront of any organisation or individual’s decision making.

The successful individual will have a thorough working knowledge of dog behaviour, training and welfare, and ideally practical experience in clinical behaviour and/or training. They will have excellent communication skills, with experience of delivering training both in person and virtually to a range of audiences, the ability to liaise with stakeholders sensitively and professionally, and will be passionate about enhancing the welfare of dogs.

This is a 1 year fixed term contract that will be home-based but will require some travel as well as overnight stays.

Salary: Contact jobs@dogstrust.org.uk

Closing date: 11/10/2021

Further information can be found here.