Work with animals in a job at Pets at Home
Got a soft spot for animals? Begin or develop your career with a job with Pets at Home - from groomer to receptionist to retailer, we’ve got them all.
What are you going to do:
Pets at Home is one of the UK’s leading pet supplies retailers, and offers pet care services at their many ‘groom rooms’ around the country. And although animals are at the core of their business, you don’t have to be good around them to start a career with Pets at Home. If you don't fancy getting your hands dirty grooming a St. Bernard the size of a horse, then there’s plenty of support, delivery, and retail roles you could look into. There’s truly a Pets at Home job for everyone – no matter your interests, skills, or experience. Pets at Home offers jobs in Sheffield, Bristol, Edinburgh, Glasgow, and pretty much every other major city in the UK.
So what’re the requirements for a job at Pets at Home? We’re glad you asked! You don’t need a whole slew of certifications, experience, or know-how to start working at Pets at Home. In fact, most roles, particularly those that are non-specialised (think customer support, admin, or warehousing) don’t require a degree and or prior work experience at all. If you’re looking to get a job at a Pets at Home groom room, then you should have some affinity and experience with animals, as you’ll be around them for most of the day. Specialised roles on the other hand, such as energy analyst, finance business partner, or marketing executive may require a relevant degree and/or prior work experience.
So what’s the wage for a Pets at Home job? Well, that depends on your field of expertise. For most entry-level positions (such as dog groomer or customer support agent) you can expect to earn between £10-£15 an hour. For higher-level executive positions, you may earn between £25 and £35 an hour. Pets at Home job working hours vary as well. For the most part, office roles allow for plenty of flexibility, and hybrid working models are an option. For those after a part-time Pets at Home job, you’ll have the opportunity to work on off-hours, such as evenings or weekends.
Pets at Home employee benefits are excellent. You’ll enjoy a competitive base pay, and are able to earn additional pay supplements through extra training. You’ll get at least 28 days of annual leave, a company pension plan, and other mental, emotional, and financial supports benefits. In short, a Pets at Home career will truly contribute to your success, and to your personal and professional development.
What we offer:
- A job with a top UK employer in animal care
- Excellent opportunities for career progression
- Paid trainings and personal development plans
- Flexible working hours depending on your lifestyle
- A competitive salary
What we ask:
- No minimum education required
- No experience required
- Affinity and experience with animals (grooming)
- Communication and time management skills
- Attention to detail
You might be wondering: “how do I find a Pets at Home job near me?” Good question! If your location is filled out in your profile, we can match you to jobs in your area. If you want to take the initiative and explore vacancies near you, head over to all our jobs by location.
- Education Level
- College, Secondary School, University, Other
- Working hours per week
- 8 - 40
- Type of Contract
- Part-time jobs, Evening jobs, Weekend jobs, Summer / seasonal jobs, Temporary full-time jobs
- Salary indication
- Between £10.00 and £35.00 Per Hour
- Responsible for
- Handling customer inquiries, scheduling appointments, or processing payments, depending on the role.
- Published at
- Profession type
- Customer Service, Receptionist
- Full UK/EU driving license preferred
- Car Preferred
- Must be eligible to work in the EU
- Cover Letter Required
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