Qualifications should include:
Diploma in dog training.
History of dog ownership
Responsibilities for Dog Trainer
Be able to train the dogs and their owners to a high standard and promote good dog behavior in a welcoming and understanding environment.
Ability to assess and identify problem behaviors and training methods for each individual dog. Capable to train any dog effectively.
Decide the best training option for the dog and the owner and able to create a training plan for the dog
Able to train private one on one sessions with the owners, board and train dogs and group classes
Educate dog owners about dog care, behavior and their dogs ongoing training needs
Understand an owner’s needs and concerns. Be able to train the dogs and their owners to a high standard and promote good dog behavior in a welcoming and understanding environment.
Excellent communicating skills
Willing to be flexible with work hours (weekends & evenings when required depending on the work schedule and seasonality)
Strong work ethics
Able to multitask
Follow specified training program outlines
Good customer service – Responding to enquiries and following up with existing clients.
Maintains professional demeanor at all times
Able to work as part of a team and help to build other team members abilities and morale
Good computer skills. Able to complete training reports for owners and to management
Participating in center events