To all the great dog lovers, this job is (by far) made for you. Imagine two minutes, having to get up in the morning to cuddle and take care of little balls of hair that are too cute… The dream, isn’t it? Well with this job, all of that could become your reality. UK charity Guide Dogs is looking for its canine science assistant on a one-year contract in the spa town of Leamington Spa. And icing on the cake, the salary is 27,000 euros per month.
Guide dog training
Okay, the job will not only consist of petting dogs all day long, even if this mission is one of the heavy responsibilities to manage. To tell you the truth, the canids that will have to be taken care of are destined to be future guide dogs for people with blindness. Overall, the canine scientific assistant will have to ensure the well-being of animals and guarantee them a good development. Closely linked to canine educators, he will contribute in particular to the evaluations of the animal’s behavior. On the logistical side, he will support the team in the collection of data and the administration of the project.
But don’t get carried away too quickly. You will still need tick some selection criteria : have a minimum of 2 years of experience working with animals, a degree related to animal science as well as general organization, computer and research skills. So here it is, if you feel that this job can clearly make you happy, try your luck.